Skydive With Me

Skydive With Me

For someone who's hands constantly perspired while watching Free Solo, jumping out of a plane at around 10,000 feet sounds pretty ambitious. Inspired by Rachel Nguyen of That's Chic, I started writing a 29x29 list. The concept being that I would like to achieve 29 specific goals prior to my next birthday. These objectives are [...]

Where I’ve Been

Where I’ve Been

It's crazy to think that on the other side of the world, it's already 2019. I was going through several posts from my family and friends back home, and couldn't help but begin counting down the hours of when we would be welcoming the new year here in South Texas. And still, I am in [...]

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

Keeping it short and sweet today on the blog. This year was our first time hosting Thanksgiving, which has been slightly anxiety filled for the following two reasons: Growing up, we didn't celebrate Thanksgiving. My memories of Thanksgiving were limited to what was taught and observed in school. Or how the holiday was portrayed on [...]

Weekend Recap

Weekend Recap

As this weekend comes to a closure, I look back at some things that brought me joy over the past three days.  And in no particular order. 1) Waking up to sunlight rather than darkness at 5ish in the morning. My favorite area in our new home is one that I wake up to, which [...]

Hey Internet

Hey Internet

Hello there. It has been awhile. In my last life update, I was literally trying to contain my excitement over our first official home. Since then, we have departed from our small apartment into a cozy, but still continuously evolving space. While this entire process has actually been more chaotic than anticipated (health issues + [...]

Meet My Baby Brother

Meet My Baby Brother

You would think I am being an emotional older sister by always referring to my baby brother, Joshua as my 'baby brother', but I can't help it. Prior to our most recent conversations, it had been awhile since we caught up. The last time we really sat down and spoke to each other was during [...]