Summer is my favorite season, and that's mostly because of the food. My favorite fruits, melons and plums, are in season. My favorite vegetables, zucchini and yellow squash, are also in peak season. It's finally warm enough to stroll through the streets of NYC sipping on iced coffee. My love for coffee materialized gradually. I… Continue reading The Search for Iced Coffee in Germany
It wouldn't be fair if I set off traveling and didn't reveal my secrets, would it? I recently spent a day in Düsseldorf and absolutely loved it. While I am still recovering from the 10+ miles I walked, I enjoyed myself and would certainly do it again! I arrived in Düsseldorf by mid-morning on the… Continue reading Düsseldorf in a Day
Iceland has been on my list of places to go for a while. I often found myself hesitating because of the time, the money, or the money and the time. Recently, one of my peers said that's it rare to have everything at once, so if I wanted to take my trip, I should just… Continue reading A Few Days in Iceland
Out of the 170,000 odd words in the English language, balance is one that I hear quite often. Whether it's discovering the not-so-secret secret to work-life balance, balancing academics with having a social life and actually sleeping in college, or balancing friendships with romantic relationships, it seems that balance is always meant to be achieved… Continue reading Why I’m No Longer Trying to Maintain Balance
My feelings on the evolution on Instagram
Well, I made it! And I know what you're probably thinking. I'm impatient, my standards are too high, 12 weeks is too soon to notice real changes, etc. Maybe I am all of those things, but the reason why I enjoy working out is because there is always a new goal to smash. If you… Continue reading BBG Week 12: Underwhelmed is an Understatement
To reach the final week of BBG is both exciting and disappointing. I couldn't be more enthused to plan my celebration! At the same time, I'm not happy with my progress. And I'm not just talking over the past few weeks, I'm talking overall. I don't expect my body to change drastically in the next… Continue reading BBG Week 11: Ok, Any Day Now..