Monthly Archives: February 2010

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Gypsy Wednesday – Passion Board

Welcome to Gypsy Wednesday! Every Wednesday, I strive to highlight all the juicy morsels related to travel and beyond. I got tagged! Not for an STI or anything, Got Passport charged me with the task of creating a passion board. Aye created hers while taking an art class in 2006. After dusting it off recently, [...]

By |February 24th, 2010|Life|12 Comments

The 7 Stages of Unplugging from the Cubicle

This is a seven part series on unplugging from the cubicle. Join the discussion, or read and absorb. The Cube, Monday Morning You're sitting inert, facing artificial walls constructed of laminate. The wood veneer desk is slightly short, knocking your knees on the underside whenever you lift your legs. The only glare your computer screen [...]

By |February 22nd, 2010|Life|16 Comments

Gypsy Bits and Bytes

Apologies, I missed last week. I had zip to say except whine about my corporate tour-of-duty. Bits and Bytes It's always a pleasure to meet another chick, and a Canadian to boot. Shauna Watson abandoned career overdrive for a one way ticket to Thailand. Throw caution to the wind, girl. I like you already. Though [...]

By |February 19th, 2010|Life|7 Comments

Gypsy Wednesday – GRRRL Traveler

Welcome to Gypsy Wednesday! Every Wednesday, I strive to highlight all the juicy morsels related to travel and beyond. Every single day new terms are tossed into my travel stewing pot. One of them propelled me to seek out the answer.  What the heck is a gap year?  Christine Ka'aloa explains. Powered by Podbean.com To dig [...]

By |February 17th, 2010|Travel Tips|4 Comments

15 Things I’m Looking Forward to When I Quit My Job & Travel

This list was sourced from a potently horrid day I experienced in the cube last week. It was so trying, my mind drifted to happy thoughts. Naps. Epically long, drawn out, mouth-hanging-open-slobbering, naps. Reading a book from cover to cover, and actually absorbing it. Giving up business casual for cargo pants and flip flops (for [...]

By |February 15th, 2010|Life|36 Comments

What I’m Going to Miss About Vancouver

The parks. Queen Elizabeth in particular, since it's near my abode. I moved here last July, completely bereft to be away from English Bay, but found this gem. Affectionately referred to as "Little Mountain", this park wormed its way into my heart. Tell me fellow travelers, what do you miss about your hometown? Or maybe [...]

By |February 12th, 2010|British Columbia, Vancouver|9 Comments