Oh The Adventures We Had…

I’m a bit late on this one since it’s about our Saturday adventures and now its Thursday but oh well. Better late than never right…? Work with me on this one. Anyways, Saturday (August 31) we took ourselves on one epic adventure around Hou Hai lake which is about a mile north of the Forbidden […]

China Day 24 – Climbing The Great Wall

This weekend I finally visited China’s Great Wall – let me tell you, it did not disappoint. I can’t describe how inspiring is it to visit something so well-known and that’s over 1,000 years old. So historic and so monumental – it gave me a whole new appreciation for life; past, present and future. Our […]

Creative Writing: Tips To Avoid Going Insane

Creative writing is anything where the purpose is to express thoughts, feelings and emotions rather than to simply convey information. Sounds easy enough, right? With my jump into the world of writing, I quickly discovered that it’s actually not so easy at all. I start out super motivated and filled with amazing ideas, but after […]

Watch Me & My Clique Go All Out – Las Vegas 2013

Las Vegas. Need I say more? Don’t worry I will πŸ˜‰ On May 9, 2013, I embarked on an epic 4-night trip to Las Vegas to celebrate my dear Alex’s birthday. It was the first time in almost a year that we (Alex, Laura, McKensi and I) had all been together; a girl’s weekend was […]

Things I learned from Disney Princesses

Every child grows up with their favourite Disney princess. Mine has always been, and always will be, the lovely but misunderstood, Belle. She was smart, beautiful, and always managed to find the best in people. Growing up, I always admired and adored these young women. But in my adult life I’ve come to wonder: What […]

Girls only want boyfriends who have great skills.

Male Friend: Well, who does all your handy-man jobs? Ashton to Alex(Roommate): One of us should really get a boyfriend so he can do stuff around the house for us. Alex: It’s true, we need a boyfriend who has great skills.   Hm, what an amazing concept: a boyfriend with great skills. Is that really […]