I hate to say it, but I'm in my late 20s. While my life isn't perfect - I think most of my family and friends would say I have my shit together. I"m living abroad which is something I always wanted to do. I have hobbies that make me happy. I have had a number … Continue reading Little Changes to make in your Late 20s
2018 has really been the year of cream products for me. I've embraced the trend of no-makeup makeup looks (if you know what I mean, you know what I mean). I've tried a bunch of formulas over the years. Here's my collection of cream products and which ones are my absolute favorites, plus which don't … Continue reading My Favorite Cream Makeup Products
So today I wanted to go a little bit off my usual posts but not too far. I consider this a post that is teacher specific minimalism and planning related. While it won't help everyone, I'm hoping this can help out people who are newer to teaching, especially those teaching a language abroad with little … Continue reading Small Purchases to make an ESL or language teacher’s life easier
When I moved to Cartagena, I knew I wanted my mode of transportation to be more than 75% bicycle. It's not a giant city and there's plenty of sunshine year round here. Plus my school is about 1.7 miles from my house which is a little annoying to walk before 8 AM. So when I … Continue reading Buying a Bike: was it a good idea?
So - I'm not really an expert in this topic. Maybe some poeple would say I'm barely a beginner since I've only actually gone through this process one time. However, it's time again for me to start thinking about my next move within Spain. This time - I'm moving to a much smaller city - … Continue reading Apartment Hunting: Expat Style
We all have things in our lives that just sit around unused or drag us down physically or emotionally. In the last 2 years, I've gotten rid of everything that didn't fit into two large suitcases. Then I went ahead and re-cluttered my life but only with things that brought me joy. What are the … Continue reading Things I decluttered that I am happier without
When I was in the states, I dragged my friend into a toy store in my hometown simply for the novelty. I thought maybe I would find something to pick up for my nephews. While we were walking around, my friend found something right up my street and bought it for me on the spot. … Continue reading Short and Sweet: Sticker Art as a new Hobby