30 Day Challenge, Love

Day 23: Your Definition of Love

Love, to me at least, is a concept that doesn’t have one particular definition, since there are many types of love and many qualities of (good) love. However, if I had to, I would define love as an emotional and/or physical bond between individuals. This includes bonds between family, friends, and significant others. I believe […]

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30 Day Challenge

Day 15: Your Zodiac Sign

My zodiac sign is Cancer, since my birthday is at the end of June. I’d say I match the stereotypical descriptions and traits of my zodiac sign very closely. Cancers are usually said to be very home and family oriented, which is accurate for me. I care deeply about my family and friends, and I’m always […]

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Life of Mel, Love, Writing

Goodbye to the Sunshine Dog

Jypsie, Jyps, Tipsy, Sexy, Houdini, Dummkopf, you were known by many names. You always knew where the best sun patch was inside and outside. You’d always lie on the picnic table, napping for hours under the sun and keeping an eye on the kitchen. I’m sure at some point you must have been raised by a […]

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Life of Mel

Happy Thanksgiving!

Hello everyone! I just wanted to write a quick post since it’s Canadian Thanksgiving this weekend. I hope that all of you take advantage of the time off to relax and have some fun with your family and friends. As well, make sure to get your fill on all the best foods that Thanksgiving offers. […]

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Life of Mel

Merry Christmas!

I know I’m not exactly posting on Christmas, but I’m taking the weekend to enjoy the time with my family. After all, I only get to see them about every four months when I’m in school! I hope that your holidays have started off well and that you guys are taking the time to relax […]

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Life of Mel, Writing

Lest We Forget

I had originally planned to post about my experience with Hal-con last weekend, however, I owe this great man for upholding my country’s freedom, and so it can wait. The man above is my great grandpa, who fought in World War Two for the Canadian Navy doing supply runs in the North Atlantic. He is […]

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What Motivates You

I couldn’t really pinpoint one thing, so here’s a list of things that motivate me to do well in school: My family My friends My dream job (to be a diplomat) To learn new and interesting things Coffee Having the chance to get scholarships for school The chance to go digging through old documents What […]

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