What am I thankful for?
I am thankful to my birth mother for choosing to give me a life she could not provide.
Me at 5 weeks
I am thankful for my parents who never let me doubt how much I was loved.
Dad, Mom and me
I am thankful that I have two brothers who are both pretty awesome in their own rights.
Little and Big Bro about eight years ago
I am thankful that I was born in country where my gender was not seen as a reason to not educate me...
...or disallowed my participation in sports.
Soccer as a teenager
I am thankful that I know my extended family even though they all lived plane rides away.
Me and Cormac on a family trip out to Donegal
I am thankful for all the amazing places I have travelled in my life.
I am thankful for the opportunities I've had to live in some of these amazing places.
Freiburg, Germany. Mein Universitaetstadt.
I am thankful for the people I've met who have helped shape my world view.
My going away party in Tanzania. I'm the only non-Muslim at the table.
I am thankful for living in a country where political discord amounts to little more than name calling in the House of Commons.
Political Message along Falls Rd, Belfast
I am thankful that I am privileged enough to be able to give back.
Dinner time, Usa River, Tanzania
I am thankful for all my friends who make life a little bit more worth while.
Looking forward to a hungover train ride back to Victoria after a girl's weekend in Parksville.
What are you thankful for?