Photography, Travel

East Coast Tour

Between writing exams and patiently waiting for convocation, my family and I explored the East Coast of Canada. I wanted to share some of the pictures from the trip, as it was the perfect send off after living for four years in Nova Scotia Stop 1: Pictou, Nova Scotia. My family rented an AirBnB for […]

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Travel, Writing

Places To Visit in Canada

Canada is filled with places that one should visit once during their lifetime. So, I’ve narrowed down some must-see places to add to your itinerary if you’re planning to travel to the Great White North anytime soon. Calgary, Alberta: I’m probably biased, but you should definitely visit my hometown of Calgary. If you’re a fan […]

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30 Day Challenge, Travel, Writing

Canadian Writing Challenge

Hello everyone! I decided in honour of Canada Day, I would do seven days of posts on topics related to Canada. I’ve put the topics for each day below, and I’ll update each one with links as the posts get published. I hope you enjoy these posts, as they’re one way to express my love […]

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Photography, Travel

Summer in Calgary

Hello everyone! I wanted to share some of the pictures I took when I was home in Calgary this summer.  I hope you enjoy them, especially my favourite, the beautiful blue Alberta skies. -Mel.  

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30 Day Challenge

Day 15-Your Favorite Memory

If you haven’t seen my post Bliss yet, that’s one of my recent favorite memories. Otherwise, I have so many favorite memories that it’s hard to choose…so I chose a few categories! My favorite childhood memories are my mom singing me to sleep and the petting zoo in Victoria, B.C. I also really cherish all the […]

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30 Day Challenge, Travel

Day 13-Something I’d Like To Try

Well, a relationship would be nice…just kidding guys. I’d really like to try kayaking or canoeing sometime this summer, which I can easily do one of my weekends off. Other than that, I’d love to go to a gun range and learn how to shoot. It’s been on my to do list for a while, […]

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30 Day Challenge, Travel

Day 5-Five places you want to visit

This question is tough because I’d visit most places in the world if I could. But these places are top 5 because I’ve considered visiting them multiple times. Venice, Italy: This has been a dream of mine since I was young, so I’d love to see it before it gets flooded and doesn’t exist anymore… […]

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30 Day Challenge

Day 1-Basic Things About Yourself

I honestly hate this question, because I never know what to say, but here goes. My name is Melissa, I’m a first-year university student at St.FX, taking a bachelor of arts. I’m originally from Calgary; I was born and raised there, until moving away for university. The rest of my family lives there, including my […]

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