Oh the places you’ll go!

When my brother graduated grade 8, his teacher gave him the famous Dr Seuss book, Oh The Places You’ll Go! I thought it was only fitting that yesterday when unnecessarily browsing Winners, I found a box of notecards with that exact message on them. I always liked the book because it seemed to encourage new possibilities without outright telling you what to do. It’s all up to you 🙂 Continue reading

#TBT: "creative genius"

Safety pin necklace

Sunday evening I spent awhile sifting through old photos and I came across a folder called “creative genius”. It contained pictures of various DIYs that I did when I first started blogging years ago and clearly thought myself a savant. I’m not, never was, but why not reminisce about some of the “cool” stuff I’ve made? Continue reading

Shiny and Chrome

These past two weeks I have seen my share of movies: The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Pitch Perfect 2 and Mad Max: Fury Road.  I also saw that horse show Odysseo, but more on that later.

PP2 Movie buddy Esther 🙂

If I’m honest, my favourite out of the bunch was probably PP2 which I found super funny. And yes Becca is right, Kommissar is really hot. I think Becca’s boss could have had better lines and the whole final show thing was a bit ridiculous (the Germans were better), but it was enjoyable. Perhaps I was just in a really good mood when I saw it. Continue reading


Thursday was my 23rd birthday. Naturally, about two weeks ago, the day after my last university exam, I had a breakdown. I realized that I was so lost and unprepared and more or less scared, nothing new. It was a bad week. But if the last few days have shown me anything it’s that I’m so incredibly blessed and not knowing is okay. Continue reading