Jumping In

Well today is an exciting day. A day I have been thinking about for quite a while now.

WritingThe day I actually sit down and create my own blog. And yes, I chose the most cliché day of the year to finally do it (sorry friends…).

I have wanted to get the ball rolling for a while now, but finishing a Masters degree, starting a new job, getting married, and taking care of an adorable little puppy has been pretty darn busy. So now, here I am settling in to my new routines and finally ready to give this blog all of the effort and time it deserves.

I want to use this blog to explore some of my passions and everyday interests: food, cooking, fitness, and the power of positivity (with the added bonus of being able to write – another love of mine). I decided to name my blog “Joyful and Whole” because I wanted to find a way to combine all of the passions I just mentioned into one blog and explore all of the little day to day joys and all of the little quirks and passions that combine to make a “whole” person.

I suppose that gives you a little glimpse of who I am, but maybe I will take the time to introduce myself for anyone who doesn’t know me.

I am a 23-year-old public servant, and I work in HR for the Government of Ontario. I just finished my Masters degree in Public Administration this year, and I’ll just be honest from the very beginning here – I love school and I’m already itching to take some more courses on the side.

After spending 5 years away from home for school, I managed to snag a contract in Peterborough (my home town), and now I’m enjoying spending some time with my wonderful family and amazing husband (and of course, our crazy puppy Ellie).

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Well friends, thanks for stopping by, but there’s an Apple Custard tea calling my name (you’ll catch on pretty quickly that I have a bit of a tea obsession).

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Until next time,
Sam

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2 thoughts on “Jumping In

  1. Arielle says:

    Welcome to the blogosphere lovely! I just had a look at your blog and it is so amazing, I love it already 🙂 I can’t wait to read more from you and I hope you’ll enjoy blogging as much as we all do here ❤

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