2017 was my year. My year of firsts, triumphs, overcoming disappointments and experiencing unimagined success. I spent the first day of 2017 in a psychiatric facility with my mother. At that point, I didn’t expect much of 2017 but knew I was at my lowest. Although, I couldn’t directly change my mother’s mental illness, I knew I needed to start living for me.Read More
New York City will always have a special place in my heart. From being mesmerized by the billboards in Times Square to hustling to catch the C train to my uncle’s bakery in Brooklyn, New York is definitely my second home.
So, of course I was excited when I learned that I would be spending a week training with my social media team in the NYC HQ. My New York minute looked like this, working by day in the chic and lofty Chelsea district then hurrying to meet friends and mentors in various parts of the city.
I always discover something new on each of my New York trips.
Eats + Cocktails + Coffee…Read More
A couple of weeks ago, I successfully completed my first solo trip to Sedona, Arizona. Traveling solo to Arizona, has been a bucket list item that I’ve been wanting to cross of my list for a while now. Although, Sedona, Arizona seems like a random place to travel alone to, I knew I wanted to explore the beautiful scenery by hiking, venturing to the Grand Canyon and reveling in my solitude. I knew I needed to heal and take a breather from all of my many responsibilities.Read More
I’ve been off of work for a couple of weeks. Today will be my first day at a completely new job with exciting opportunities to grow. Even though I’ve had a nice long and much needed break, I’m ready to get back in the game!Read More
Last weekend, I decided to do something that I rarely do…relax. After helping my mom refill her medicine and brunch, I went home and took a nap. Oddly enough, I wasn’t able to remember the last time I was able to take a nap during the middle of the day.Read More