It's okay to have a New Year Resolution

It's okay to have a New Year Resolution

Have you noticed the hate on resolutions lately? Don’t get me wrong; I can see that the intentions are good since the message is typically “don’t wait, start now” but if I’ve learned anything these past few years, it’s that sometimes we need something like a new year, new month or even a new challenge to get us back on track towards our goals. 

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Exploring Guatemala

Exploring Guatemala

Relinquishing myself from all travel planning responsibilities was not a role I was used to taking on, or rather letting go of. My sorority sister from Alpha Pi Sigma posted a status update on Facebook announcing that she and another sister were going to Guatemala, by way of Tijuana, Mexico over Thanksgiving holiday for under $300 round trip! I sent a comment and leaned in to the trip. Thankfully my sisters welcomed me with open arms and before we boarded the plane, there were 4 of us sisters ready to explore Central America together.

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Emergency Bag Necessities

Emergency Bag Necessities

With all the recent natural disasters happening around the world, it made me take a look at my Minimal B.O.B. (Bug Out Bag) to make sure that I have everything that I would need. I usually have this in my room, ready to go or in the car when I'm traveling or going to the office. I wanted to simplify my gear, so I took the bare minimum to last me for at least 3 days, but with enough resources in the city, you should be able to last for a while with these bare minimum items.

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