“You have an ego” are not quite the words you look to hear from people whose opinions you respect but it happened to me recently and I was shocked. Once explained, I realised that appraisal was correct and that I hadn’t realised that I had developed one. It mainly comes down to the way I… Read More Ego vs Self-Confidence – Personal Development
Now, you might be wondering what a book like The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life is doing on a blog about moving to Canada. Simply put, it captures the attitude you need to take when it comes to worrying about what might be, has been… Read More The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck – Book Review
As the final couple of hours of 2017 are drawing in it’s time for some quiet reflection about the last 12 months. The highs, the lows, and the plans for next year. Thankfully, in 2017 there were very few lows. There were a couple of nerve-wracking, nail biting moments but nothing that made me completely… Read More End of 2017 – Reflections and forthcoming plans for 2018
Making the decision to move abroad may be scary but to get to the end of life going “what if?” terrifies me even more. Here’s some words of wisdom I think are so true: Have a great day and live your dreams… Ways to follow and contact me firstname.lastname@example.org Facebook Page Instagram My Great Canadian… Read More Words of wisdom
What’s it like to leave everything you’ve ever known, both people and places, and to embark on the biggest journey of your life? What’s it actually like? Terrifying, exciting, nerveracking and completely alien are good descriptions to start. Let’s explore some of those in more detail: Excitement There is a huge amount of excitement that… Read More Emigration – What’s it like?