Growing in Unlikely Places

Sometimes to pass time I just wander around a popular area, taking in the scenery. One particular day I was on my way to return to a spot I've become quite fond of. I passed by this tree, and it brought some thoughts to my mind. It didn't look like it belonged there, sandwiched between… Continue reading Growing in Unlikely Places

A Few Words on Failure

I thought moving to Grenada made me a successful adult. Finally living on my own, somewhere new, paying rent, living my own life. I've come to learn that success is not a one step thing. It's a process. I'm not suddenly a prime example of a functioning grown up. I am still learning. I'm learning… Continue reading A Few Words on Failure

My Worst Cake Yet, and What I’ve Learned

In the words of Hannah Montana, "Everybody makes mistakes. Everybody has those days. Everybody knows what I'm talking about. Everybody gets that way." I guess I'm having one of those days. It's harder to squeeze cake-making into my school/work schedule than I thought it would be. I felt rushed and unprepared today. I had about… Continue reading My Worst Cake Yet, and What I’ve Learned