Home and the Holidays

Almost two months after my return home for the holidays, I look back on that week as a dream of sorts – it felt oh-so-normal to be back, but now it’s as though I never was. It was as though I had never been gone as soon as the plane touched down, and thus began […]

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24 Days of Tea: 19 – 25

Last year, my mom and I shared DAVIDsTEA’s 24 Days of Tea journey together. This year, my mom is too far away to share the same tin each day with me, so I had to go it alone this time around! Join me for a cup of tea? **** Day 19: Organic The Spice Is Right Green […]

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24 Days of Tea: 13 – 18

Last year, my mom and I shared DAVIDsTEA’s 24 Days of Tea journey together. This year, my mom is too far away to share the same tin each day with me, so I had to go it alone this time around! Join me for a cup of tea? **** Day 13: Organic Cinnamon Rooibos Chai […]

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24 Days of Tea: 1 – 6

Last year, my mom and I shared DAVIDsTEA’s 24 Days of Tea journey together. This year, my mom is too far away to share the same tin each day with me, so I had to go it alone this time around! Join me for a cup of tea? **** Day 1: Let It Snow Green […]

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Pumpkin Challenge 2017: Welcome!

Friends, it is one of the greatest times of the year: The Pumpkin Challenge. This is my 7th annual challenge where I take on each day of October and consume something containing pumpkin in some way. It could be in the form of the gourd’s seeds, spices in a syrup, or pureed goodness in baking. […]

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Poland: Katowice

An incredibly stressful sprint to the airport took me from Brussels to Warsaw, where I stayed for the night before heading to my final major destination: Katowice! I will admit to having lost my emotional composure multiple times between Brussels and Warsaw, and then again more intensely between Warsaw and Katowice – misinterpreting which airport […]

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