By my own admission, I used to be a big drinker. Downing 6 shots in the first ten minutes was my pre-game; having a bottle (or two) by myself in a night was standard. Ten months ago, I decided to go teetotal. I still love going dancing in clubs though, and you can count on… Read More No-jito to Mojito: Tactics to stay dry at parties
Friends have been asking, “How have your plans for your 12-month break changed since COVID-19?”
I am clearly just one of many people who has had plans derailed by the global pandemic.
I am also acutely aware that I am extremely privileged to have “how I spend my time” as my biggest concern.
Oftentimes, I just don’t respond because I don’t have anything meaningful to reply with.
I stopped writing for a while because I felt like whatever I had to say seemed so trivial compared to news of the pandemic. … Read More Week 6 of Funemployment: Discovering My Addiction to Busyness.
I became vegan in August’19, primarily for reasons around health and values.
Despite extensive research to ensure I was making the change from omnivore to vegan in a healthy, mindful way, there were still a few things that surprised me. … Read More Becoming Vegan: 8 Things I Didn’t Expect
I’m starting with focusing because that’s going to be fundamental to the success of everything else.
Here’s what the plan to build my focus looks like.… Read More ‘Focusing’ is the Theme for Month 1 of My Sabbatical. Here’s How I Intend To Live It Out.
How I discovered being selfish can actually mean making myself and my loved ones happier.… Read More What Buying Cake Taught Me About The Joy of Selfishness.
If you already work in travel: virtual fist bump if you can relate.
If you’re thinking of working in travel: take heed!… Read More Working in Travel: The Top Job Hazards You’ll Encounter.
Who knew picking up rubbish could be so therapeutic? How little things can bring you closer to the person you want to be.… Read More Talking Rubbish: How Picking Up Trash Expanded My Worldview