The grass is always greener on the other side, or so they say

“Growing up is losing some illusions, in order to acquire others.” – Virginia Woolf What I’m about to say this post may not be the same experience every child has had but I don’t doubt that on some level, you’ve felt the same way. Growing up with an older brother that’s seven years older, I’veContinue reading “The grass is always greener on the other side, or so they say”

A mini San Diego getaway

“Traveling is a brutality. It forces you to trust strangers and to lose sight of all that familiar comfort of home and friends. You are constantly off balance. Nothing is yours except the essential things – air, sleep, dreams, the sea, the sky – all things tending towards the eternal or what we imagine ofContinue reading “A mini San Diego getaway”

Grad school is no joke

It’s been one wild roller coaster the last couple months, but the last few weeks I finally feel settled- and feel as though I have a vision for my future. As most of you know, I began my Masters program at the Collins College of Hospitality recently. It’s a two year program, one of the bestContinue reading “Grad school is no joke”

I guess it’s called growing up.

I have gone through a whirl wind of emotions the last two weeks. From leaving Toronto, packing up 5 years worth of personal possession in Boston, saying goodbye to my friends and the city of Boston, to setting up my new life in California- including furniture shopping and leasing a car. I’m not quite sureContinue reading “I guess it’s called growing up.”

Snippets of my life in Los Angeles

No, I don’t currently live in LA. I’m surely hoping that will change in the next two months because I really, really do adore it there. To be fair, Im terrified of driving so perhaps LA is not the best place for me but despite that, I still crave to live there- at least forContinue reading “Snippets of my life in Los Angeles”