10 things i’ve learned (from living abroad)

My adventure of living abroad so far has been exciting, fun and incredible. It's been full of countless ups and downs and enough memories to last a lifetime. But along the way I've gotten the opportunity to learn more about myself and so much more about the world that I live in (after all that … Continue reading 10 things i’ve learned (from living abroad)

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things aren’t always as they seem…

It's all about perspective, isn't it?  Social Media has now made it so that everyone out there on the internet, both friends, family and strangers alike can see the most glamorized version of our lives, they can see what we choose to portray. What results in turn is that everything gets somewhat sugar coated, people … Continue reading things aren’t always as they seem…

self doubt & uncertainty

self-doubt. that's what i've been full of lately. self-doubt topped with some major uncertainty. Lately I've been wondering a lot... wondering if i've made the right decision with what I am doing for my next move... wondering if i've somehow made a huge mistake ....( My next big move (literally) )   I'm just not (entirely) sure anymore. … Continue reading self doubt & uncertainty

the road to recovery

As the title suggests my disappearance, and lack of writing has really been due to the fact that I've been working on getting myself back together and focusing on myself right now... If you follow my blog, you know I'm going through a bit of a rough patch and struggling a bit with my depression … Continue reading the road to recovery

living my best life (with depression)

There has seemingly been a theme to my recent posts lately, a theme of sadness ... a lack of motivation within me... a sort of difficulty adjusting to the changes in my life. (which thank you to all the the people who have reached out to me and told me it's okay, you've really helped … Continue reading living my best life (with depression)

the passing of time

One of the harsh realities of living abroad, is that the world does not stop spinning. While that might sound like a stupid and incredibly obvious statement to make (because of course, duh... time continues and the world does keep going no matter if I'm here or there)... sometimes the actual reality of this is … Continue reading the passing of time

“Make Every Moment Count”

     The life we live is so short and we should truly try and make every moment count.    While I have done that in the past, I feel like I have been doing an absolutely terrible job lately ....   My time home so far has been extremely difficult for me. Adjusting has … Continue reading “Make Every Moment Count”

My next big move (literally)

As I briefly mentioned  in my last post ( SAY YES! ) I finally have my answer to the daunting question of what comes next ?   The answer... IM MOVING TO COLOMBIA!!!  more specifically Bogota Now this was a decision that I absolutely did not make lightly... it's something I've actually been going back and forth in … Continue reading My next big move (literally)

collect memories, not things… or both? 

The saying goes "collect memories not things" .... but sometimes when you're living abroad it's very difficult to not wind up doing both. As I prepare to move back to America after living in Barcelona for 2 years, I am realizing how much random crap I've accumulated. But along with all this random crap comes … Continue reading collect memories, not things… or both?