Vanuatu & New Caledonia 2017

In October, Keenan and I travelled the Pacific Islands with Carnival Cruise. We honestly had the most amazing time over-indulging ourselves by drinking way too many cocktails and over-eating!  Carnival is such an awesome cruise line. I could say a lot about why this was, as I have experienced a few different cruise lines. But…

The man who inspired me to blog.

“Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.” This quote defines my uncle. Andrew Knowlman. Lives in England. Today, turns 50.  In honour of his birthday, I wanted to share a post of how much Andrew has inspired me to begin my own blog and to always be present in life. Within the last…

Problems aren’t problems unless you make them.

A lot of individuals are stuck chasing the constructed idea of happiness and can never be content with the moment in time they are present in. This use to be me. To this day, there are still days that fall back and have to remind myself that happiness is not a full bank account, expensive…

The life of an intolerant-to-every-damn-food person

“I’m sorry for being annoying but can I please change…” “Let me know if this is too hard to do otherwise I’ll find somewhere else..” “Sorry for being so frustrating.” I feel embarrassed when employers just look at me with frustration. With all the kindness I can give, I am still that shitty person who…

Our Memory Journal

For Christmas, Keenan bought me the most thoughtful present. A polaroid camera and a recycled papered journal. Whenever we come across a significant event we snapshot the moment with the polaroid and record it in our journal. I love this because as we grow older we can go back and look at all these meaningful memories,reminisce on…

A cheers to Josh.

I am grateful for everything I have been taught… To live passionately and immensely, to be generous to the lives I touch, to take life on with 110% effort, and most importantly, the precious skills of how to save a life. Particularly this weekend was a moment where all of these life lessons were apparent,…

Happiness & Being grateful for your past

I believe that a lot of people are constantly caught up with the idea of “being happy” as it is a constant state of being. Happiness comes in moments, you don’t just achieve happiness every second of your life as you experience it alongside every other emotion on the spectrum. If you’re spending your life…

Australia’s greatest

For those reading who know me, they’d understand that my surf club family and the community in which I belong to is a strong passion of mine. This year, being one of my busiest years yet, was when this passion really did shine. Over the last few months I’ve had to do a lot of…