I’m not sure if every thing I do is just unnecessarily difficult or if I somehow make it that way.. Countless times I’ve heard people say, ‘I’ve been doing this for [insert a great number of years] and I’ve never seen/heard this happen.’ My mom always asks why things are always more complicated when I … More Visas..ugh..
I love my parents. I might be blessed with the best fam on earth. Probably biased..but they are ridiculously great!! I tell people how we get together (voluntarily!!) to celebrate not only every person’s birthday in my whole extended fam, but also on a lot of random friday nights, or Sunday afternoons. We camp together, … More Fam Visits, part 2.
Back in Aberdeen. For a moment. Between travelling and jet lag (and let’s be honest, pure procrastination) I feel like I haven’t had a moment to catch you up on all the adventures I’ve been up to.. Just been for a quick zip down to Dublin 🍀 last weekend and been back to Canada 🍁 … More Fam Visits, part 1.
Being an expat is weird. For multiple reasons. You’re kind of straddling 2 worlds. 🌎 Home and back home. 🏠 You end up talking a lot of back home to people in your new home and to people back home you spend most of the time talking about your new home. Everyone thinks you have … More Expat Life
So I’m sure I’m not the only one (and I am actually sure, cos I’ve confirmed with others 🙃) who loses their mind a little bit when they’re travelling and have no idea what they’re doing. Doing something, or going somewhere for the first time can really be a bit terrifying. 😱 Especially if it … More Travel Brain.
Back to Canada!! So good to go home. So good to see my fam. And to see friends. I didn’t realize how much I needed a visit. There are certain things in life that really help you to recharge 🔋 and spending time with the ones that love you ❤️ and the ones you love … More Back home, then back home (which one’s home?), then London, then Portugal…phew..
In no particular order…. 1. “Are you American?” 🇺🇸 Not sure why, if I sound American or there just isn’t many Canadian’s that are here (I’ve not met any that live here), but it rarely if ever happens that I am asked if I’m Canadian. Also, fun fact: whenever Scot’s try to imitate my accent … More Top 10 Questions Scots ask the Canadian