Sunday's. The last day of a regular weekend. How do you spend them? Realizing you have no more clean socks so you better do laundry. The day where you want to drink only coffee and lay on the couch? Recovering from a Friday/Saturday night out? Brunch? Beach? All of the above? How about getting lost? Is that on your Sunday to do list, cause it definitely wasn't on mine this past weekend but it happened & I loved it! Yep, I got slightly lost but managed to have an awesome day
A little over a year ago I was in serious denial about what was next for me with my New Zealand visa only a few weeks shy of it's expiration date. 12 months previously with a new visa & a seriously adventurous spirit I boarded a flight from Montreal to Auckland without a clue of what lay on the other side. Fast forward to this time last year & I was so blissfully in love with the country & all it had to offer that the thought of leaving tore at me constantly. Barring a quick
Last week really bogged me down mentally and emotionally. It's been a little bit of a roller-coaster ride in terms of some work related situations but things are calming down and I'm getting back into the groove. When I ended last week I was mentally exhausted and I thought I would end up spending the whole long weekend (Happy Birthday Canada!) sitting in the house for a lack of plans or just feeling too "meh" to do anything. The week ended and still feeling that heavy feelin
Okay okay, I'm sure a few of you have a questionable look on your face reading that header. Like "Laura ; surprises?! I don't much care for those" and don't get me wrong, I don't overly love being surprised myself, but when I'm the one doing the surprising it's fun. And that is exactly what I managed to do this past week when I boarded a flight back to Montreal to surprise my friends & family. If you don't already know, flying within Canada is absolutely HORRENDOUS price wise
"You know that's super contradictory right?"
That's what a good friend said to me today while I was trying to explain to her how I've been feeling. While I tried my best to explain to her how comfortable & confident I feel taking off on a trip overseas by myself, sometimes spending days alone before meeting a group of people. Yet being alone in my life here in Vancouver is something that's a source of anxiety, I'm not sure it's something that's easily explained to anyone (m
"As you travel solo, being totally responsible for yourself, it's inevitable that you will discover just how capable you are".