20 Ways to Boost Your Mood

Everyone has down days. Everyone experiences being in a bad mood, having bad thoughts, replaying bad memories all of which force you into a downward spiral of negative feelings which can sometimes feel impossible to get out of. I have definitely been there, especially over the last few weeks (winter blues anyone?) But fear not,…

My Goals for 2018

  January. The beginning of a new year. The promise of a fresh start, leaving the past year behind and looking forward to what is ahead. And of course, the new year brings a new list of resolutions that you may or may not achieve. On more than one occasion, I have made extremely long…

17 Things I Learned in 2017

With Christmas over, things are gearing up for New Year’s Eve…how crazy is it that we are coming up on 2018? Some days I feel as though it was just a few weeks ago we were ringing in the New Year for 2017. Other times, I feel as though this year has just dragged on…

Canadian Thanksgiving and 30 Days of Gratitude Challenge

Hello all! Happy Thanksgiving to all of my Canadian friends! We had such a beautiful Thanksgiving weekend full of family, lots of love, and of course lots of food. Yesterday, Danny and I went pumpkin picking before heading to my parents’ place for the first out of two thanksgiving meals. We looked around for quite…

Fall Playlist

While I wasn’t too thrilled to see snow falling last night (I’m definitely not ready for that yet!), I am happy about the chillier weather. Fall is in full swing and I am loving it! I love wearing my warm sweaters, beanies, and blanket scarves. I love the crisp leaves, picking pumpkins, and getting cozy…

Three Quotes, Three Days Challenge: Day Three

Hey everyone! It’s been a few days since I posted my second quote for the three days three quotes challenge. I have been busy with work and the last of my midterms (thank goodness!) but I’m finally finishing the challenge with the quote I have chosen for day three! “Every day may not be good…

Three Quotes, Three Days Challenge: Day Two

Hello everyone! I have been enjoying the three days, three quotes challenge so far! I have especially loved reading posts from other bloggers who have participated in this challenge. The quote I have selected for day two is…. “Sometimes the best thing you can do is not think, not wonder, not imagine, not obsess. Just…

Three Days, Three Quotes Challenge: Day One

Thank you so much to ElĀ for including me in this challenge! I am really grateful to be part of a writing challenge in the blogging community, especially since I am a new blogger and still have so much to learn. I’m excited to participate in this challenge for the next three days and I hope…

More posts to come this week!

Hello friends! I am sorry that I haven’t written a post in a little while, this past week has been quite busy. My poor hubby has been very sick and I have been preparing for a midterm on Tuesday so I haven’t been writing. I have been planning posts for this week however, and I…

My Bucket List

A year ago today, my husband proposed to me and this past July we tied the knot. Getting married had always been something I wanted to do ever since I was young. It was even on a bucket list I created back in middle school which I recently rediscovered in July when we were moving….