Category Archives: Daily Adventures

my favourite things – new winter/rain wear

i’m starting a new regular post called “my favourite things“. there is so much stuff & information out there and it’s hard to know what’s worthwhile. Whether it’s yoga gear reviews, Parkinson’s resources, or basic clothes and shoes, I’ll share my humble opinion and let you know what I’m interested in! – Having recently moved to Victoria, I’m bracing myself for… Read more »

back to school, back to school…

Today, I officially started my POST-DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP at The University of Victoria. – I wandered around to get my bearings and scope out the best coffee spots. – And found my way to my new home … – Here in office #308 I will think great things (i’m sure of it!) and learn a thing-or-two along the way … if… Read more »

“it’s only the beginning”

so, it’s been 5 days since i handed in my final dissertation and left UBC Okanagan. it feels like a lifetime. after 6 solid weeks of preparation (not to mention the 4 years before that!), d(efence)-day came and went. don’t get me wrong, i REALLY enjoyed my defence. The room was full of supportive faces, including fellow students, faculty, yogis,… Read more »

travels & island living

happy summer! it seems summer has officially shown it’s beautiful smile here in victoria and I’ve been enjoying every minute of it! This past couple months has been full of travels, adventures, and settling down… I’ll give you a sneak peak of what has been keeping me busy… – mid-may we boarded an airplane and partied in vegas with a… Read more »


kaitlynroland   May 29, 2012   No Comments on family

there comes a time when you have to choose between family, and everything else. i choose family. it seems like grandparents are the ties that bind families together, and when we lose one there’s risk of us all coming apart a little. This makes it even more important to put family first and reach out to them with both hands…. Read more »