5 Things you can do Today to Kick Depression 😁

Listen, I use to hate when I was depressed and people would say to me “Happiness is a Choice”…but lowkey ….it is. If you were like me, you’re probably rolling your eyes right now. What that expression is saying is that you have the power to make specific steps to become happier. I didn’t knowContinue reading “5 Things you can do Today to Kick Depression 😁”

Chicago

I just wanted to post some pictures of Chicago that I’ve taken this far. And yes all photo creds go to me lol! This city is so beautifully constructed it’s somewhat magical! I took these first three photos from my balcony. I am still at awe that I get to wake up and go toContinue reading “Chicago”

New Obsession: Stock Trading

I was recently asked by someone to download a stock trading app so that person could get free stock sent to them. Sure, why not? If all I’m doing is downloading an app there is no harm in that. Little did I know that one app was about to open me up to a wholeContinue reading “New Obsession: Stock Trading”

Living in Chicago

I moved to Chicago May 27, and I have been adjusting to the dynamics of this new city. I moved here knowing one person, and not really knowing much about Chicago outside of what Ive seen in the news. But nonetheless I was excited about this new adventure and how I would adjust. The lastContinue reading “Living in Chicago”

Getting my spirit right – How to make the first steps to change your life

I am realizing now that for the last few years my spirit has been all wrong. If you asked my then though, I would have said it was in the right place. As hard as it is to admit, this time last year I was arrogant (because I was entering an MBA program), I wasContinue reading “Getting my spirit right – How to make the first steps to change your life”

Oversharing

  I recently had an epiphany. In a world of sharing, perhaps there are some things that are better left unshared. Of course with each one of my milestones and accomplishments I want to let the world know about what I’ve done, but it occurred to me that perhaps I was doing all of theseContinue reading “Oversharing”

South Africa Part 10: The Return Back Home

The last thing that was a big treat for us was that  my boyfriend and I got a free upgrade to business class during our layover in Dubai. The amount of excitement that we were filled with was that of a child being able to eat ice cream and cake for dinner!  Don’t get me wrongContinue reading “South Africa Part 10: The Return Back Home”

South Africa Part 9: Our last day in Cape Town

Our last day in Cape Town we spent the day at Green Market Square. The day before we had asked one of our servers  where was a good place for us to purchase South African souvenirs at a cheaper price. He said Green Market Square was the place to go. Since we only had aContinue reading “South Africa Part 9: Our last day in Cape Town”

South Africa Part 8: Discovering Cape Town

After our tour of Robben Island we decided to go  to lunch and walk around Cape Town a bit. Unfortunately I did not take as many pictures as I should have during this leg of our day. We stayed down by the water front and took in the atmosphere of this tourist town. We walkedContinue reading “South Africa Part 8: Discovering Cape Town”

South Africa Part 7: Robben Island

We had one more day in South Africa and we were going to use that last day discovering Cape Town and visiting Robben Island. We purchased tickets to Robben Island prior so that we knew for sure we would have a place on the tour. They offer about 3 tours a day. Each tour takesContinue reading “South Africa Part 7: Robben Island”