Happy April guys! A gentle reminder for this month- "we are so focused on surviving that we forget that we have survived" - Chanel James Remember all those times when you thought you wouldn't make it through yet you survived? All those days when carrying on felt seemingly impossible? You made it through the hardest … Continue reading The Gratitude Journal: April ’19
(Photo taken by me, Spain Catalonia 2019) Isn't it beautiful knowing that everyday is a new day? The sun rises each day to reminds us that everyday we have the opportunity to truly shape the course of our life. From the moment we wake up, we get to decide how we choose to lead our … Continue reading The Gratitude Journal: February 2019
Hey guys, I'm not sure if anyone noticed but last month I took a break from blogging. I've spent the past few weeks in South Africa exploring the lovely Johannesburg and Cape Town! I'll be totally honest, it was an unintentional break. Just as I was about to board my flight, I ended up breaking … Continue reading Heyy I’m back from my blogging Hiatus!
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Over the last few years, my city has continued to undergo some drastic changes. From luxury apartments, food stores, John Lewis, and a tram system, Birmingham's city centre is barely recognizable! Having the option to buy vegan hotdogs, or picking up a juice from Jo the Juice bar certainly beats the days of just Nando’s … Continue reading Gentrification in Birmingham, UK
You can't keep holding yourself hostage to your previous wrongdoings. They do not define you but add character to your life's story. You owe it to yourself to let go and forgive. You can't beat yourself down about something you know better about now. That version of you no longer exists anymore. Whilst you have … Continue reading A reminder: You are not defined by your mistakes
If you're sensitive you're probably well accustomed to hearing phrases like "it's not that deep" or "you take everything so personal". This may be true! However for us sensitive folks it's much more complex than just simply getting over ourselves. Deciphering between whether our emotional responses are valid verses taking things too seriously is very … Continue reading You’re too Sensitive!
Prior to visiting Haiti, I already had my own preconceived notions of the country. I knew about the history of its revolution, I knew about the earthquake. I had a rough idea that western NGO's in Haiti have done a terrible job on development. However I did not anticipate that my experiences in Haiti would … Continue reading My Trip to Haiti