Moving back to Edmonton, Canada, I’ve been readjusting to Edmonton culture. Yes even this northern city has culture. I’ve heard so many people say, and I was a firm believer pre-Europe, that Canada doesn’t have culture, but it does and this is why I’ve started blogging about culture-focused topics on Thursdays. So living in Edmonton […]
Belgium Moments: Slagroom and Battle Royale
In the last week, I have some memorable – what I have deemed – Belgium moments because only these things can happen in Belgium. The first moment is my favorite. Its been an amazingly nice week of weather. That’s right, in Belgium you get nice weather (20+) in March and September, but wet greyness in […]
When a sitcom becomes reality – Friends
When the sitcom “Friends” was on the air, I was in high school and university. So in the evenings I would drive my family crazy because I would also put on Friends. Even if I’d seen the episode 2-3 times, I put it on. If I’d seen it 4-5 then maybe I would let someone to […]
So on my lunch break between the gusting showers of rain and the ominous cloud cover, I sit down on a bench in the park. After I pull out, my Cosmopolitan magazine, two Chinese ladies sit next to me on the bench.