on referendums

I sincerely hope England is prepared to deal with the consequences of its actions, after choosing to leave the largest economic and monetary union formed to date.  For what? What are the costs and benefits. Is immigration a large enough issue to shatter the stability of national and global economies? And as for Australia, I…

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POST TWO

Before I begin, a huge apology for the erratic posting.  I just finished my semester finals and I’m honestly frazzled, sleep deprived and unsure if I actually made it out of that hell. The past six weeks have taken a lot out of me and I’m drained. BUT I hope to be back to my…

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POST ONE

What is biculturalism? According to the Oxford Dictionary, biculturalism is defined as having or combining the cultural attitudes and customs of two nations, peoples or ethnic groups. Biculturalism occurs due to family migration, or self-migration from one’s place of birth to one’s place of residence. In part, globalisation and the rise of modern conflict, as…

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my bicultural diary

When you become disillusioned from your bicultural identity, how do you find your way back? I’ve decided to embark on a written and physical journey of discovery. And I want to share it with you. Biculturalism is such a common facet of our society here in Australia. So many of us have immigrant parents, grandparents,…

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Angels

*CONTROVERSY, GUN LAWS, AMERICA. IF YOU DON’T LIKE THESE TOPICS, DON’T READ* – Death has always been something that’s affected me a lot. I don’t deal with death well, and it doesn’t matter who the person is. Whether they were related to me, I heard about their plight through social media/the news, or there was…

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Just lunch things 

When you spend an hour making a recipe up as you go instead of studying for semester finals 🙃🙃 I made vegan roast pumpkin and herbed spinach risotto for lunch because it’s winter and everyone deserves happiness and comfort food. I swapped arborio rice for pearl couscous to make the recipe healthier, and no dairy…

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