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Helpful Resources for Learning a New Language Online

Are you interested in learning a new language? We live in an ever more connected global society. This means learning a new language is a huge asset. Learning a new skill is a great way to keep our minds sharp and utilize our time effectively. I learned Spanish in school and then had the fortune to speak it regularly while I was in college. However, … Continue reading Helpful Resources for Learning a New Language Online

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Do You Struggle With Revenge Bedtime Procrastination?

Revenge bedtime procrastination is a real thing. Lately, I’ve been putting off going to bed for as long as possible. I’m not always tired, but I know I should sleep because I function best with at least 8 hours. However, I read or watch Netflix and convince myself I need the downtime because my brain is always working overtime. In the modern world, many people … Continue reading Do You Struggle With Revenge Bedtime Procrastination?

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5 Things to Focus on in the New Year: Building Healthy Relationships

This is part 5 in a 5 part series of posts to start the new year (building healthy relationships). The first four parts were time management, self-love, learning a new skill, and expressing gratitude. And the 5th part (I’m not going to say final because I’m sure I will be doing a lot of reflection in the coming weeks on what I want this year … Continue reading 5 Things to Focus on in the New Year: Building Healthy Relationships

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A New Year: A Good Time For Reflection

New Year’s is a good time for reflection. I’m finding myself in an even more reflective mood than usual. Perhaps it’s because I’m living in a new country right now. Or, perhaps it’s living under another year of Covid and restrictions. Whatever the reason, I thought I would share some of my biggest personal reflections. Maybe you can relate to some of them. Or, maybe … Continue reading A New Year: A Good Time For Reflection

Launching my New Instagram Account

I’m launching my new Instagram account dedicated to travel. In the past, I have been a slow adopter of certain social media avenues, such as Instagram. I have a personal account, but I rarely post on it. I mostly just use it to watch other people and see pictures from around the world. However, I decided the best way to share my travel pictures with … Continue reading Launching my New Instagram Account

How Blogging and Social Media are Building my Confidence

I’ve struggled for years with building my confidence. I think one of the biggest fears of putting myself out there is rejection or negativity. This is only natural. To some degree, we all want to be liked and validated. Some people are better at shrugging off the negative comments. While others, like myself, take them personally. For years, I let my anxiety hold me back … Continue reading How Blogging and Social Media are Building my Confidence

5 Awesome Places to Visit in Oslo, Norway

Are you looking for some places to visit in Oslo, Norway for your upcoming trip? As an American living in Norway for almost one year, I am excited to share new adventures in Norway. In this post, I will share my 5 places to visit in Oslo during your stay. Oslo Public Library One place to visit is the new main modern public library in … Continue reading 5 Awesome Places to Visit in Oslo, Norway

Visions & Goals: 5 Steps to Reach That Next Step

Visions & goals & dreams are things I think about frequently. Sometimes it’s tough to keep going on a goal that seems so far away it doesn’t even feel possible at times. I felt that way many times as I was training to run a half-marathon before I turned 30. Also, I dream a lot. Believe me. My Pinterest vision board is filled with all … Continue reading Visions & Goals: 5 Steps to Reach That Next Step

10 Items to Spruce up Your Home Office: Amazing Amazon Finds

I’m always on the lookout for good Amazon finds. It seems like the work from home options are here to stay long-term. Even before the pandemic, remote work was gaining popularity from both employers and employees. With streamlined communication and proper procedures, it can be a great way for companies to allow workers more flexibility in managing their time. In this post, I wanted to … Continue reading 10 Items to Spruce up Your Home Office: Amazing Amazon Finds

One Way or Another: It Will All Get Done … Or It Won’t.

Things that have pressing deadlines typically get done even when sometimes we have no idea how to make that happen. Even with procrastination, there comes a point where the panic monster sets in due to an upcoming deadline. You may not like the process of staying up all night or feeling rushed, but eventually, it gets done. However, for me, I have found that method … Continue reading One Way or Another: It Will All Get Done … Or It Won’t.