Stop And Smell The Flowers

March 30, 2018 1
Today I bought a book by Oprah, What I Know For Sure. So far, all I’ve read is the intro where Oprah talks about once being asked by Gene Siskel what she knows for…

La Vie Est Belle

February 8, 2018 2
If I had to sum up myself at thirty in one word that word would be happy. I don’t use that word lightly. I’ve known sadness, depression, uncertainty, contentment, and even periods of extended…

5 Things-To-Do Before You Visit A New Country

February 3, 2018 0
I love to travel. My favorite thing is to travel to a new place. Even better than that is if that new place is a country that offers me a fabulous new stamp on…

Adventures in La La Land: A Love Letter to Los Angeles

February 3, 2018 0
I’ve never written about Los Angeles and that’s always surprised me. Growing up, I felt drawn to L.A., like a sunflower to the sun, despite never visiting. Maybe it was the idea of Hollywood…

Being A Tourist in New York City

January 28, 2018 1
The first time I came to New York City, I was 14 years old. My grandmother died the day before I left. Still, my mom urged me to go, knowing how excited my grandma…

Share Your Sunshine

October 24, 2017 1
We live in a chaotic world; a world where we’re surrounded by horrors, tragedy, and sadness. Each week, I find myself wondering how did things get so bad? Then the following week something even…