On being a 25-year-old in 2016

What is more challenging and nerve-wracking than being a 25-year-old in 2016? It is challenging enough to be a 25-year-old woman say in the 1970s. However, add up social media and that makes the journey to adulthood even crazier. I've recently spoken to a friend on several occasions about contentment and finding happiness in what … Continue reading On being a 25-year-old in 2016

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On gratitude

"You win some, you lose some." On my recent post, I have mentioned my wanting to go back to nursing thereby leaving the airline industry. I haven't said this in that post but when I do leave, I hope it's for good. My feelings about returning to my profession have been so intense lately that … Continue reading On gratitude

On Starting Over

Why is it that starting over is such a scary thing to do for most of us? Everyone wants change and a better state for ourselves yet when we are cornered into finally having to do that one thing that is gonna cross the line, we chicken out. We take a step back. For others, … Continue reading On Starting Over

Three Words

How does one know when she's found true love? You see, love, like life and death is an entity that has become complicated in its simplicity. How does the heart know for sure? What beauty it is that occurs to the spirit on that second the heart finally wins over the mind! Love is a … Continue reading Three Words

The Ten Things I Promise Myself This 2016

I don't think I ever was the type of person who made resolutions for each new year. I am the kind that writes goals, plans, reminders and grocery lists but NY resolutions weren't really my thing. For this year though, I have made a list of the things I promise myself I would and would … Continue reading The Ten Things I Promise Myself This 2016

The 25-Year-Old Over-Thinker

There is plenty of fish in the sea, they say. And growing up, she believed this. Growing up, she knew there's a whole lot bigger world, a whole lot more people, a whole lot of discoveries waiting to be unraveled. So now looking back at the twenty-five years of her life - twenty-five years of … Continue reading The 25-Year-Old Over-Thinker

Generation Y and Proud

Recently, from a vacation in my country, I bought a copy of one of the most established magazines that women my age purchase or subscribe to. Hence, I came across a section that talks about millennials. mil·len·nial miˈlenēəl/ noun plural noun: millennials; plural noun: Millennials a person reaching young adulthood around the year 2000; a … Continue reading Generation Y and Proud

Why, This is Me

I would be honest. There were a lot of times I asked myself why and how could I be so boring. After all, I couldn't really call myself the "typical" 24-year old. But even before I turned 24, I wouldn't really say that I blended with the rest in terms of what most ladies my … Continue reading Why, This is Me

The Things You See When You Go See The World

Go ahead and type 'travel quotes' in your Google search bar. Click 'Search'. From "The gladdest moment in human life, me thinks, is a departure into unknown lands." by Sir Richard Burton to "I am not the same, having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world." by Mary Anne Radmachen, your … Continue reading The Things You See When You Go See The World

July 11 09:06 AM thoughts

There are moments when I wanna see the world with my family, with the love of my life, with friends.. And there are moments I just wanna be alone with the world.. to feel and listen to its heartbeat, to listen intently to the message I've missed or have heard but forgotten along the way … Continue reading July 11 09:06 AM thoughts