Reading Week : 3 things that have taken up my break for the past 3 years

I'm sure I can speak for any University student (who had a rough first half of this semester & who took advantage of last week) when I say: this past break was so well needed. I spent my reading week: 1. on an annual retreat with my church's youth, 2. catching up with good friends over coffee…

Ohana, oh na na, half of my heart is in the diaspora

Shoutout to Camila Cabello and Lilo & Stitch for the title reference. I really hope you read it with a rhythm. P.S. "Ohana" means family. And, you know the rest. A dream my family had been praying about for years had manifested itself this past December. My mom's whole family from the diaspora were blessed to gather…

Christmas Chats with Radio Glendon #FêtesGL

Every year, the eAmbassadors blog about our holidays using the hashtag #FêtesGL. Last Friday, I had the chance to talk to Marie, hostess of "What's Going On" at Radio Glendon. We talked all things Christmas, my absolute favourite holiday ever. So this year, I'm talking about a white Christmas, family traditions, and challenging the cookie-cutter…

When was the last time you said “thank you” to your health? | 5-min read

If you commute to Glendon via TTC, you probably know where Sunnybrook Hospital is. This Thanksgiving, our Glendon eAmbassadors team is talking about what we're thankful for; we call it #ThanksGLiving! Check out the posts this week by using the hashtag across social media! So last week, I hopped onto a bus after class to…

Updates: Hosting a YouTube series, Dominican Republic, & more…

Hi my loves! I'm planning on spicing things up on the YouTube channel this summer and for the first video of the season, here's a shout out to beautiful Dominican (Puerto Plata)! It only felt fitting to kick off the sunny season with this one! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GvtHXjLXa1M&feature=youtu.be I've always wanted to dive into Premiere Pro and advance…

To the ladies out there, thank you #InternationalWomensDay

I wanted to text all my lady friends to wish them a Happy International Women's Day tomorrow but, then I was like, these messages won't do my gratitude any justice. So, let's give a blog-worthy shout out to all the women in our lives who are extraordinarily loveable and amazing in their own special way. To the mothers out there:…

#FêtesGL: Christmas Tag with the brother (Video)

Hey beauts, enjoy this rendition of "Christmas in a video" for the Tanner sibs. Also feel free to use the questions below for some fun of your own! https://youtu.be/_IRQtdj5gFc   TAG QUESTIONS: What's my favourite Christmas movie? What would I leave out for Santa besides milk and cookies? What am I usually doing on Christmas day?…