2019 has been a roller coaster so far. So many things happened in the past four months, I experienced many joys, sorrows, excitements, and realizations. By far, this is the first semester where I experienced so personal growth in a short period of time.
"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams." ~ Eleanor Roosevelt Coming into 2019, I have made the decision that I will take every opportunity out there to cultivate my personal growth, whether it be knowledge, values or aspirations. As one of my biggest events for 2019, I decided to … Continue reading Bucket List Post: Participating in a Beauty Pageant
“Wherever you go becomes a part of you somehow.” ~ Anita Desai This past Christmas was one of the most special ones yet for me. Different from previous years, I was doing quite a bit of traveling rather spending a lot of time at home. And since one of my best friends that I have … Continue reading Visiting Biltmore House For Christmas
"One day you will wake up and there won’t be any more time to do the things you’ve always wanted. Do it now." ~ Paulo CoelhoAfter a huge revelation of how morning habits can affect my energy and mood for the rest of the day, I've been dedicating more efforts to preparing myself before starting … Continue reading My Healthy Morning Routine
"Never go on trips with anyone you do not love.” ~ Ernest Hemingway. This winter break was one of the best yet thanks to the trip to one of my all-time favorite places to visit. I have written blogs about this place before, but visiting it during the holidays time was a new experience. Another … Continue reading Romance In Asheville?
Hello everyone, Happy New Year! I hope everyone had a good holiday with your friends and family. I hope you all had a good first week of 2019, and many more to come. So today I am going to share with you all my resolutions for this year. I had a wonderful 2018, it was … Continue reading My 2019 Resolutions
“In times of stress, the best thing we can do for each other is to listen with our ears and our hearts and to be assured that our questions are just as important as our answers.” ~ Fred Rogers Stress has been my biggest enemy for the past couple of years, especially during my college … Continue reading How to Cope With Stress
“Nourishing yourself in a way that helps you blossom in the direction you want to go is attainable, and you are worth the effort." – Deborah Day During my time at home for Thanksgiving with my family, and it was wonderful catching up with them after several months of not being home. Between cooking, running … Continue reading Date Night for One? Sign Me Up!
"Better to see something once than hear about it a thousand times." My trip to Portland was spontaneously planned as I was visiting a friend in Tacoma, Washington. I have watched and read many blogs about Portland, and it has always been on my bucket list as a destination that I must visit. The image … Continue reading Love at First Sight: Portland, OR
During the past two weeks, I have made one of the toughest decisions by far, which was closing the 3 years love story that I was a part of. The decision was extremely difficult and draining, especially since I had to mentally prepare myself to be on my own after so many years of being … Continue reading Starting Over: My Escape Trip