Inspiration · Productivity

The Joys of Being an International Student

Two years ago I was traveling overseas to start my Master’s degree. It was not my first university experience, or my first trip overseas, but it was one of my more challenging experiences. Studying abroad taught me a lot – both inside and outside the classroom. I had the chance to see some amazing places,… Continue reading The Joys of Being an International Student

Inspiration

Changing Seasons, Changing Priorities: Reflect on Your Autumn Goals

Setting goals at a particular time of year used to be my favourite form of procrastination. You know – waiting to make a change at a ‘significant‘ time of year, like a New Years resolution or a birthday goal. It’s just another way to put off making important life changes for a little while longer.… Continue reading Changing Seasons, Changing Priorities: Reflect on Your Autumn Goals

Inspiration · Quarter Life Crisis · Underemployment

The Quarter-Life Crisis: On Criticism

This is for those of you who have tried, and continue, to search for employment in your field – or who have made a significant choice that differs from those around you – or are trying your hardest to take that next step into adulthood. You’ll know what I mean when I say that criticism,… Continue reading The Quarter-Life Crisis: On Criticism

Environmental · New Brunswick

A Trip to Sackville Waterfowl Park and a Case for Ecotourism

Last week I took a little vacation in the tiny town of Sackville, New Brunswick. I was hesitant to go, mostly because I wouldn’t have internet access (hence my absence from the blogosphere), but also because I  had no idea what to do during the daytime. However, I was pleased to find myself surrounded by… Continue reading A Trip to Sackville Waterfowl Park and a Case for Ecotourism

Career · Inspiration · Quarter Life Crisis

Quarter Life Reading List

I thought it would be interesting to share some interesting articles on the Quarter Life Crisis – so here goes: The Guardian: The quarterlife crisis: young, insecure and depressed –  A look at prevalence of depression among 20-somethings and the phases of the quarterlife crisis based on research published by British psychologists New Scientist: Feeling Depressed?… Continue reading Quarter Life Reading List