January State of the Union

What a difference a break can make, I was looking back at December's SOTU and I can feel how exhausted I was in my writing. And now after nearly 3 weeks off work and at home/in the city, one full week off the blog, and approaching 4 weeks without work travel I feel so much … Continue reading January State of the Union

December State of the Union

December has felt like when everything has finally come to a head. Frustrations, crushes, tasks and projects, tiredness, things I've been putting off, everything just feels like it's all teetering on the edge of crashing down and I am so excited to be having the upcoming break. I am heading home for the holidays on … Continue reading December State of the Union

November State of the Union

We're nearly half-way through November now and it's been a great month so far. It feels really nice to be busy, as much as it is a bit overwhelming sometimes. It's also so far, been a cozy month, maybe it's because I was sick, but I've spent a decent amount of time cuddled up on … Continue reading November State of the Union

October State of the Union

This post idea literally just occurred to me. I was thinking about how I DNFed (did not finish) the only book I attempted to read in the month. I think in the future I will combine all of monthly recap style posts, the monthly empties, the what I reads in..., the financial fitness check ins, … Continue reading October State of the Union

End of Summer Bucket List

I am so nervous for summer to end this year. I have no concrete plans to leave the north yet (as in I don't have enough money saved up nor a new job), so I am staring down the barrel of another Northwestern Ontario winter and I am terrified. So I want to eke out … Continue reading End of Summer Bucket List

Christmas Movie Marathon

Even though I haven't lived in the USA since 2006 I still mark the start of the Christmas season by American Thanksgiving. I do not start listening to Christmas music, I do not watch holiday movies, I often don't even start my Christmas shopping before American Thanksgiving. But American Thanksgiving was this past Thursday and … Continue reading Christmas Movie Marathon