Prozac Update 2: Guess Who’s Back?

In honour of World Mental Health Day, I thought I'd write a quick update on my journey with Prozac. You might remember that around this time last year, I had successfully come off of Prozac. In that post, I mentioned that I'd take it again if I ever needed to. To quote myself (ugh, that ...

Oh, hey

Well... it's been a while. Like, nearly five months. Although I'd planned to let myself have a bit of a break, I hadn't thought it would be quite this long. So where have I been? Well, simply put, I got a little burned out on the whole blogging thing. What started as a fun pastime ...

Loving It: The Desire Map Planner

My love of planners and planning is no secret. Some people might think it's crazy that I use a few different planning and tracking systems, but it seems to work really well for me... probably because writing things down is literally the only way I can ever hope to remember anything. February and March weird ...

Top 7 Favourite Books

I recently finished the last course of my editing certificate. On the first night of almost every course, we had to share facts about ourselves, which usually included our favourite book. The same students were in most of the classes, so to keep things interesting, I tried to pick a different book each time. This ...

Skincare Routine for Dry Skin

So, I was sitting here, trying to figure out what the hell I was going to write about, when I got a message from my friend Alicia: That obviously prompted a whole discussion about the Glossier blushes. Halfway through, I started to think that maybe this could be blog content. After I mentioned that, she ...

4 Basic Tips for Job Interviews

Last week during a 1:1, our intern asked me for some interview tips. She's really awesome and I wish we could keep her, but unfortunately we just don't have a job opening right now, so she's looking for a new role. She confided in me that she's really nervous about the interviews and thinks that ...

One Brave Night 2018

In 2015, a little more than six months after receiving treatment at CAMH, I started hearing about this event called Darkness to Light. The premise was simple: get people to sponsor you to stay up all night, and the funds you raised would go to the CAMH Foundation. Fiona and I enthusiastically signed up and ...

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