On the Road to Germany

Once again, I’m on the road. I’ve taken a week and a half off of school to wander with my littlest brother, Ezra, across Germany. He’s fifteen already and this will be his first “solo” (kind of) trip. First stop: Ansbach, to see Libby. Will’s youngest sister has been best friends with my youngest brother […]

A Bittersweet Christmas

There’s something incredibly bittersweet about spending your first Christmas away from home. Some things are the same, mostly the things I’ve brought with me. Nanaimo bars aren’t hard to make, and the smell of peppermint bark and sugar cookies makes any place Christmas-y. I still get the same excited goosebumps while doing a terrible job […]

Bus Station Blues: Heading For Ohio

(if this rambles or is too personal, sorry. It’s late. Or early?) It’s 2am and I’m leaning against the wall in the Syracuse Greyhound station, charging my phone up before the next round of buses. We’re in hour… let’s see… hour 15 of a 27 hour travel day. I think we must be out of […]

Homecoming Food Bucketlist

Hey peoples! I´m currently just two days away from my return date. On Thursday, volcano willing, I will fly back to Canada. (Seriously, volcano. If you blast so much ash into the atmosphere that my plane can´t make it off the ground, I will be more than a little miffed at you.) Will is going […]