Being Mortal – Atul Gawande Book Review

Not usually one to read a lot of non-fiction, I thoroughly enjoyed this. Knowing that one of my favourite reads last year was When Breath Becomes Air (by Paul Kalanithi), my brother recommended this to me, and all I can say is YES. Yes yes yes. Shedding light on the inherent issues underlying healthcare systems when it comes to elderly patient care, Atul uses his … Continue reading Being Mortal – Atul Gawande Book Review

Algonquin: A Tapestry of Creation

Feet. I didn’t know how much this particular body part would be tested until I took a trip this past weekend to Algonquin National Park located in northern Ontario, Canada. Beginning to mid October is the peak season to visit Algonquin because of its beautiful array of tree species displaying their vibrant autumnal hues as they make their descent to the ground for a season … Continue reading Algonquin: A Tapestry of Creation