My Quarantine Routine

My Quarantine Routine

Truthfully, I don't know how best to proceed with this blog. All I know is how vital it is to my sanity during a time when I've lost the majority of my work. Writing and creating in whatever way I can has always been so important for my mental health. I'm actually finding that confinement [...]

What We’ve Learnt In Our First Year of Marriage

What We’ve Learnt In Our First Year of Marriage

There's no doubt about it, fewer millennial couples are getting married. Do we even need marriage these days or is it an outdated institution and merely an opportunity to put ourselves and our relationships on display? Throughout my twenties, I definitely didn't expect I'd ever get married. I was in a stable, committed relationship and [...]

We’re Moving!

We’re Moving!

It's official, we're moving. After four and a half years, the time has come for Nick and I to say goodbye to Christchurch. While we're both delighted about the move, it wasn't an easy decision to make. Life in Christchurch has been incredible. We've made amazing, lifelong friends, grown immensely in our careers, and achieved [...]

On Motherhood

On Motherhood

I never imagined I'd share this story with you. It's one I've been trying to write for years and I'm still not sure I've found the right words. I'm not sharing this for pity or sympathy, nor am I looking for attention or advice. I'm finally hitting publish because I've come to realise how common [...]

On Turning Thirty

On Turning Thirty

Today marks my thirtieth lap around the sun (it's still the 17th in Canada...) Thirty is a daunting, anxiety-inducing age for many people. We spend so much time writing down goals and resolutions, trying to figure out how we can become better versions of ourselves — smarter, thinner, prettier, the list goes on... But what about [...]