Goals Not Going According to Plan?

What do you do when your goals are not going according to plan? We’re more than halfway through 2021, and it’s so normal to say, “Um… let’s try that again…” I’m going to be that girl and put this statistic in front of you again: 80% of people abandon their New Year’s resolutions, intentions, or word […]

July 26, 2021

Goals Not Going According to Plan?

Empowerment, Lifestyle, Mindset

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My Phrase That Will Change Your Mindset

My phrase that will change your mindset… …and take back control of your life. I will never make promises I don’t believe in. I would never dream of it. So, when I say that I’ve found one phrase that has changed my mindset and given me back some control over my life, I simply must […]

July 19, 2021

My Phrase That Will Change Your Mindset

Confidence, Empowerment, Lifestyle

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How to Deal with People Trolling You

Got online trolls? Yeah, me too. So how do you deal with people trolling you? Can I share something real with you for a second? For the first time this year, I’ve started hesitating what I post, when I post, and where I post online. Why? Because I’ve recently started experiencing serious trolling from strangers […]

July 12, 2021

How to Deal with People Trolling You

Confidence, Empowerment

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My Biggest Productivity Hack

My biggest productivity hack: Sundays. As this week starts to draw to a close, I’m sure you already have next week filling up with responsibilities and to-do’s. Therefore, even though it’s still several days out, I you to start thinking about SUNDAY. I’m frequently asked what my productivity hacks are, and I’m about you drop […]

July 5, 2021

My Biggest Productivity Hack

Empowerment, Lifestyle

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Ever Felt Like You’re Not Enough?

Have you ever felt like you’re not enough? I hope this blogpost will help you carve out a moment for you among everything you have going on. Pour yourself a cup of coffee or a glass of wine and treat yourself to settling in. In a world telling you to be more, do more, balance more, […]

June 28, 2021

Ever Felt Like You're Not Enough?

Empowerment

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Personalize Your Morning Routine

Are you frustrated, wishing you could personalize your morning routine? Feeling like you don’t have enough hours in a day? Unsure how to maximize your mornings? Overwhelmed with advice online about morning routines? I’m going to tell you what others aren’t saying about morning routines: Morning routines aren’t one-size-fits-all. Your morning routine shouldn’t feel like […]

June 21, 2021

Empowerment, Lifestyle, Uncategorized

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Are You Thinking of Grad School?

Are you thinking of grad school? Asking yourself if it is for you? Last May, I graduated with my master’s in strategic communications for social change and advocacy. The biggest thing I feel now is gratitude. I’m grateful for the privilege of a higher education. I acknowledge that’s what this is: a huge privilege. Now that […]

June 14, 2021

Are You Thinking of Grad School?

career, Living in London, Masters

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How to Take Photos of Yourself

How to Take Photos of Yourself Without a Photographer I was a professional portrait and wedding photographer for years and years — but there’s no doubt it’s easier to get photos when someone else is taking them. I’m sharing my 05 tips to get photos — photos with YOU in them! THINK IT’S NARCISSISTIC TO […]

June 7, 2021

How to Take Photos of Yourself

Lifestyle, Photos + Vlogs

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5 Ways to Stop Procrastinating

Before we jump into the 5 ways to stop procrastinating, let’s start with abolishing one lie: Your procrastination is not laziness. Procrastination usually stems from one of two experiences, which can vary from task to task: 01: You don’t feel like you can do the thing you’re procrastinating, so you avoid it out of fear […]

May 20, 2021

sketch, london, england, travel, blogger, things to do in london, where to go in london, tea, afternoon tea, restaurants

career, Empowerment, Lifestyle

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In Georgetown

Welcome to D.C. Weekly Vlog N°4, where we spend a lot of time exploring Georgetown! Life in D.C. I’ve lived in Washington, D.C. for almost 4 years now. While I don’t claim to be an expert like some (rare) natives to the city, I love sharing what life in D.C. is like, and my favorite […]

February 21, 2021

Where to Go in Georgetown Life in D.C. Blogger

Life in DC, Photos + Vlogs

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