Be the SUNSHINE

Happy Sunday Guys! Just a quick reminder: in a world full of hate, negativity, badmind, and any other evil forces, don’t add to it. Instead, rise above and be kind to each other. Don’t wait for someone else to show you kindness before you do. We need more good energy in the world. WHEN YOU…

Debating Graduate School: The When, Where, How?

Hey Guys! Soooo December will make it THREE years since I graduated university. Damn, it seems pretty long and if we even begin to look at the plans I made back then we’d all have a hearty laugh. Anyway, that’s not the point of this post so moving on. Based on the topic of the…

Friendships | Being a Friend & Maintaining the Relationship

Hey Guys! I’ve decided to switch things up a bit and attempt to be more transparent and not only share lighthearted posts. Okay, so I may not be the best friend there is but I’m trying to change my ways. You really shouldn’t be going through your 20s lonely AF; even if you actually like…

Antigua Sailing Week | Reggae in the Park

As you may or may not know this week was our annual sailing week celebrations. Usually, I’m not on island during the time of these events, but luckily I was here this time around and had transportation. These events are mainly held in English Harbour which is about 30-40 minutes from my home. They are…

Currently I Am | May Goals + Mantra of the Month

THE STATS Time: 9:54 a.m. Feeling: Hopeful Listening To: Soca music, Touchdown Jamaica 2018 – Dj Puffy Reading: Bad Feminist – Roxanne Gay Should be Doing: Work reports *bleh* Missing: Going to the gym Wishing: I could stop procrastinating so much Thinking: About my plans for the month Anticipating: My vacation! Loving: The fact that it’s soon SUMMER GOALS [Last Month] Complete my…

Feature of the Month: Joel Manning

Reading Time: 10 -12 minutes. Grab a snack and prepare to be inspired. I – Interviewer (me), J – Joel I: I recently met Joel at a Rotaract social where I had fun beating him at dominos, but something about him peaked my interest. Thanks to social media I figured out what it was; turns out…

Still Growing. Still Changing. Still Learning

We’re not kids forever. Whether you like it or not we are adults and things are going to be different. As you grow into a young adult you realize what it is you really like and dislike, you start thinking about your purpose in life and so much more. As we try different things to…

Earth Day: End Plastic Pollution

Hey Guys! It’s Earth Day! I really wanted to do something to commemorate this day, either with my organization or personally but I couldn’t really think of anything. So the next option was to simply spread awareness of the celebrations. Earth Day is an annual celebration used to demonstrate support for environmental protection. The importance…

How To Guide: 6 Ways to Survive a Social Media Break

Hey Guys! I’m not sure how many of you realized, but I recently took a short (one week) break from social media (Instagram, Twitter, Facebook) and I felt like I got so much done. The decision to take this break was really for my mental health; I spend a lot of time scrolling through apps…

Emotional Bank Account

Hey Guys! I’ve never heard of this term before until a couple of weeks ago while I was attending a professional development seminar, and it really stood out to me. If you’re like me, a newbie to this term don’t worry I’ll explain it all in a few. Just like a regular bank account, we…

The Happy Wave Project [Free Printable Included]

As I opened the page to write a new post I got a weird sense of Deja Vu, like I’ve definitely wrote what I’m writing now before. So I opened a new tab and did a quick search of my previous blog posts; lo and behold there it is: Hey April. In that post I…

Asking for HELP

Have you ever felt overwhelmed by the amount of tasks you have to do? To the point where you are frustrated? Asking for help doesn’t even begin to cross your mind because you don’t want to seem like a burden to others. Therefore, as time goes by you continue to act like nothing is wrong and…