Another week, another update. This time, let me tell you about learning Spanish. When I included learning a new language on my Vision Board in 2019, I imagined doing it on Duolingo; 15 minutes every day - or whenever I remembered. Frederick, Teneisha and I began a hot and sweaty competition- as we Guyanese would … Continue reading All Things Colombia: English Teacher and Spanish Student
What in the impossible of possible made me excited about climbing Monseratte?!An entire 3,152 metres above the capital city, Bogota. I will allude it the mountain´s history and a tad bit of curiosity on my end. Except, I have not been physically active in a while (too long to recall). Still, it was on my … Continue reading Everything You Imagine Is Possible.
My South America Adventure has begun. Alas, Estoy en Colombia! It is absolutely beautiful, entirely decorated with art and the people are undeniably hospitable. I promise to share every bit of everything with you; including how little Spanish I know and how it serves me. Since arriving I have been in the company of Zakiya, … Continue reading In The Deep End
With a few days remaining until we welcome 2020, this is my final post for this year. I have so many things that I'm excited to share with you but right now, in this moment, I just want to say thank you from the depth of my heart. Truly, this year has been a momentous … Continue reading I’m Leaving 2019 With An Overflowing Heart
Somewhere between making a lot of adult decisions, dealing with old wounds and processing my emotions, I have become overwhelmed. As I lay in bed writing, my wash cycle finished an hour ago and I haven't moved my clothes to the dryer. I'm physically and mentally exhausted. I want to be right here in this … Continue reading Pushing Pause Today
Marianne Williamson's book A Year of Miracles, speaks of the ancient Asian philosophy which believes that life isn't a circle but a spiral. Every lesson that has ever been presented to us (which means everything we have ever been through), will come back again, in some form, until we learnt it. And the stakes each … Continue reading You Can’t Ignore The Messages The Universe Is Sending
Too many of us are unhappy with our lives. Also, too many of us are doing nothing to change the parts of our lives that we're unhappy with. We are unhappy but we are comfortable so we rebuke change. We do nothing because it's easier than doing something. Our jobs have become repetitive, stifling and … Continue reading Change Your Thoughts, Change Your Life.