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

Why You Always Have To Choose To Stay Positive

Surely there were moments in your existence that tested you to your core. Surely in those moments, a good deep-from-the-lungs scream gave you relief. Sometimes a good heartfelt cuss, maybe? (Don't worry, you are not alone.) Surely in these instances, you've had different approaches. One was being a pessimist - like when things went wrong, … Continue reading Why You Always Have To Choose To Stay Positive

10 Things I Wish I Could Tell My Younger Self

Were there ever thoughts that frequent your mind and made you wish you could travel back in time? Were there ever things you wish you could tell your younger self? Were there ever lessons you wish you could imprint in her heart and soul? Dear so-much-younger Aly, 1. These hardships are meant to make you … Continue reading 10 Things I Wish I Could Tell My Younger Self

25 Ticks On Your Quarter Life Crisis Checklist

You dab that moisturizer on points of your face and apply it - slowly, silently - your eyes seemingly focused on that image of your face that is reflected in the mirror. It's not about the effectiveness of this new product you're trying that's causing this blank stare though. In fact, your mind has gone … Continue reading 25 Ticks On Your Quarter Life Crisis Checklist

The Ten Things You Gotta Have to be a Flight Attendant

Countless ladies want to become a flight attendant and I personally think this is because of the image that has long been associated with being one. You know, the breakfasts in London and dinners in Rome, the luxury living in hotels, the lipsticks and eye palettes you get to experiment with, the heavenly scents of … Continue reading The Ten Things You Gotta Have to be a Flight Attendant

The Five Ideas That Are Stopping You From Going After Your Dreams

Every woman has her own list of goals that she wants to achieve in this lifetime. For the more specific (and maybe goal-oriented) of us women, we also set a timetable. I would like to believe that every woman has, at some point in her life, written these dreams down on a sheet of paper … Continue reading The Five Ideas That Are Stopping You From Going After Your Dreams

The Upside Of Living And Working Abroad In Your Twenties

I’ve talked about the struggles of someone my age residing abroad to earn a living in my recent post. In the couple of days that passed after the publication and after reading the comments and emails I received, I felt that I also have to discuss (especially for the benefit of those who have plans … Continue reading The Upside Of Living And Working Abroad In Your Twenties

The Ten Things Every Woman Must Have Realized at 25

You are at the point in your life where and when you feel that you are 100% an adult. You earn your own money, you support your family, you pay your bills (and have consistently done it on time), you clean your own apartment, you buy your own groceries, you create life-changing thoughts and decisions … Continue reading The Ten Things Every Woman Must Have Realized at 25