#GLAmour: Relationships Q&A

February is the month of love, and the team will be blogging about love of all kinds for our month of #GLAmour (who doesn’t love a pun bilingue?). One of the questions I get asked most is how I balance being a student and working with having a relationship.I usually joke that I just don’t,…

#ThanksGLiving

As you already know, I grew up in the U.K., so Thanksgiving was never a part of my life until my family moved to Toronto. Unlike poutine, plaid shirts, and snow-related activities, this is something I’ve taken to like a duck to water. A little gratitude can go a long way, so here’s a list…

Lessons I’m Learning

Here’s the thing: I have always assumed that by certain milestones I’ll become a particular person, fully equipped to deal with her situation. By 23, I had figured I’d be a graduate, doing my Masters in London, England, working part time for some really cool company, with a cat and a nice boy living in…

#GLAmour: Love Letter To Myself

This Valentine’s Day, in honour of all things lovey-dovey, Team Octothorpe are writing a collection of love letters to ourselves under the tag #GLAmour.    Dear Jasmin, We cried yesterday. We heard some truths that we needed to hear, and we finally learned to listen. How strange it is to hear someone who knows you…