Headspace App

Recently, I just finished 30 days of using the Headspace App! If you’re unfamiliar with Headspace, it’s an app for meditation. There are a variety of meditation topics, such as self-esteem, sleep, and motivation, just to name a few. There are series that last 1 month, 10 days, and singles. It’s a great app if … More Headspace App

Uniquely Human by Barry Prizant ~ Introduction and Chapter 1

A while back, I saw this book posted on a friend’s Facebook wall. She was studying speech language pathology and recommended that this was a good read for anyone entering into that field or related fields (such as education, psychology, etc.) I finished the book recently, and I’m going to recommend that everyone, not just … More Uniquely Human by Barry Prizant ~ Introduction and Chapter 1

Living in NYC

Hello fellow bloggers-it’s been awhile since I’ve written a post! Getting ready for my big New York move and then actually DOING the big New York move was a lot of work- but I’ve loved every minute of living here! And while I’m not into excuses, the move and prepping for it let little (no) … More Living in NYC

Spain 2017

Earlier this week, my family and I returned from a trip to Spain. Here are some of my photos from the vacation-enjoy! Marbella   Ronda and Pileta Cave    Seville   Gibraltar   Granada   Morocco   Madrid   Toledo           

Trader Joe’s Haul 6/25

Hey everyone! Here’s a list of the new items I bought at Trader Joe’s: Top row: Rustic Whole Wheat Bread, Unsalted Creamy Peanut Butter, Gone Berry Crazy Chocolate Covered Strawberries Middle row: Crunchy Cinnamon Squares Milk Chocolate Bar, Mini Classic Lemon Bars, Peanut Butter Cartwheel Cookies, Pacific Salad Bottom: Cauliflower Gnocchi Review of last haul’s … More Trader Joe’s Haul 6/25

Kale and Mushroom Pizza with Roasted Garlic

Another quick and easy vegetarian dinner recipe with 5 (or fewer ingredients)! This recipe was relatively easy to make and was delicious! Here is the link for the recipe for the pizza: https://ohmyveggies.com/portobello-pizza/ Here is the link for the recipe to roast garlic cloves (in case you didn’t buy the pre-roasted ones): https://www.theblackpeppercorn.com/2014/02/how-to-roast-peeled-garlic-cloves-in-the-oven/ A few … More Kale and Mushroom Pizza with Roasted Garlic

Sweet Potatoes with Spinach, Hummus, and Feta

I was recently on Pinterest looking for easy and quick dinner recipes with relatively few ingredients when I landed on this recipe! I cooked this up a couple of nights ago for a dinner main course, and it was great! Here is the recipe link: https://www.cookincanuck.com/stuffed-sweet-potato-recipe-with-spinach-hummus-feta/ It can also be served as a side, but … More Sweet Potatoes with Spinach, Hummus, and Feta

Book Quotes: 57 Ways to Screw Up in Grad School

Hey everyone! As a current graduate school student, I picked up this book at the library because it looked humorous but also insightful. I’ve pulled quotes from a few sections of the book relevant to myself and other current graduate students. However, much of the advice from this book that I’ve posted for your reading … More Book Quotes: 57 Ways to Screw Up in Grad School