My Europe Trip: Day One and Two

Hello all! Where to begin… Oh I know. The … well… long flight here. Seven hours beside my not so well brother, and not one wink of sleep. Fun. Lets hope that getting there isn’t actually half the journey, because getting there wasn’t all that great. Our flight was from 10:00pm Canadian time, until 10:15am, […]

That’s so Awesome!!! (plus: how to make the BEST hot cocoa)

Rain drops on roses, whiskers on kittens, shiny brass kettles and warm woolen mittens. Brown paper packages tied up with string…… these are a few of my favorite things. Hmmm um um hmmm um um hmmm um um uhum ladee dadade ladoo dada doo… Sorry, it got stuck in my head :). If you’ve seen […]

Short Term Mission Trips: Something You Didn’t Know About Them

So I just came back from a SMT (Short-term Missions Trip) that completely changed my life. I would have come back and written about it right away for you guys, but of course, it didn’t happen. Miss one week of school and voila, you’re months behind. So, here I am, finally free of homework (for […]

Tale as Old as Time… Why We Love Stories

  When we were little, even before we could read, stories enthralled us. Children will sit on their beds, knees tucked up to their chests, and listen as their parents wove a tale filled with knights, magic, honor, and love. When we finally learned to read, some of us would spend all day in a […]

The 3 Reasons Why Your Imagination is Like a Pair of Binoculars

Binoculars? Really? Yes. Imagination is a crazy thing, and if you have even a little of it, you will know what I mean. It almost has a mind of its own. But as to the three reasons of why your imagination is like a pair of binoculars, well… 1. Binoculars are used to get a different view […]