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Christmas Around The World

Welcome to part two of Christmas Around The World series. If you missed part one, check it out here. It’s been another fun week learning about the different traditions and customs from around the world associated with this time of year. England – Julianna from The Discoveries Of Follow Julianna on Facebook | Twitter |…

Christmas Around The World

Tis the season to be jolly falalalalalalalala…I love Christmas, it’s my favourite time of year. I find the origins of this holiday fascinating, and I love learning about each country’s traditions and customs and how Christmas has developed. I thought it would be fun to do a series on Christmas around the world and share…

Coming Home

This post will be short and sweet as I just want to check in with you all and give you an update on how life is. On August 26th I hopped on a plane to Canada. It was my first solo trip abroad and my first time living in a different country. It was my…

Farewell Quiet Man

Well it’s the end of an era. Monday is my last day working in The Quiet Man Museum. I still can’t quite wrap my head around the fact that I’ll be finishing up and moving to Canada. I don’t know where the last three summers went to; time flies when you’re having fun. I’ve certainly…

Tattoos And Travel

For as long as I can remember tattoos have fascinated me; from the skill of the tattoo artist to the meaning behind them. Tattoos are important to certain cultures and there’s a long history of body marking going back thousands of years. I knew I wanted a tattoo since I was a teenager but wasn’t…

Throwing Caution To The Wind

January of last year, a two and a half year relationship I was in ended. I hate break ups and it felt like my life was over. We were actually planning on moving to Canada and applying for the working holiday visa when the application process reopened for 2015. When the relationship ended, Canada was…