Picking up where I left off last week (catch up on the first post in this series here)... I arrived in Sydney obviously confused about what day it was... but at least my luggage made it safe and sound! So I wake up refreshed and with a room full of new roommates to...read more
Where did we leave off last week? Oh yes. We were still in Hawaii. The ladies were flying out the evening before me to head back to the mainland. Because my flight was so early, I decided to pack up and accompany them to the airport the night before my flight. People...read more
I'd like to introduce a long-winded story, told over a series of posts, about a girl on her first solo adventure and the lessons she learned along the way. Ten years ago, I was finishing up my semester at the University of Waterloo. I was planning a semester abroad to...read more
Here it is - part 2 of our Scotland adventure. If you missed part 1, check it out here! I want to answer some questions I've been getting about the trip - What surprised you about Scotland? How green it is. And how seemingly rural. I had just expected that a place...read more
Stockings are the best part of Christmas, in my opinion! I have so much fun putting them together for everyone at this time of year, and I always save some room in my suitcase for unique things that you can't get in Canada for my family (or things that are much less...read more
Picture this: 10 days of travel with your best friend. A best friend that happens to also be your grandma. While I was never fortunate enough to travel with my mother, I had the pleasure of accompanying my grandmother to Scotland in August this year. It was an...read more
She Sees the World
Welcome to SSTW!
I am a working momma to one human and two cats. A suburban wife with serious wanderlust.