My Very First Thanksgiving

Happy Thanskgiving Everybody! I hope you had a wonderful weekend. I think I will need to find someone to corroborate this, but I am getting the feeling that I am turning into one of those annoying people who walk around as if they ate a Care Bear for breakfast. Every single thing I see is more amazing than the last. And to be fair I’ve been seeing a lot of amazing things lately. So even though I could talk about for days about all the incredible things I have seen/done/experienced lately, for now I want to talk about the latest novelty for me, Thanksgiving, aka best holiday in Canada so far. A holiday centered on food and giving thanks? I am definitively there!

And, because I have never done it before and I think it is very important to express gratitude, I will list all of the things I am grateful for this year.

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Moving to a new country 101

Hey. Are you about to move to a new country or city? Maybe you want to study in abroad for four years, maybe you just want to do an exchange for a semester. Well, regardless of where you are going, hopefully at some point in your life you’ll have the chance to move to a new place away from home and thus may want to take into consideration some of the following tips.

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Early Start, Ice Breakers, and Cheers

Hello again! Let’s see. Before coming to university I was, and actually I still am, very nervous about fitting in this brand new place where I didn’t know anybody. Actually the first couple of weeks can be hard because you feel that you aren’t making so many friends as other people and you’re anxious about starting anew, with new friends, new home, and new classes. So allow me to assuage your anxiety by giving you a fresh new glimpse into the first weeks at Glendon, specifically JumpStart and Frosh Week. A time well spent doing things like going to parties, going to theme parks, touring the sound surface of downtown Toronto (on foot) and overall doing very little studying (as you should).

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