Ola from beautiful Portugal! As some know, I was lucky enough to be able to travel to Portugal to stay with my grandparents for a few weeks of my recovery. I needed a change of scenery and a new place to explore my thoughts and relax. Portugal was the perfect place. The weather, food, culture [...]


I'd be lying if I sat here and told you that I was always 100% accepting of my present situation. I'd be lying if I said that I am always patient in my recovery because I know it takes time and it can't be rushed. I'd be lying if I said I wasn't jealous of [...]

You See, You Need Vitamin D

I can't count the amount of times people have told me to be scared of the sun because I am so fair-skinned. I mean, they aren't totally wrong. I shouldn't be out in the sun too long without protection. Don't let that fear hold you back from enjoying the sun for your benefits! Get out, [...]

It’s All in Your Head

Before I was diagnosed with Cushing's Disease, I had a lot of days where I felt incredibly sick, scared, anxious, depressed. A lot of people always said, "It's all in your head". Doctors, family, friends, and co-workers. Little did I know, life was doing one of those things we call "foreshadowing". It really was in my [...]

F*#K Brain Tumours

I did it. Saturday, June 3rd I walked in Toronto alongside other brain tumour survivors in a battle to fight brain tumours. I also walked alongside family and friends of those who have passed.  It was a great day and it was such a great environment to be in. I'll be honest - I didn't [...]