Choose Your Own Adventure: When The Goals of Your Twenties Don’t Fit You In Your Thirties

I was 23 when I received my big fat manila college acceptance package for the social service worker program at St. Lawrence and I remember thinking two things: this is my ticket out of this town! and I’m actually going to do something! I moved to Kingston two months later, in May of that year. The two year program … More Choose Your Own Adventure: When The Goals of Your Twenties Don’t Fit You In Your Thirties

The Complexities of Quitting Facebook and 99 Days of Freedom

I started thinking about leaving Facebook during my final semester of university. I was tasked with writing my final paper—ten to twenty pages of my own theory (no big deal), and like every other time I had a paper to write or an assignment to work on, no matter how close it’s due date loomed, I found … More The Complexities of Quitting Facebook and 99 Days of Freedom

Seven Grain ‘Squash’ Salad with Curry Vinaigrette

Back in the winter when I was a student and had money (GO FIGURE!), me and Mr. Wonderful used to treat ourselves to post-squash lunches at the student-run cafe on campus. I always had the hummus sandwich and a side of seven grain salad (now affectionately named ‘Squash’ Salad, as I’ve come to associate my … More Seven Grain ‘Squash’ Salad with Curry Vinaigrette