We can't all be beaming all the time. We can't all be freespirited, take-things-as-they-come, spontaneous adventurers 100 per cent of the time. And, you know what, that's completely OK. . . .
Inspired by all of the hullabaloo (yes, I tried) surrounding social media and teen (ex) Instagrammer/Youtuber Essena O'Neill the last few days, I've been thinking a lot about the purpose behind why we do what we do. Maybe quitting social media is an extreme action to take, but the sentiment is . . .
It's been 9 days since my last post. That's the longest I've gone without updating this blog in quite some time. Let me explain why that's happened. When I started writing this blog a year ago, I was living and working in a large city in Canada. I'd just returned from a year of living in South . . .
After on-and-off vegetarianism for several years, I finally decided to commit fully to veganism a couple of weeks ago. Suddenly, one evening, it just hit me that I needed to do it and it needed to be now—not a gradual transition, but right now and forever. Earthlings may not have played into that . . .
I heard recently that if you spend a weekend reading and devouring information on a given topic, you will know more about that topic than 90 per cent of the people out there. I would never say that I'm an expert on the topic of blogging, but I have a deep love of learning and that's something I . . .