So i've been studying French for many many years but it has to be said.. as someone that hates maths, I still have a unique dislike for the way numbers are formed in French. I saw the picture below and had to share it because the struggle is so real. 😓 … Continue reading Storytime: I said I was born in 1900.
Hello One & All ! Yesterday I went to a conference in London. It was my first time attending a conference and so I thought I would share some thoughts on it. Why did I go? My reasons for going were as follows: It posed as the perfect opportunity for me to learn more about… Continue reading Language & Identity Conference
Hey All ! Hope you are doing well ! So last month I spent 4 nights in Banff, Alberta. Here are the highlights of my trip ! Day 1 - Lake Tour I started my day with a trip to the supermarket. Having arrived at gone midnight I didn't get to appreciate how scenic Banff… Continue reading That time in Banff
First of all: Happy New Year all ! So I started writing this blog post back in November when the snow arrived but I never got around to posting it. I am now back in Quebec and on Sunday I was welcomed back by what I shall call "The Real Snow". Here are my thoughts… Continue reading Amanda VS The Snow
Thursday 9th November- At the beginning of this week, I was invited for lunch, I made sure it was on a day that I didn't have to rush back to the school for more classes but I expected the three others around me to rush back to work because isn't that just how things work?… Continue reading Chinese Fondue + Impromptu Meet-Up.
Friday 3rd November - Some of the British Assistants organised a Frat party and it was a full house of Brits, Canadians and Mexicans ! Beer pong started very early on, I made two very pitiful attempts to throw the ball into one of the many cups available. I can confirm, the ball at no… Continue reading Frat Fête !
Qué-back again.. as in Québec.. I am back..again. Alright forget it, moving on.. I found myself back in Quebec City for a training session. This was the first time that the British, Canadian, German and Mexican assistants were all together at once. Wednesday 1st November - The journey to QC started with a 4… Continue reading Qué-back again !
Happy Halloween !! No your eyes are not failing you, this is in fact another blog post a day after the last one, don't get used to it ! It has to be at least a good.. 15 years since I actually did anything for Halloween and to be completely honest I kind of forgot… Continue reading Halloween Celebrations
Ahh! I am officially in Canada. I arrived just over a week ago and it has been one of the most interesting weeks of my life. I am going to try and keep this as short as I possibly can.. but that doesn't mean there wont be an excessive amount of pictures. Right, Lets start… Continue reading My First week in Québec! pt 1