Posts tagged mental illness
Camping at Jacques-Cartier National park

Last Friday was the first time I went camping with Alo. We rented a Huttopia tent at Parc National Jacques-Cartier (SEPAQ) for a weekend adventure. I am usually always alone during outdoor adventures and this was a time where I could flip the page of loneliness and be able to have a partner be with me during my adventures. It was pouring rain, but that did not stop us from enjoying the amazing trails that the park has to offer. Located only about 15 minutes from Quebec city, Jacques-Cartier is probably one of my favorite parks because of the beauty, the fauna and the history.

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Brainfreeze x Jack.org

What is the Brainfreeze fundraiser? Well… December 1st we are organizing a polar dip in Montreal, where we will all go jump in the river together to celebrate mental illness. It’s going to be crazy and cold, wait not cold … FREEZING! All for a good cause. Each participant must sign up (25$) and raise a 100$ each and 100% of the funds will go directly to mental health awareness.

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The circle of Comfort

It’s been a little over a year now that I have been officially diagnosed with a chronic depression. It’s funny, because I thought it would be over with and that I would be able to laugh about it, however I learned that sometimes it can take a little longer than others.

From struggling with finding the right medication, to having way too many sleepless nights to count, it really has been a hard struggle.

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