Returning to Halifax, my hometown, for the first time

Returning to Halifax, my hometown, for the first time

Being from Halifax, it was really hard for me to move away from there as a child (when I was nine to be exact). Moving 2,000 km away to a new city, new school and new province is a really strange experience as a kid.Luckily, I got to visit Halifax for the first time since moving away at the end of January and it was a really weird experience being back where I was born.

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Escaping for the weekend to Montreal

Escaping for the weekend to Montreal

During the long weekend in October (yes my American friends down south, us Canadians do celebrate Thanksgiving much earlier than you do) me and Steven used our time off — my school gives me the Friday and Tuesday off as "reading days", per se — to explore the city of Montreal.

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Spending my birthday weekend in Ottawa

Spending my birthday weekend in Ottawa

During the winter of both 2014 and 2015 I had the opportunity to travel to Ottawa with the youth group from my church to celebrate Winterlude (an annual festival in Ottawa and Gatineau to celebrate wintertime), but I wasn't able to follow what turned into my annual tradition in 2016 because of conflicting exams.

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