My mom bought me this cute little life planner for Christmas, and it is lovely!  It contains over 30 quotes, monthly reflections, checklists and planning goals for your next year. Here is a quote from the CEO of the company. Living Intentionally: “It was September… where did this year go? What did I do this year? What did I do last month? What did I do yesterday? Amidst the craziness of life, I realized that I was getting buried in daily tasks and losing sight of things in my life… View Post

Being selfish is typically not something one likes to hear or be called. It has an underlying tone of not caring about others or being narcissistic. But this year has changed my mindset on being selfish. 2016 has been a hell of a year, not just for me, but I’m sure for all of us. Politics, social awareness, and just everyday life have made me want to stop sitting idle and make my own decisions. Being selfish doesn’t mean you have to stop caring for others, but rather put more focus… View Post

Being the highest point in Seoul, Namsan Tower (aka the North Seoul Tower) is a place to see beautiful scenery, nature, and all that Seoul has to offer. Once at the top of the tower, they have restaurants and souvenirs that you can indulge in. The most special part is the love locks that surround the tower! Stay tuned to see more 🙂 Namsan Trail I was actually lucky to be so close to the tower. One of the entrances to the trail for the tower is actually behind Dongguk… View Post

The sandy beaches. The gorgeous architecture. The rolling landscapes. These are the things you hear about the most when others travel. The physical aspect. But there’s so much more to traveling that most people can’t express: the life-changing lessons, and this is what makes traveling so rewarding. Here are some reasons why I travel, and why I encourage you to as well. The media will never give you the whole picture This is by far the most accurate saying I’ve heard. While volunteering to tutor English to foreign college students, I… View Post

Henry and I had a free day on Sunday, so we decided to visit the Dothan Botanical Gardens. Located just off highway 431, the botanical garden is regularly used as a wedding venue. While there, we even saw some people taking professional photos, probably for the announcement of a baby or an engagement. Rose Garden Though it’s almost December, the gardens had a lot of flowers that were blooming. The volunteers do a great job tending and caring for the flowers, even when they’re not in season. My favorite place in… View Post