2018

I’m listening to Taylor Swift’s Red album, watching youtube videos about how to properly snowshoe, because I am going snowshoeing in the morning. That is what you do here in Vancouver; when you can’t hike the trails in the North Shore Mountains, you snowshoe them. I probably should go to bed soon, but here I … More 2018

Motherland part 2

As I browse through my gazillion pictures from our European Escapade, it already feels like forever ago that I was cruising on a boat from Amalfi to Positano. After our Contiki tour came to an end we took a flight from Paris to Rome to meet my parents who were going to accompany us on … More Motherland part 2

The motherland

Ciao ciao. Back on the bus again, sadly leaving Italia. Thank goodness after the Contiki tour I will be back for another two weeks in the south. Our Contiki family visited a few cities in Italy, including Venezia, Roma, Firenze, and Cinque Terre. Returning to Italy after eight years was such a refreshing feeling. I … More The motherland

Dear Hamilton

My dearest Hamilton what can I say. We have been in a relationship for 26 years now, one where I call you my home. Hamilton is where I was born, where I grew up, went to school and started building a life I enjoyed. A big part of my identity surrounds McMaster. McMaster, the university … More Dear Hamilton