Moving to a new country is terrifying. That's about all I can tell you. Speaking a bit of Spanish is extremely helpful, but the panic that seizes up when someone starts speaking break neck speed sentences with slang and an unknown accent is very real, reducing me to stutter out some words until they take… Continue reading Moving to Barcelona
everything is temporary and that is a comforting yet terrifying thought You won't be sad forever but you won't always be happy too love can come and go change forms and travel distance but nothing is really known. Life will give you choices paths and roads and stories like a bicycle you must keep moving… Continue reading For anyone who needs these words
So last week I turned a year older! And as per tradition my boyfriend and I (who has the same birthday) took a little trip. We went to Montreal, which is conveniently a 5 hour drive from Portland but it feels like a completely different world. We spent two blissful but emotional nights there. Our… Continue reading Montreal and Birthdays
I'm going to be honest with y'all. Things have been NOT GOOD lately. I've been tired, unmotivated, lazy, antisocial. Skipping and shortening workouts, eating badly, not accomplishing the things I want to accomplish. There are a lot of reasons for this; mercury in retrograde, the ebb and flow of depression, working overtime this summer to… Continue reading Reflection
Hello hello Sorry I've been MIA for the past week, I haven't felt like myself at all and didn't have anything to write about. I've had little motivation or creativity. Usually I'm a powerhouse of productivity and fitness and new ideas but this past week I've been lazy and tired, dodging my workout routines and… Continue reading A note to self
I'm thrilled to be writing this post in collaboration with the lovely Mikee and her blog Organicaholic, all about everything organic from lifestyle to food! Check out her post about organic hair care! So, every woman knows how essential a good skincare routine is. A good routine can work wonders for your skin, keep it clear… Continue reading DIY Organic Skin Care Routine!
it's incredible to think that in a few months my reality will be forever altered I'll step off the plane into a new existence new streets I'll walk that will grow more familiar with each stride. The strangers that may become friends or even family the bed where I'll sleep peppered with clothes and books… Continue reading A poem for everyone who’s moving away