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AN HONEST TRUTH

Monday, June 11, 2018

Is it too soon to share this truth? You tell me. I don’t want to have children. Too soon right? But guess what, I no longer care. Why do I have to announce it? haha, because it is assumed that I should want to. Every woman « should » aspire to have children. Isn’t that the dream and future of ...

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BOOKS I’VE BEEN READING

Monday, June 11, 2018

 ORIGIN BY DAN BROWN I've read every book written by Dan Brown since the infamous Da Vinci Code. He is also among my top five best authors ever, so I couldn't wait to get my hands on his last work. Origin takes Robert Langdon, Harvard professor of symbology and religious iconology to the ultramodern Guggenheim ( Like ...

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MY FAVORITE FEMINIST QUOTES FROM CHIMAMANDA NGOZI ADICHIE

Monday, April 9, 2018

As a feminist (you’re totally allowed to roll your eyes) and a black woman (you’re still totally allowed to roll your eyes), I am deeply grateful for Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Nigerian author of the best seller ''we should all be feminist'') for existing and for being the inspiring human being that she is. When I started ...

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Books I’ve been reading

Thursday, March 8, 2018

La sagesse du moine by Ajahn Brahm This is a collection of a 108 wisdom tales from a monk (British-Australian) that touch every part of the human experience from forgiveness; suffering; compassion; happiness… I love this book as every story is very relatable and helps us confront every difficulty or obstacle with wisdom and grace and ...

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WHY I TOOK A BREAK OFF BLOGGING

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

I took several months off blogging. It is something that I had struggled with because I thought blogging defined me etcetera etcetera. The truth is, I much needed the break, to think about the blog and the direction I wanted it to take. I’m not just as balanced as I would love to and I couldn’t keep ...

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The pseudo-swimmer in a crazy water adventure!

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

So, the hot girl at the swimming pool, who is just sitting there and eating pie while her friends are all getting their ‘’full dip’’ on, do you see her? For all the time that you’ve been ogling her, she never approached the pool. What the hell? She seems to avoid looking at it. Ok, now ...

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