Category: Blog

One year in Hong Kong!

I’m a few months late writing this post as we just added a new member to our growing family, our beautiful daughter Grace Adeline. I wanted to share a few thoughts about my journey...

Welcome Miss Grace Adeline!

Our baby girl Grace Adeline is here! I am so thankful that she arrived safely and in good health. Thank you to the wonderful doctors, nurses, aides and supporting staff at Stony Brook University...

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of #LovingDay!

Today marks the 50th anniversary of Loving Day, when the Supreme Court ruling in the case of Loving v Virginia, which legalised interracial marriage across the United States. My husband like to tease me...

No matter how long you have traveled..

No matter how long you have traveled in the wrong direction,  you can always turn around.” It’s never too late to reinvent yourself, and live the life you have always imagined. Have a great...

Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother’s Day to all the mums out there! It’s our day, and I hope you were able to celebrate it surrounded by your children and loved ones. This is my second Mother’s Day, my...

There’s Magic in the Maldives!

Disclosure: Please not that compensation was provided partially in the form of accommodations for this post, with the expressed knowledge that I would be sharing my honest opinion afterwards. I travel with my family,...

Happy 6 month anniversary!

It’s not the journey or the destination, it’s who you are traveling with.   Happy 6 month anniversary to the love of my life; my soulmate, traveling partner, and the best husband and father...

First Time Using Swimava Baby Ring!

My sweet Hunter is four months old already, can you believe it!! He is cooing, rolling, and stealing our hearts every time he gives us one of his big toothless grins. The other day...

The importance of setting goals!

Setting goals is the first step into turning the invisible into the visible. – Tony Robbins Whether you’re striving to lose weight, or maintain your current weight and improve your health, you’ll need to...

Ready to jump?

Remembering Martin Luther King Jr. today, and here is a quote that resonated with me:

Happy Birthday to me!

Today I am thankful for another year of health, happiness and peace of mind. This year I will be welcoming my first child with the love of my life, which is probably the best...

Embracing Closed Doors.

  How many times have you wanted something or somebody so bad that you made a million promises in your head on what you would do once you received it. Only to be devastated...

3 Ways to Make Monday Great!

This morning as my alarm went off, I slowly started to remember all the things that I had to do today. That mental list in my head started getting longer and longer until I...

Not everything you lose is a loss.

Not everything you lose is a loss. In addition to eating well and saying fit, don’t forget to take care of your emotional health too! Be open to letting go of people, things and...

Date Someone Worthy Of Your Love. #ReinventYou

Date someone who is interested in you. I don’t mean someone who thinks you’re cute or funny. I mean someone who wants to know every insignificant detail about you. Someone who wants to read...

Hong Kong 101: Review of Cecconi’s Italian

Stop by every Tuesday and Thursday when I’ll share a new tip or some of my favourite things in Hong Kong! The first time I went to Cecconi’s Italian was by pure chance. My...

Hong Kong 101: Review of Craftsteak

Stop by every Tuesday and Thursday when I’ll share a new tip or some of my favourite things in Hong Kong! Having been in Hong Kong for a few weeks now this second time...

Feature in the Hong Kong Economic Journal!

So excited to share that I’m featured in today’s Hong Kong Economic Journal!! I was born a U.S. citizen, so I’ve never had to deal with some of the issues that my parents had...

Do you know your birth control is free?

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has made great strides since it was signed into law in 2010 to ensure that basic preventative services  like well-woman visits and contraception recommended by their doctor, are now...

Why settle?

  Why do we feel as adults (supposedly older and wiser) that we need to settle? As kids and teens we certainly never did. But somehow now as adults, it’s expected. Along with learning...