Yesterday was a good day at work. I had a visit from Halle. And Halle's mom brought me a flourless, chocolate salted caramel cupcake! Yesterday was a bad day after work. I walked out to my car to find I had a flat tire! But roadside assistance came within 45 minutes and the fella they… Continue reading Highs ‘n’ lows
The other day at UBC, I visited the Reconciliation Pole. It is so majestic, against the dramatic sky. One minute the clouds looked grey, but then the cleared. I love this pole, mostly because there's an eagle on top. And eagles always remind me of my Pa.
Last month at work we started collecting period products. We asked for donations from faculty, staff, and students. I asked my family and friends too! It was part of the United Way's Period Promise campaign. Periods are so traumatic sometimes, the last thing one should worry about is getting access to products. So I was… Continue reading Period Products
I got some free lunch from my work learn student the other day. She is from Mumbai, and made this yummy dish of vegetarian curry. I ate it all up, and then ate a bit more that she had leftover. YUM!
This past week was CAP CON 2019, the big event that I made swag bags for. Look. Cake! This is our big, annual student conference. Students get to present their research either as a panel, or in a showcase format. It's a really wonderful way to build community and share knowledge.