Where I’m from

As I’m quickly approaching my “One Year Anniversary” of living in New Zealand, I still get asked, “SO - where are you from?” At this point, I’m quite happy to reply with the general statement, “I’m from Canada.” But then there’s those people who want to sound “worldly” and “cultural” and start asking, “Well, where abouts in Canada?” That’s when things start to get complicated.

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Take the risk

“Just don’t go having a baby!” This was my colleague’s reaction after I disclosed the latest happenings in my life. She told me that the three most stressful things in life are: Job hunting, Moving and Having a baby.