Category: personal blog

Life in Europe

It has been exactly 2 years since my last blog post so let’s catch up. What has happened since Oct 2018 – I was waitlisted for CRNA school and eventually didn’t get in. This actually makes me happy looking back because I think I am in a better path now; something that I will enjoy doing for the rest of my life and be … Read More Life in Europe

CRNA SCHOOL INTERVIEW TIPS

What better way to break the ice on my blog than this? So, a lot has happened since I last blogged and life has been busy, exciting, tiring, all the above. I took a blogging hiatus after graduating from nursing school and just focused on my career and living life in a different state. I am at the point of my life where I … Read More CRNA SCHOOL INTERVIEW TIPS

50 Random facts about me

Hey guys, recently I am getting quite the mojo of getting back into youtube videos (even though I know it may not last haha…I just need a little motivation), so I went ahead and did a get to know me or get to know me more type of video……if you’re interested click below 🙂 Disclaimer: there is a place where the video repeats itself…at … Read More 50 Random facts about me

Minimalist outfit of the day

Hello friends, Today am sharing my favorite kind of post…outfits!, I have been wearing very minimal outfits because its summer and super hot, and today I got excited when I wore this dress that I haven’t worn since winter because it was too tight, but voila…haha This summer I have fallen in love with the minimalist look..less is more type of deal, or rather … Read More Minimalist outfit of the day

Shyness

When I wrote my first monologue of a post at 18 years old, I never thought at 25 years old I would ever talk about shyness..seriously, it would have seemed like a retrogression of some sort, but I have realized, the older we get, the more self-aware and wiser we become, and I have truly grown from that 18 year old girl I used … Read More Shyness

The fear of being truly you

We all have a crippling fear of completely letting others see who we truly are at times, because we are afraid of judgement and labels. In today’s world where everyone is so digital, we all somehow have an online presence and its scary to know that what we put information out there that is free for masses and masses of people all over the … Read More The fear of being truly you

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Garlic tofu with rice

    A few months ago I discovered a new recipe that quickly became one my favorite meals. I love tofu, but never really knew how I would make it myself but with google only a finger tap away, I have learned a million ways to incorporate tofu into my meals. I am not vegan or vegetarian and do not supplement tofu for meat, … Read More Garlic tofu with rice

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Target dress

Hey friends, It’s been so hot!! I have been living in my work out clothes unless obviously I had to be in scrubs for work, but I have had no motivation to dress up or go anywhere in this heat. I had my share of heat during vacation haha…thats enough However today I decided to whip out my target dress which is literally like … Read More Target dress

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Doing your own engagement photos

     Ian and I recently did our engagement photos, and I decided it would be fun to do it ourselves vs a professional photographer. I know hiring someone would have probably yielded better quality photos but we both are very happy with the photos we got. Reasons I did this: 1. Engagement sessions are usually a good way to choose a wedding photographer and kind … Read More Doing your own engagement photos

Black and white

Hey guys, while on vacation I learnt something that most of us don’t know, “black clothes keep you cooler in the summer” – based on scientific facts. Since I have always thought the opposite – white clothes keep you cooler- I have been embracing my blacks more this summer. Even though brights are fun in the summer and dainty white dresses are the trend … Read More Black and white

A lady’s best friend

Am back home now and it honestly feels good, it’s nice to be back to the norm. Yesterday Ian’s residency program had a dinner party, somewhat formal, so I had to get dressed up a bit. I went through my closet and all my cute dinner dresses are strapless or sleeveless…..but I acquired major sunburns on my arms, chest and back in kauai, so … Read More A lady’s best friend

Island girl

Today is my last full day in paradise AKA Kauai….. I want to cry just thinking about going back to Washington..dull and cold PNW, but all good things do come to an end. My favorite things to do in Kauai were definitely sunrise/sunset watching, people watching on the beach/conversations with strangers(everyone here is so happy…maybe its all the Vit D ha-ha) and hiking because … Read More Island girl