I am Canadian.
It feels nice to be able to say that and today marks my very first Canada day as a Canadian citizen.
So much has happened in the last 11 years since I first set foot on Canadian soil, I’ve backpacked, lived in hostels, met and travelled with amazing people from all over the world. I have worked at some interesting and crazy jobs far out of the field of expertise with which I arrived.
I’ve been on crazy adventures that make me shake my head and smile as my mind says, “I did that”.
Some of the greatest highs of my life have been here in Canada. Some of the deepest lows too.
Canada is the place where I opened my heart and lived – really lived – courageously, outrageously, and, yes, sometimes selfishly, out loud. Continue reading Happy Canada Day!