nemaska art show

During my time here in Nemaska, Quebec the school held an art-show to showcase the talent of the students for the community and other visitors. Below are a few of my favourite pieces. While there were many other kinds of artwork (paintings, collages, drawings, photographs), these were my favourite. Advertisements

national indigenous peoples day

Thursday, June 21st, 2018 National Indigenous People’s Day First celebrated in 1996, National Indigenous People’s Day was renamed from it’s original “National Aboriginal Day” in 2017 to properly recognize and the First Nation, Inuit, and Metis people. National Indigenous Peoples Day is an annual celebration of Indigenous heritage and culture, held on the 21st of…

nemaska so far

I moved to Nemaska, Quebec for the Summer on May 13th, 2018. Here are some photos of my trip thus far. above is my bedroom. it has 40 spider-man stickers and a tasteful spider-man boarder for decoration. above is me: one month in, two more to go. this photo is from my first off-reserve trip…

my apologies

Due to an unfortunate processing error by WordPress, many of the photos featured on my blog have been deleted. This has primarily affected posts from Spring and Summer of 2017. I apologize for any inconvenience this causes.

thank you april

April 1st was Easter this means seeing and eating with family, meeting the newest addition to the extended family, and of course – taking a toddlers lead for an easter egg hunt. Since I finished school so early and my job starts late into the term, I have an entire month off. During this time,…

what i’m reading: braiding sweetgrass

Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer (2015) This was a required novel for one of my courses this past Winter semester and I am very glad I had the pleasure of reading this book during my undergraduate career. I read this book everywhere: on the bus during my commute to campus, at work while on…

shampoo bars

what they are, how you use them, where you can find one, and why you should use them

earth month: the ten tree pledge

For the month of April, Ten Tree will be planting a tree for every pledge made for their Pledge & Plant promotion.¬†Each pledge option targets an object that are plastic and have been designed to be disposed of after a single-use. You can choose to pledge to one of their four options to reduce your…

busy beaver

Seaton Hiking Trail, Valley Farm Road Entrance. March 2018.