Emotional Freedom

I'm back home for the holidays...and of course I absolutely have to find a few hours to myself (I'm not used to being around other people constantly). ...so I head off to get my nails done, grab a caramel corretto at Second Cup and open my laptop to write about my feeling of content right at this moment.  Having a few hours to myself reminds me what it's like living in Montreal when I have this feeling of tranquility and calmness surrounding me all the time. It's funny, the last few months when I was in Montreal, I seriously considered what it would be like to move back...more

Logical "First Date" Guidelines

Recently, a friend of mine (N) posted this article she found on Facebook entitled "A Road Map to the Perfect First Date." (http://artofmanliness.com/2009/12/13/road-map-to-the-perfect-first-date/). I thought the guidelines listed were genius, you know, in the common-sense sort of way. Hence, I re-posted it to my wall. Little did I know that it would attract the attention of various male friends on my list. And as the comments quickly digressed away from the article to the common philosophical debates on equality, chivalry etc, the general point of the article was lost....more

Blogging Into the Future

I've been asked by many new friends over the past couple weeks where I see myself in the long-term future. Although I've never limit myself to specific dates and deadlines when it comes to my major goals (marriage, children etc), the question made me pause. Don't get me wrong, I love where I am at right now (professionally and personally....more