On Womanhood and Healing

Hello friends, it’s been a minute. Things are looking up in Toronto, and as I write this it is currently a whopping 18 degrees outside! It’s also just a couple of days after International Women’s Day… which also makes this week two years since my journey with chronic illness began. What a week, eh? So…

Sleep Is For The Week & The Weak

I wanted to title this post “Things Not To Do In Bed” but my mum gave me The Look when I pitched that idea, so there you go. No more semi-inappropriate titles here. I’ve always been a bit of a night owl. I love mornings, always have, but for whatever reason I seem to be…

A Declaration of Interdependence

For me, as a teenager, the idea of university was synonymous with independence. We’ve probably all thought about this, perhaps without even realising. I figured that I would magically transform into a capital-A Adult. I assumed that I would stride out into the big wide world and never look back. I thought that being in…

Student life 101: don’t get dead

CONTENT WARNING: This post is a happy one, but it will reflect on topics that may be upsetting to some people. If topics such as extreme weight loss/body image, chronic pain, mental health, or hospitalisation are sensitive areas to you, please read with caution and look after yourselves 🙂 If you’ve been reading my posts…