“We often want it so badly that we ruin it before it begins. Overthinking. Fantasizing. Imagining. Expecting. Worrying. Doubting. Just let it naturally evolve.” -Unknown I have this tendency to think way into the future, which can be very frustrating. They say you should enjoy the moment / live in the present, which I do, … Continue reading Note to Self: Stop Getting Ahead of Yourself
The topic of minimalism has been brought to my attention this month, which I guess is not a surprise considering it’s the month of ‘New year, New me’. Many people want to get rid of things they don’t need because decluttering = simplicity = less stress and serenity. I’m definitely a believer of less is … Continue reading A Cheapskate or a Minimalist?
I came across an Instagram meme of someone deactivating all their social media accounts along with the caption, “after watching the first episode of Black Mirror”. This of course made me curious about what the episode was about. I’ve heard about Black Mirror before, so I thought I’d give it a shot. The Instagram post … Continue reading The Take Over of Social Media
I came across a few posts where people just mention random thoughts and I thought I’d give it a try. It was fun writing this. Here are my thoughts from A-Z. I wonder if there are others out there that have shared the same thoughts. Okay, no more using the word “thought” for the rest … Continue reading Thoughts on Thoughts on Thoughts
This past September, my friends and I booked a cottage at Gravenhurst, Ontario for the long weekend. It’s a nice place to go to for the weekend and escape from the busy city life. One of the things that we had planned to do that weekend was a hike during the evening that would lead … Continue reading Brydons Bay Trail – The Hike we Never Finished…
Usually, when people decide to hike to Machu Picchu, they take the well-known, Inca trail. Did you know that you had to obtain a permit before being able to hike this trail? You have to book these permits months in advance because they only allow 500 people per day to be on the trail (this … Continue reading Trek to Machu Picchu!
Last month, I had the opportunity to visit Cuzco in Peru. This was the meeting point for our trek to Machu Picchu. We were advised to come to Cuzco at least 2 days before the start of the trek so that we could get used to the altitude. I basically had no idea about the … Continue reading Cuzco, Peru