I got a job!

Hi, folks. I have a new job – I am now a clinical addictions counsellor. I will still be posting on my blog though. Thanks for all the support.

Baking Gluten-Free Carrot Cake Muffins with Anxiety

Trigger Warning: Anxiety, Mental Health, Depression and Financial Problems I had a panic attack yesterday. There are a lot of stressful things happening in my life at the moment – and for a moment, I couldn’t breathe.  Being so open about my anxiety is a very scary thing. I have anxiety about a lot of…

Baking Gluten-Free Banana Bread Muffins with Anxiety

I’m not going to pretend to be an expert on food. I have only been baking and cooking for about a year. But the act of baking my GF Banana Bread muffins, helped me open my eyes to what is possible for my mental health.  Since moving out of my parents home, I am forced…

Sex-Positive in a Woman-Hating World: Book Reviews

Not  That  Kind of  Girl:  A  young  woman  tells  you   what  she’s  “learned” LENA  DUNHAM,  2014 Random  House,  New  York,  NY 288pp.,  978-­‐0-­‐385-­‐68067-­‐7,  Joana  Avillez   (Illustrator),  $32  (hardcover) Sexpowerment:  le  sexe  libère  la  femme  (et   l’homme) CAMILLE  EMMANUELLE,  2016 Editions  Anne  Carrière,  Paris 240pp.,  978-­‐2-­‐843-­‐37768-­‐6,  €18  (paperback) Sex  Object JESSICA  VALENTI,  2016…

SocialxChange – Day 3

June 8th (Sigh.) What the fuck, Ontario? As a future social worker, June 8th was incredibly dreadful. Doug Ford was officially elected as Ontario’s new premier. How the fuck did this happen? I try not to be too political on social media, but today I scraped that idea and asked to my Facebook world: Are…