As the story has it, I woke up and found myself on the very opposite side of the globe – the flipside. I arrived February 16th, 2005 and thought I’d simply do a year, then leave. Years later and I’m still here. I went from being some random foreign girl to taking on labels I never imagined – university professor, film extra, professional boxer, CEO of my own girls-only fitness company, Flipside Fitness, and CEO of my own boxing club, Korea's largest -- Hulk's Club, formerly known as Hulk's Boxing.

After 11.5yrs in Korea, I picked up one day and left. I returned to Toronto, Canada but only to pack up my bags and venture out again. Now I'm living in Makati, Philippines. Life for me is better in Asia and I'm so happy here. This isn't a new chapter in the book of my life though, it's a whole new book I've started!!! I'm a whole new woman. I left Korea with Flipside Fitness on my brain, Hulk's in my heart, boxing in my bag, and my four-legged friend Balboa Button by my side.

Life is an adventure and this is my story of yesterday.

Sunday, December 18, 2016

Sundays are the Hugs of My Week


In church today the children's Sunday School group performed for us all and it was super adorable, watching the parents each pick out their particular child, the children waving back at the crowd, and the crowd's reaction.  It was so nice, like a sweet warm hug.
After church I was picked up and treated to a big bowl of chilly and bulletproof coffee.
That was like a big warm hug too and it came with an 
extra order of hugs from the person that treated me to it.

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