Have you ever used the term, “Treat Yo Self”, as justification for making a purchase or opting out of something? If so, in all honesty, how often do you use this excuse?
When it comes to making life choices, big or small, the “Treat Yo Self” alternative has become more prevalent in decision-making than it was meant for. And it needs to come to a halt – for your sake and your bank account’s sake.
Continue reading “Annie’s Take Away Tuesday – Time to relax with the “Treat Yo Self” lifestyle”
Do you ever find yourself thinking so much about how to be “creative” and ~*artsy*~ on a specific project that you never actually complete the project?
You are not alone, my friend. The struggle is real for those of us that drown our creative senses in overthinking and indecisiveness.
Continue reading “Annie’s Take Away Tuesday – Don’t let overthinking stifle your creativity”
What do you do when a stranger is not familiar with or understanding of social context cues? My patience has worn thin with men who ignore the cues and cross the line.
Continue reading “The wandering eye needs to stop.”
As I surpass the halfway point of my trip, I decided to write a reflection piece on Forever En Route. In this piece, I highlight a few of the challenges I’ve faced, insight on other solo female travelers I’ve met, and a handful of life takeaways I’ve learned through traveling.
Continue reading “Reflection Time”
During my overnight trip to Seville last week and I found myself in an unfavorable predicament. Continue reading “Annie’s Take Away Tuesday – Sometimes, it’s okay to say no”
You realize a lot about yourself when traveling solo. How you act in certain situations or react to challenges provides incredible insight to your true self. One insight I gained this past week about myself is that I’m hesitant to ask questions.
Continue reading “Annie’s Take Away Tuesday – Just. Ask.”
Traveling for the first time solo, I wouldn’t necessarily classify myself as a “goner” but I definitely should not have had it as easy as I have. This is all thanks to the kindness of strangers.
Continue reading “Annie’s Take Away Tuesday – Pay it forward”
Annie’s Take Away Tuesdays focus on situations I’ve reflected on and lessons learned from throughout my week. See what this week’s Take Away is.
Continue reading “Annie’s Take Away Tuesday – Patience is a Virtue.”