Let’s Chat: Job search, grad school, travel, family

I want to open up about some things right now because I am sad and feel alone. It might be held against me. It might be complaining or overreacting. Honestly, I don’t care because its life, I have no one to talk to and its 2020. I can’t get into my National Student Loan Service […]

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Making Impulsive Purchases

The past few days I have been feeling a bit down, and today my period decided to say hi very painfully. So what do I do to cope? Make impulsive purchases. I’m usually very careful with my money and think things through before buying something. But today I did not. I know its a bad […]

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Stressed, Anxious & Overwhelmed

I feel like I am in way over my head right now, that all I want to do is just cry myself to sleep. But instead of doing that I am going to eat my feelings away in lemon strudels and talk about what is going on. Because I am stressed, anxious, overwhelmed and hate […]

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I Met My Half-Sister Today

A few weeks ago I made a post saying that I found my half-sister on Facebook. Well today I met her. So on Friday she reached out to me saying that she would be in Toronto for the weekend and whether or not I was interested in meeting her. After I got over the shock […]

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So I Found My Long Lost Half-Sister

Okay so that title might be a little dramatic, so let me explain. I consider myself an only child, even though I technically have three half-siblings on my father’s side [2 half-sisters both born in Canada, one 4 years younger and the other 7 years younger and a half-brother 14years younger than me born in […]

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What It’s Like to Graduate into a Pandemic

Night time with some trees

If you have never heard of CNBC Make It, I would recommend trying out their content because it is good and relatable as a twenty-something year old. Tonight I decided to watch one where they talked about What It’s Like To Graduate Into A Recession. I know that older people love to assume that as […]

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I’ve Graduated. Now What?

Last Thursday, I finally got my diploma. Now it really feels like I have graduated. I would show you my diploma, but it is still in the box that it came in, and I feel lazy. And since I paid for it to come with the frame, it is heavy, fragile and very pretty. I […]

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Tired of Spending Money – A Rant

This is going to be a rant because like the title says, I am tired of spending money. My birthday is exactly a month from today – July 25th. And honestly I am not looking forward to it. Usually I’m spending it with my puppy and family in the Caribbean. But borders are closed and […]

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My Struggle between Straight Hair and curly Hair

A few days ago I finally took my graduation photos. And I was struggling with the decision whether or not I wanted my hair to be curly or straightened. I have a love hate relationship with my hair [and I think that is a story on its own]. So for me to make the decision […]

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Comparing yourself to Strangers because of Social Media

A while ago I ended up scrolling through some stranger’s instagram photos, and honestly that was the biggest mistake ever. One of the reasons why I do not like social media is because it makes you compare yourself and achievements to others. And I hate doing that because it makes me feel down. So why […]

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