9 productive things you can do when class is cancelled

Whether we like it or not, classes get cancelled. (Sometimes we call it a labour disruption when it lasts longer than one missed class due to the prof catching the flu.) I'm currently experiencing a time where half of my classes are cancelled and the other half are ongoing, but I don't get penalized if…

How to answer to your calling when so many phones are ringing #GLamour

This Valentine's day I'm reflecting on love. But, as much as I'd like to write on the things to look for in a significant other, or on the concept of loving yourself before anybody else does, I've been facing an ongoing dilemma with my life for the past couple years and it's this: What do…

#OneWord365: God, because He’ll work my resolutions on my behalf

Before I make God any promises for 2018, I'd like to first ask for His forgiveness for neglecting Him in 2017. Sorry about that time(s) I doubted your plan. I shouldn't have written Jeremiah 29:11 in my high school yearbook outro if I wasn't planning on believing in it. Some context for anyone who hasn't…

Questions To Ask Yourself When You’re Thinking About Pursuing A University Degree

You learn a heck of a lot in the first two and a half years of your undergraduate degree. I'll share with you two harsh lessons I picked up: 1. Look towards the future when making decisions; and, 2. Enjoy the present. How are those not mutually exclusive? (In other words, how does one do both?)…

The moment I realized I’m not fully confident in French, and what I’m doing about it | Article Bilingue

I dialled back a phone number the other day after I had missed their call (& after googling the number of course to find out whether or not they were legit. Trust issues? I think so.) A woman answered the call in French. Totally taken aback, I subconsciously answered in English, then proceeded to scold…

VIDEO: A trip to the Holy Land – best history class ever

Hey Monday-lovin's! This is no ordinary blog post... I'm treating y'all to a video this week!!! I've finally been able to recapitulate into a four minute vlog all the footage of this trip that makes me feel some type of way!!! My post with the pictures a couple weeks back did not serve this trip any…