Mindblown: a blog about philosophy.

  • Making Up With Morocco

    Making Up With Morocco

    I felt the need to write on this quiet Sunday morning in Marrakech. I have been staying in Morocco for three weeks already with one more week to go. This is the longest time I have ever spent here as an adult. To give you a bit of context, I was actually born in Rabat, […]

  • Day Trip To Cap-Saint-Jacques Nature Park

    Day Trip To Cap-Saint-Jacques Nature Park

    Two weekends ago, I had the chance of going on yet another day trip with the help of Navette Nature. This time, I purchased a ticket for the Discovering the West of Montreal outing in collaboration with the City of Montreal. I was excited to see this park, knowing that it will be part of […]

  • Day Trip To Îles-de-Boucherville National Park

    Day Trip To Îles-de-Boucherville National Park

    I have been meaning to visit Îles-de-Boucherville National Park for so damn long. It’s the closest Sépaq park to the city, as it only requires a 30 minute drive. This year, Navette Nature has been offering free shuttles from downtown Montreal through a collaboration with a bank. All you have to pay is the park […]

  • Dealing With My Anxiety From Climate Change

    Dealing With My Anxiety From Climate Change

    Climate change is real and it is the biggest crisis our generation will be faced with. This is such a simple statement yet it is still being debated all over the world, mostly by privileged people who profit from harming our planet every day. We have been hearing about climate change and its many repercussions […]

  • Spring in Lake Louise & Banff, Alberta

    Spring in Lake Louise & Banff, Alberta

    It’s probably on every Canadian’s bucket list to make it to some part of the Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks one day. When I found a roundtrip plane ticket to Calgary for under $300, I knew it was finally happening for me! I gave myself six days mid-May to drive to Lake Louise for two nights […]

  • Here comes another year 🎂

    Here comes another year 🎂

    Oh hello! It’s been a while… I turned 34 on Saturday and had the chance to celebrate my birthday with a few close friends at a nice summer picnic <3. Just like previous years, I felt the need to take some time to write about where I am in my life before starting yet another […]

  • Getting Through Winter

    Getting Through Winter

    Last year, I was 8 days away from jumping on a plane that would take me away to Bali. It’s become a tradition (& amazing perk) in my life to run away to warmer locations as the winter season settles in here. Because of a situation I wrote about in my previous post, I have […]

  • My 2018 Review

    My 2018 Review

    What a year 2018 has been.. It feels like the past twelve months have been challenging everything that I know and have established in my life. The year actually started on a high note with the most beautiful & healing solo trip for two months. But then, I came back home for a canceled work […]

  • 3 Montreal Cafés Cool With You Working

    3 Montreal Cafés Cool With You Working

    I’ve been running my own web development & consulting company for more than five years already. When I’m not slow traveling around the world, I try to enjoy Montreal as much as I can and that includes visiting plenty of coffee shops. Being one of those people who shows up with a laptop, I’ve come […]

  • Digital Nomad Guide: Bali, Indonesia

    Digital Nomad Guide: Bali, Indonesia

    It’s time for my forth digital nomad guide! If you missed the previous one, click here to read about Vancouver. bali, indonesia Period: February 2nd to February 25th, 2018 Community: Hacker Paradise in Ubud Goals: Focus on my meditation practice and rest Since visiting Tokyo back in 2010, I have been dreaming to make it back […]

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