A year ago I walked the streets of Denmark and my life was in a very different place. I walked those same streets a week ago and I was reminded of how much can change in a year. If the theme of last year was stress and re-direction, the theme of this year was growth and settling.
Ok so my French skills are zero , but I do have exciting news. This summer as I celebrate the big 25, I'll be basking in the late summer sun of Quebec City! With the throng of hundreds of other tourists I'm sure. It's going to be magical. Road trip, outdoor cafes, the Plains of … Continue reading la ville de Québec!
I finally got around to editing and uploading these long-lost film photos of the Rocky Mountains to when I was there 5 years ago. I'm excited to return to BC in less than a month now. Aren't the mountains gorgeous? They always make me feel really small, like I'm standing in a little piece of … Continue reading Rocky Mountain Collection [BC, Canada]
The last time I was in British Columbia my heart was breaking. I'd like to think I was a victim, but I made some pretty poor choices to get me to that place. No healthy boundaries, unrealistic expectations, and I just couldn't let go. Once you say "I love you" for the first time, in … Continue reading Returning to the mountains: I am new.
I cannot believe I am home right now. The last week has absolutely flown by! I thought I should hurry it up and write this blog post since I’m keeping my friends in the dark as to my whereabouts =) I suppose I can start off saying that I’m safely home in Barrie and I’ve … Continue reading home
Here are some photos of my Indian house in Jaipur the front door the beautiful garden the front sitting room – my favourite place to study and read =) the painting in the front room – painted by Ma and Babi’s youngest daughter photography book collection main living room – behind the curtain is a … Continue reading a tour of my Indian house
I feel like all of my blog posts so far about India have been really happy – and I’ve gotten great feedback which is awesome. But sometimes India isn’t always a happy place. Sometimes it’s hard, sad, and confusing. I guess lately I’ve been wrestling lately with the idea of purpose – and what my … Continue reading don’t waste your life
After spending a week in Jaipur doing school we were able to take a second reading week and do some travelling. Our first stop was Jaisalmer which is west of Jaipur in Rajasthan. The city itself is quite small and the main attraction is the enormous Fort that sits at the top of the city. … Continue reading Arabian Nights
Getting to Jaipur after travelling for a week was really exciting. Staying with host families has been something we all looked forward to and we were nervous that it was finally here! While we stay in Jaipur and complete the second half of school we stay with host families so we can experience what its … Continue reading home away from home
Finishing up our last week in Mysore, our exams went really well =) The last morning we decided to go see some sights for the last time before we left. We decided to go to the Mysore Palace which is in the heart of downtown. We had been there one night when it was all … Continue reading Hyderabad