It’s September. It’s the first day of a new school year and everyone’s heading to class. But I’m graduated now. So what am I doing on this day? I’m moving to Dublin!!!!! Yep! No big deal or anything. A few months ago my application for an Irish Working Holiday Visa was accepted. This means I’m… Continue reading New Beginnings
So apparently, (for me anyway) blogging and backpacking do not mix. I was determined to document my two month travels through Southeast Asia, but as you can probably see by my absence and lack of posts, that did not happen. I had an absolutely amazing trip! It was such an adventure and it was so… Continue reading Oops I Forgot To Blog
Today was the big day. I woke up at 5:30am (thanks for that UBC), put on a pretty dress and heels, and ventured out to campus to join hundreds of my peers in struggling to get our gowns on, hoods pinned, and caps straight before our 8:00am convocation. The ceremony itself was kind of a blur, but… Continue reading I Graduated – Now What?
In my last post I mentioned that I want to get back into reading. I thought I'd share a bit about a few books I've read recently, and a list of the ones I plan to read in the near future. Please feel free to recommended some of your favourites to me! I'm always looking… Continue reading My Reading List
Lately I've been taking my dog for long walks along the water every evening. This gives me a lot of time alone with my thoughts and helps to clear my head. With graduation fast approaching (3 days!!!), I've found myself thinking a lot about the upcoming changes in my life. I've also been thinking a lot… Continue reading Mind, Body, & Soul
I've just done something some people may see as crazy. I quit my administration job at a private investment firm in downtown Vancouver. The job was wonderful; my employers were friendly, the office was beautiful, and the company paid for my lunches and all the coffee and fresh pressed juices I could drink. I also… Continue reading Why I Quit My Job and Sold My Car
I can't believe it. I'm graduating college in a week. Is this real? Is this actually happening? These past few years have gone by unbelievably fast. They've been some of the best of my life. College gave me a new sense of freedom. It was the first time I moved out of my parents' house and was… Continue reading Do I Really Have to Graduate?