oh hello, november.

making: sachertorte for sister’s birthday. it turned out pretty well…except the glaze. who new glazing a cake could be so difficult? that part did not look good at all.

eating: mini kitkats that i got for 70% off at Target post-halloween.

drinking: every hot beverage available. i can’t get warm enough.

reading: many books! this month so far: Whiskey in a Teacup by Reece Whitherspoon; The Bungalow by Sarah Jio; Her Fearful Symmetry by Audrey Niffenegger; Pandora’s Daughter by Iris Johansen; Always by Sarah Jio; and The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein.

wanting: a bit of stability – job, housing, relationships…pick one!

looking: for christmas presents.

playing: “show me, don’t tell me” by arkells on repeat.

wishing: the Go Train to Guelph had a much better schedule.

enjoying: just about everything.

crushing: on first dates and first kisses.

waiting: on my new glasses to arrive in the mail.

liking: walking everywhere; sometimes even with purpose.

wondering: where my next trip will be. i don’t have any flights booked, and that feels strange.

needing: my own space – aka to stop intruding in other people’s space.

smelling: like peppermint halo by saje wellness.

wearing: pantyhose…and i hate it!

knowing: i’m pretty darn talented.

watching: the snow fall.

listening: to the jazz version of the nutcracker suite – it’s pretty good. thanks, queens quay starbucks!

noticing: how my anxiety still hasn’t disappeared when it comes to “new”.

opening: my day planner for the first time in months.

planning: one day at a time.

giggling: at jokes from Paris. “it’s very free.”

feeling: happy.