Thoughts on Education We've been here before on this topic! I believe in education as a means to progress, to move forward and upward - stepping out of the cave and into the light. But I also believe in education for education's sake. The reduction of learning to testing and scoring and grading really defeats … Continue reading 30 Day Blogging Challenge – Day 16
Where will you be in 5 years? Well this is an interesting one, for the first time in my whole life I don't really have any forward plan other than the next few months. Right now it's all dependent on different outcomes, other people, and to what extent I can keep myself working. I hope … Continue reading 30 Day Blogging Challenge – Day 15
Most Embarrassing Moment Um. It's hard to say, most of the moments I can think of are more humiliating than just embarrassing. I would probably say the time in fifth year of high school when I blacked out at the end of lunch and fell into the one puddle in the middle of the courtyard. … Continue reading 30 Day Blogging Challenge – Day 28
What's in your closet Clothes, a surplus of handbags and messenger bags I never get to use, crochet projects, and some skeletons.
Your hidden talent When I'm tippled/drunk, I can pick out the Italian/Italian speaker in the whole crowd.
Your Biggest Regret While it's not good to have regrets about things we can't change... what I do regret is all the times in my life where I took the passive route instead of being more actively involved in my own life. Times where I left early to go home and nap (I do love … Continue reading 30 Day Blogging Challenge – Day 25
10 Favourite Foods Spaghetti Napoli (done right and with loads of garlic)/ Amatriciana (so long as there's no olives) Pizza with no cheese or with vegan cheese (I see you, Pizza Hut!) Steak Prawn Cocktail in Dairy-Free sauce. Roast Turkey dinner with all the trimmings. Broccoli instead of sprouts though. Duck Spring Rolls. Falafel and … Continue reading 30 Day Blogging Challenge – Day 11
What attracts you (in love) Um, have you met me? I study and work too much to date. However, I guess for me the true attraction lies in being comfortable around someone. When the conversation never needs to be forced, when you can make each other laugh and have a bit of banter. When there's … Continue reading 30 Day Blogging Challenge – Day 24
If You Won The Lottery... It's funny because this question always reminds me of language classes when trying to learn how to use the subjunctive/if-clauses/imperfect subjunctive. Usually the responses were fairly run-of-the-mill because everyone was too freaked out with trying to understand the subjunctive. In reality, my response is boring... I'd buy a house, a … Continue reading 30 Day Blogging Challenge – Day #23