sharing and storing wedding memories

I don’t know about you, but I have a lot of things still from my wedding. I have a drawer that has some extra invitations, decor, and mementos from the day that I hope to one day put in some sort of memory box to display. But today I am going to talk about something…

my current favourite podcasts: take 2

For my first version of this post see here Since my first post about podcasts I have fallen even deeper into the world of podcasts, especially with the dark days that don’t allow me to read as much on my commutes. I have even been listening at work when I am doing tasks involving spreadsheets…

my winter 10×10 challenge

The sun is shining right now as I write this and I am daydreaming of spring and pulling out my warm weather clothes out from under the bed, but before that happens we have a few more months of winter. To celebrate these clothes that I still have right now and try out some new…

changing up my eating habits

This January I have made some major lifestyle changes, specifically in terms of food. Together with my husband I gave up for the month: Candy Chocolate Baked Goods Ice Cream AND Meat Now in general I eat pretty healthy. I love fruits and vegetables and my meals are mostly balanced, but I do have a…

the best books i read this month – january 2019

How are we one month into 2019 already? It has been quite a beautiful month and many days it hasn’t seemed like the middle of winter as I go on my lunchtime walks and enjoy the sunshine. This has been a pretty good start to the reading year. I set my goal for the year…

my favourite board (and card) games

I love playing games with my friends. No, not those kinds of games, the fun ones with pieces and cards, and hopefully no less friends when you finish as when you started. I wrote in a previous blog post about my favourite date ideas that for the same price as a dinner you can buy…

how i organize and store my photos

Decades ago photos were taken with much more care. Every photo you took would have to be developed and you would have one (or multiple) versions of every photo that you snapped. This meant that less photos were taken, but everyone had tons of albums and could easily look back at photos and memories. Now…

books I am excited for – 2019

With the start of 2019 comes the countdown to many new books. I always have a goodreads shelf of future publications that I keep up to date with all the books that I am excited to read that haven’t been published yet. Today I figured that I would share some of these reads with you….

what does a records coordinator do?

So many people ask what it is that I do all day and what exactly a records coordinator does and to be honest it is sometimes hard to define it quickly. In an essence I help organize all of the information that is created at Metro Vancouver; emails, reports, data, everything. I also help to…

my 2019 goals

Most people have written about their goals already as it is almost two weeks into 2019, but I wanted to hold off a bit. I really love the start of a new year and the new beginnings and changes that it brings, but I also wanted to experience the year a bit, take time to…