We’re gonna party like it’s 1999…or one year in that decade anyway

Fall is just around the corner. The leaves are changing colour and the air is briskly felt in the morning dew. [Insert Henry Longfellow poem here.] Seriously, fall signals new beginnings. Children return to school, hobby classes start and holidays dry up. Fall is also a time for New Year’s resolution setting among the fashion…

On the Go in Egypt

Day 1 & 2: Gooseberries and Pyramids Last night, I arrived in Cairo. An ancient city by any standard, yet one that seems to be eternally renewing itself.  Black night, tobacco and honking car horns saturated my senses when escorted out of the airport by my tour guide. Arriving at the hotel, I felt how…

So this is me, a year’s journey to discover words

Indigenous fabrics, far away lands and a doe-eyed Great Dane. These are a few of my favourite things and also a few things you can expect to read on this blog. November 5 marks my 32 birthday and for this sort of milestone, I’ll set new goals for myself. This year, I will tackle the…