Slow Down

Slow Down | Life Awesome Blog

The pace here in Puerto Escondido is much different than that of Toronto. Sure, we are not working at our regular jobs but it is more than that. Everything moves slower here and I am really enjoying it but it has taken some time to get to that point. This morning I did an Instagram […]

(Self) Acceptance

(Self) Acceptance | Life Awesome Blog

I have been thinking a lot about acceptance lately. Especially acceptance of the self. Acceptance of your body. The vessel that you have been given. I have been thinking about this all especially as I spend afternoons at the beach watching all kinds of people wearing small to little clothing interact. In my fourteen years […]

New Routines

Isn’t it incredible how quickly we fall into a new routine when life alters? Us humans are so incredibly adaptable which is, I suppose, one of the reasons that we reign on this planet. We have been here in our apartment in Puerto Escondido for nine days now and within a couple we had settled […]

Embrace Fear

Embrace Fear | Life Awesome Blog

Have you ever not succeeded at something in life because you let fear get in the way? I am going to guess the answer is yes. And that it is yes for nearly every human. Fear is a funny thing. It’s like our constant companion whispering in our ear. I am not talented enough… I […]

Real Conversations

Real Conversations | Life Awesome Blog

The past few weeks, heck the past couple of months feel like a blur. At times I felt that I was operating on autopilot, just getting through the task at hand in order to cross if off of my To Do list so I could then move onto the next thing. I would wake up […]

Stillness

Stillness | Life Awesome Blog

  Being jet lagged has its perks. Yesterday I was up at 3am until 8am working away while the rest of my life was silent. It felt strange but also felt right. I discovered that the birds start singing at 5am. That the first light breaks through at 6am. Today I awoke at 5am after […]

Treat Like Gold

Treated Like Gold | Life Awesome Blog

  Ramblings from a Toronto cafe… If you work in customer service it is your job to be friendly to those who walk into your door or who wish to spend money on your services. Being friendly is part of your job. Full stop. Your job is not to pass judgement or have pre-conceived notions […]