Canada Day 2020

Today is Canada Day. Happy Canada Day!!! It marks the day [July 1 1867] when Canada’s three original provinces (Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and the Canada province, which is now Ontario and Quebec) joined as one nation. Don’t worry if you didn’t know, I just learned that too. There are fireworks, food, festivals. Lots of […]

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Moving to Canada: Now and Then

People at an airport waiting

This is my 100th post. Wooohoooooo. Perfect timing. Today (June 28th 2015) marks 5 years since I moved to Canada. And its so interesting to look back to see how much life has changed and how much I have changed in those 5 years. Unlike other people, I had it easy. Since my mom was […]

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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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Wholesome Conversation with a Stranger

I have slowly been applying to jobs because why not. I have justI graduated, travel plans are ruined and I’m bored at home. In the next few months, I will take it more seriously, but for right now, I’m only apply to one or two a day. And so far they are the standard rejection […]

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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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I’m Anxious Over Taking Photos and I Hate Myself

I’m taking my graduation photos this afternoon. Its 10:30 right now and I am ball of anxiety. And its such a weird feeling for me because I haven’t felt that in a while. Some part of me hates myself that I can’t do something normal and something that I have been looking forward to. The […]

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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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Just Hearing Those Words: Part 1

I have a good sense of intuition. And honestly it can be a blessing and a curse. Whenever something has happened or is about to, its like my body can just feel something is different. It does not know what exactly, just that something is off. And its been happening for years. Now that away […]

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My Little Piece of the Internet

I try to explain to others whats going on but they don’t understand. Not only can they not relate to whats going on and how I feel, they leave. Imagine having the gut to tell someone your story, the pain and emotions that come with it. They pretend to understand. Maybe they do. But then […]

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Was buying a kindle Worth it?

Last month, as a graduation gift to myself, I bought a kindle. You have to celebrate the little moments in life right? Some part of me questioned whether or not that was a big mistake. I could have purchased something else. I kept on thinking: the device only cost $140 CAD, but I did get […]

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