How to get bad grades and still succeed

October is the month we students start to feel a little sad because we get back our marks from our assignments/tests we submitted in September... Or is it just me? It also prolly has something to do with the weather. *Disclaimer: The title of this post may be misleading to some - because you should know you won't graduate university…

Reaching the peak (but almost giving up) 

I posted a short video a couple of weeks ago on my Instagram which probably confused y'all. Here's the full version: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lHPtG3y3MdQ&feature=youtu.be This past summer, I worked as a French teacher for around 20 Gr2/3 students. It was one of the most overwhelming and patience-testing experiences of my life, but boy is it true that…

I gave up TV and Netflix for 81 days, and now I make my bed every day

Today marks the last day of having to talk to my family around the table over lunch and dinner, which in other words means I can go back to watching TV and Netflix. Initially, my family and I wanted to give up TV and Netflix for Lent so we participated in the Catholic celebration. But, we…

In honour of #IWD: Ladies, it starts with us!

If you've been tweeting about International Women's Day because you've been trying to tell men or more specifically your EX that he should have loved you more, you're doing it wrong. Thankfully most of the posts I've seen all week are by beautiful ladies showing some love to the influential women in their lives! This week is all about empowering women.…

Spaghetti and baseballs – Going deeper than dreams

I had a dream the other day that I was trying to catch a baseball but it suddenly turned into spaghetti! Like no plate, no container, just spaghetti and meatballs flat onto the palm of my hand. It gets weirder because I then turned to a friend and shared the spaghetti with them (straight out of…

What I did when I didn’t know what to do

Ever felt like your life was a game of twister? You've got your left foot on the green, your right hand on the red, and your face squished between someone's stomach and someone else's thigh. You're doing a little bit of that, a little bit of this, but you've lost sight of what you really want…