thoughts on fear and homesickness: updates in Kiev, Ukraine

I'm currently sitting in the business class lounge in the Kiev airport with an unopened coke beside me and a plate of a variety of Ukrainian foods - boiled potatoes with dill, a ham quiche, and a tomato and bell pepper salad. pro tip: if you have a long layover, chilling in a lounge is … Continue reading thoughts on fear and homesickness: updates in Kiev, Ukraine

thoughts on brave – the journey to India begins

I’m currently on a plane flying from JFK to Kiev, Ukraine and onward to New Delhi, India. Before I turned off my phone for the next 30 hours, I got a bunch of messages and texts from loved ones saying things like “safe travels” to “have fun” to “I’m so inspired by your bravery” Bravery. … Continue reading thoughts on brave – the journey to India begins

musings on feelings//mini loving lately list

Hi my loves. Feeling the call to do a little musing/life update. It's a really weird feeling when your life is about to drastically change and since you have no idea of what the unknown will look like you keep going, business as usual, and find it super hard to imagine that in just one … Continue reading musings on feelings//mini loving lately list

life transitions//quitting my job & going to India

I'm quitting my job to go to India... I'm leaving my first big girl post-grad job to go to India to take a month long Yoga Teacher Training Course and then will be traveling around Bali & Thailand for six weeks then returning to the states and moving to New York City. It feels good … Continue reading life transitions//quitting my job & going to India

Merm Bullet Fridays pt. 2

Hi merm people! I'm inspired once again to do my own version of "bullet fridays" as done by Tim Ferris. Here's a bit about what's going on in my world this week and what I'm reading/listening to/learning/discovering: Song I'm Listening To: Only Hope from A Walk to Remember. This song is soo good and Natalie … Continue reading Merm Bullet Fridays pt. 2

unpopular opinion on manifesting – who is the creator of our lives?

My life is unfolding perfectly. I am exactly where I'm meant to be. These are some of my go-to mantras and I'm learning again and again that this is truth. I'm having a bit of a crisis of faith in the power of intention and manifesting because I wonder - do we really create our … Continue reading unpopular opinion on manifesting – who is the creator of our lives?

Bullet Fridays – Merm Version or “a snapshot of my life”

I was inspired by Tim Ferris' 5 Bullet Fridays to do my own "however many bullet" Friday's because I can't just limit myself to 5 😉 I also love doing these because it gives a pretty good "snapshot" of my life of what I'm drinking, reading, listening to, watching to, getting inspired by, etc. Wine … Continue reading Bullet Fridays – Merm Version or “a snapshot of my life”