During the confinement period, I decided to find different ways of entertaining myself while learning at the same time. I got tired of reading fictional books and watching Netflix over and over and to avoid sinking into boredom, I started my podcast exploration. I was intrigued by the fact that seemingly a huge number of … More 049: Life changing podcasts that I am loving right now
The past month and more so the past two weeks have been some sort of a roller coaster. The pandemic that we are all facing puts us all in a precarious state which hopefully will come to an end soon. However, being a masters student during this period has been one of the most challenging … More 046: Group projects in school: are they worth it?
Days seem longer, nights seem shorter and dates get lost in their calendars. This is a seemingly accurate description of what self-confinement feels like. It gets boring after a while and if you’re watching the news, you might find yourself sinking into some kind of depression because there’s barely anything to lift up our spirits. … More 043: Being productive during confinement
The realization that things are not going on habitually is uncomfortable. Two days ago I went to the grocery store, just as I always do and I was taken aback, first, by the unusual high number of customers, (since it was on a Sunday), and second, by the number of empty shelves – which is … More 042: We are at war!
Living abroad has always been my dream ever since I was a young girl. I was enticed by the idea of experiencing a new culture and learning a different language. As I grew up, I realized that I wasn’t the only one with this dream. The constant reason that people gave for wanting to live … More 035: THE TRUTH ABOUT LIVING ABROAD!
Happy New Decade! How amazing is it to be alive and experiencing life in a new decade! I’m still trying to wrap my head around being in 2020 because I can’t believe that 2019 is already gone. I’m still in shock and adjusting even though time is not waiting for me. January is already halfway … More 034: #GROW
There’s something absolutely refreshing about waking up each day and realizing that you are living your dream. There’s something absolutely inspiring about knowing that all the efforts that you put have borne fruit. There’s something absolutely uplifting about knowing that the Lord blesses His children when we put all our trust in Him. There’s something … More 033: TAKING STOCK – 2019
No one ever promised me that I will come across perfect human beings. No one is perfect anyway. However, there are those people you come across and you wonder whether they are the problem or thyself?! I have come across one and I prefer to call them, The Corporate Pendejo (TCP). This person has definitely … More 031: THE CORPORATE PENDEJO
I have learnt that our dreams are faithful, they are always there waiting for us to go after them. It’s not easy at all, but who said it would be? … More 030: FAITHFUL DREAMS!
It feels like a spark has ignited and there’s this kind of hope, happiness and achievement of dreams. You often find yourself feeling an alarming kind of energy and ready to do whatever is brought to your plate. Do you ask questions? Well, this depends on whether you are seasoned or quite new into this … More 024: NEW JOB SYNDROME!