Beirut in 5 Days

June 10, 2019

Living overseas has blessed me with many perks, and one of my favorites is being able to take quick weekend trips to places nearby to explore, celebrate, and have fun.  Lebanon has always been on top of my to visit list. I always heard great things about Beirut, so my expectations were high, which is a little risky, because you don’t want to travel somewhere & then feel disappointed.  Beirut is a pretty open city. You’ve got a mix ...

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What is strength?

April 05, 2018

A lot of us tend to define strength only in what we can physically push or pull. We don’t think about our mental strength, or emotional strength, which I think are just important. Having emotional strength means you’re self aware, you have internal motivation (what’s important in your life?), you have self-discipline & have empathy for yourself and for others. Being mentally strong doesn’t mean we have to “act tough” rather it means just ...

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You vs Social Media! You better Own It!

April 04, 2018

Thanks to the Internet we are continuously exposed to the outside world. We spend hours scrolling through social media platforms & more than once we’ll find ourselves comparing our lives with that of someone else. Social media has given us the stage to create whatever we want & people out there are buying it, myself included. & while we all share the same stage, we don’t all share the same lifestyles or feelings, & this is where it ...

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