Spring reading is meant to feel good, learn more, re-examine life, and most of all, embark on adventures as the seasons change. I for one cannot help but love compelling stories with complex characters who undergo major life changes. Perhaps because my life stage is not on display, walking in a character’s shoe for a brief moment is a necessary literary escape.
As for learning, let’s grapple with life’s obstacles, and boldly face ’em like never before. In The Company of Women and The Opposite of Loneliness are so captivating. When aspiring to be a strong person, I very much like to look at the hard-working, and inspirational goddess who has much to say and show.
Have we become the generation to swipe towards true love? If you were to ask me 10 years ago how I would find true love, it would not be through robotic matching algorithms. However, this is the real world we live in, and currently a bizarre one. Dating before quarantine had its ups and […]
As COVID-19 swept the world with its ferocity, little did we know that our lives would forever change. We teachers naturally adapt to new situations because we always revise, modify, and often, roll with the punches. Each school year comes with its abundance of work and challenges, but we teachers are always prepared to lead, […]
You don’t have to cook fancy or complicated masterpieces- just good food from fresh ingredients. –Julia Child My relationship with food is a complicated one. From my early years of eating both fresh and canned greens to dabbling in the conveniences of frozen meals and fast food joints, to highly processed foods, the […]
The topic of money is never an easy one to dissect without feeling overwhelmed and stressed about upcoming bills and future security. Our life is a continual struggle of working hard to earn money and invest it. When I became an entrepreneur and a small business owner, the joys and anxiety of managing funds, keeping […]
A few girls are gathered around a table during a happy hour (or a Zoom call during Covid!) sharing the juice on their online dating sagas. Every inch of their stories is compelling, often disturbing, and most of all, beyond ridiculous. You either walk away relieved that you did not share the same experiences, or, […]
We all want to live a life filled with love, joy, and meaning. Research shows that our happiness depends on genetics, state of mind, and life circumstances. The majority of us believe that our happiness is dependent on life circumstances; however, to my surprise, research declares that life circumstances account for only approximately 10% […]