Monthly Archives: November 2013

Coffee

The Coffee Has Been Located! I repeat, the coffee has been found!! One of my favourite ‘last days’ in Canada was the day I headed to the airport. I had spent that morning moving out of my place (haha nothing … Continue reading

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Voice for Women

Am I A Feminist? I’m from rural Alberta, oil country, where men easily outnumber women 3:1. I have a high tolerance for inappropriate comments, sexual advances and ignorant beliefs. I sometimes even wonder where my passion for social justice comes … Continue reading

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Freckles

The Old Wives Tales What I’ve Been Told About My Freckles I have joked a few times that I don’t know if I’m finally getting a nice tan or if my freckles are just filling in. I think it’s a … Continue reading

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Community of Crafters

Craft Market Culture Everyone knows I’m a sucker for unique earrings. I have a sick obsession that is likely inherited from my Aunty Karen’s need to collect broaches. Last year in Uganda, I picked up at least a dozen different pairs … Continue reading

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Silence Speaks

Observing Remembrance Day  I knew that moving abroad would change the ‘holidays’ for me. My first Thanksgiving was harder than I anticipated and I imagine Christmas will be the same, but other holidays like my birthday and New Years I’m … Continue reading

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Photos

Random Photo Burst  Some of my family and friends do not have Facebook so I’d like to just add some photos here for them to enjoy. In no particular order, here are some of the things I’ve been up to! … Continue reading

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What it’s like

What’s it Like? Living in Malawi   Thank you to all my amazing friends, family and ex-colleagues who are following my blog and cheering for me along the way. This really is a special time in my life and my … Continue reading

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