November 2017 Inspiration

hot chocolate and reading

Happy November! Who doesn’t love the month of November with the family-filled, food-centric holiday? I’m all about the food, and I’m looking forward to spending hours reading (and maybe a few hours on aerial silks). What do you get inspired by in November? Is it the homey and cozy stews? Or cuddling up under blankets? Are you already prepping for Christmas? Are you doing NaNoWriMo? What I’m Being Inspired By Current Jam: About a month ago, my sister sent her...
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10 Summer Reads for 2017

As the summer approaches, it’s time to grow our reading lists. And I’m on the lookout for wonderful books to sweep me away just as the sunny weather will. So I figured I’d share with you some perfect summer reads (and yes, this is a biased list of some of my favorites). [affiliate links in use. thank you for supporting my website.] 10 Summer Reads for 2017 At one time, I’m likely to have 2-4 different books going at once....
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South Africa: Lion & Safari Park

South Africa: Lion & Safari Park

I’ve never been interested in visiting Africa. While growing up, it seemed like everyone else wanted to go to Africa because it’s still such wild and needy continent. And yet, I had no interest. And then, a friend of mine moved to South Africa, and she bugged me to visit. And I’m glad that I visited. However, South Africa definitely cannot represent the continent of Africa. Just as Canadians would rather not be grouped into the image created by the...
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