Welcome Friends!

A quick little introduction: I am a Canadian professional volleyball player, currently living in Brussels, Belgium and competing for Barbar Girls Volleyball Club. I am passionate about sports, food and travel. It’s an irreplaceable experience having the opportunity to live abroad, playing the sport that I love, and I’m excited to share my overseas adventures with you! If you’re looking … More Welcome Friends!

Every Moment

W: 3-1 (18-25, 25-11, 25-16, 25-18) It’s been a little while since my last post and what better time to write then after a successful win. A win which guaranteed us a spot in playoffs and accomplished the ultimate goal of staying in the first league for next season. It’s been a whirlwind the last … More Every Moment

Twenty Sixteen

2016. It’s incredible to think that two and a half years ago I made the decision to stop playing volleyball. This weekend, I sat down and watched as my old teammates fought for their chance to get back on the Olympic stage. I got goosebumps as I reminisced about my journey the last three years and where my … More Twenty Sixteen

Christmas Favourites

Some people despise winter. For me, when that first snow hits, I get all giddy inside and the 10-year-old child in me wants to run around making snow angels and tobogganing. You don’t realize HOW much you miss it until everyone back home is sending pictures of skiing in the mountains or the first days … More Christmas Favourites

“For their tomorrow, we gave our today”

Armistice Day. Remembrance Day. Veterans Day. “The eleventh hour of the the eleventh day of the eleventh month” a ceasefire on the Western Fronts marked the end of World War 1. This year I had the incredible opportunity of visiting Ypres, Belgium. 97 years ago, this whole area of Belgium was destroyed by 4 years of trench warfare. … More “For their tomorrow, we gave our today”

52 Days and Counting!

The countdown is on, can you believe it? 52 days until Christmas! I just officially booked my trip to Germany and Prague for Christmas, and then Amsterdam for New Years! I’m so excited that I get to spend the holidays in Europe this year, why? Christmas Markets! Plain and simple. Mulled wine, holiday food and cities completely … More 52 Days and Counting!

Home Opener

L : 1-3  (16-25, 25-22, 22-25, 19-25) Just a quick update after our first match vs. Charleroi. It wasn’t an easy match to start with but the character the team showed this past weekend was incredible. We fought hard and played more like a team than I’ve seen us do this whole season. We’ve been … More Home Opener