Palo Alto: Movie Review

Palo Alto is yet another moody flick about aimless, wealthy, white, heterosexual teens self-medicating to cope with their largely self-inflicted angst, and to be quite honest, I was not here for it.

No Rest in București, Romania 

At the end of the day, I know who I am. I am someone who feels things so intimately and so intensely. There is not and cannot ever be any separation for me. What diminishes a piece, diminishes the whole. Your soul is my soul. Your battle is my battle. And I will not pause. And I cannot waiver. This work is necessary, and it’s important and as challenging as it is, it is becoming everything to me.

Me Before You: Movie Review

I thought that the movie would take an honest and raw look at the internal and external struggles one faces when taking care of someone they love in the face of overwhelming tragedy. But that wasn’t really what Me Before You gave me.

This Is A New (Half) Year

I wrote a post at the beginning of 2016 about all the things that I hoped for myself this year and reading back through it, I am pleased to see that I’m actually following through. This year I’ve ventured outside of my comfort zone so much and so often that I just kind of live there now. And as terrifying at that can be sometimes, I can feel myself growing as a person.

5 Must-Watch Psychological Thrillers on Netflix

Well, everyone, it’s that time again. Movie round-up! I should be getting ready for the impending doom that is finals, but nah! screw that, bring on the Netflix

Amidst the vast array of Netflix content, there are quite a few hidden gems that are well worth the time and effort to find them. If you’ve got the time, or need something to break up the monotony of the week, pop some pocorn and fall into these thrilling flicks.

My Domestic Travel Wishlist

“Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.”

– Mary Ritter Beard

My (Brief) Trip to Maya Riviera, Mexico

I really hope that I can go back to this part of Mexico (and countless other parts, *cough* Playa del Carmen, *cough*) when I’m not on a time crunch, and don’t really have anywhere to be at all hours of the day.

8 Movies In Honor of International Women’s Day

In honor of International Women’s Day, I decided to take a look through some of my favorite movies about the lives of women. It should come as no surprise to anyone even remotely familiar with the film industry, that it’s a total boys club (for the most part). Despite the plethora of compelling stories for women…

Meddlesome Moth

Overall, although I loved the Pork Cheek Hash, I don’t think I would go to Meddlesome Moth again, just because I found the options to be very limited and more expensive than I’d like for their lunch and dinner options.

The Liebster Award

The Liebster Award, which I hadn’t really heard about in my short time blogging, is an award created within the blogging community to people reading find some new blogs and connect with other bloggers.

A Weekend Guide to Dallas, TX

After a long week of stressful classes and work, weekends are my sanctuary. I try and get to the cities near me for to explore the scenery for my photography, local fine dining and fun artsy activities.