The Brit-M Philosophy

During Christmas of this year, I went and spent a night with one of my very best friends, Brittany. We backpacked Europe together in 2015 and returned again in 2016 and share a burning passion for travelling and just life in general. And so, we’re chatting about life, and relationships, and our intuition, and heartbreak etc., over a glass of…

“2018’s Going To Be Awesome,” she said.

"2018's going to be awesome, 2018's going to be awesome, 2018's going to be awesome," she said in a mantra of sorts as she backed her way out my bedroom door, and left me smiling through the tears, cross-legged on my bed. "Just keep telling yourself that, Mandy. 2018's going to be awesome!" "I know,"…

The Story of The Grilled Cheese Sandwhiches

Last night I was sitting at home, alone, for the first time all Christmas. I've basically, and perhaps regretfully, tried, (and pretty much succeeded) sleeping my way right through Christmas this year. I just didn't really want to be present for it. Christmas Eve last year I had accepted a proposal and planned to spend…

Freedom.

I woke up this morning, rolled out of bed, hauled on my snow-pants, and a plaid work coat and gloves and scraped off my truck, started her up, blasted the heat, shoveled out the box, cleared the mirrors. Anyway, it’s -25 with the wind-chill here today. The cold air was moving across my face and…