Yo quisiera que los Salvadoreños amasen su pais, amasen su pedazo de tierra, amasen su pueblo… porque yo lo amo profundamente – Alejandro Cotto For the longest time tourists traveling and passing through el Salvador were deciding to “skip El Salvador” for many reasons. With the new presidency, the redevelopment and marketing of surf city,Continue reading “Don’t Skip El Salvador”
Language: Español Sometimes what you’re most afraid of doing is the very thing that will set you free. I quit my job. After five years of giving my all, it was time to part ways. It was not an easy decision to make. I knew I wanted to leave for a while, but I couldContinue reading “Bye Bye Nine to Five”
I’ve spent two years attempting to write this. I have endless drafts, but none of them succeeded in expressing how I feel. None of the drafts articulated my thoughts and emotions because I could not articulate how I felt when I wrote those. I began writing this piece because I wanted to understand these foundContinue reading “Ni de aquí, ni de allá “
After my birthday and my stay in mizata, I was truly inspired by Josh’s work and his ties with the community. Eager to do the same, I asked my close friends and family to help me. We decided to form a small group of 6 people and set the date- May 1st.
And when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you achieve it. Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist Over the past two months, I’ve experienced things that have left me speechless. I’ve always felt like I’ve had a sixth sense. Often I am very sensitive and receptive of the unknown, but I’m constantly in denial. Continue reading “Synchronicities, spirit guides, and the universe.”
Since announcing my move abroad, I have received an overwhelming amount of support and well wishes. One of the other things I have received an overwhelming amount of are questions. The biggest two being “why?” and “what?”
Planning this getaway was stressful as fuck, to say the least. The hotels that we have wanted to stay at were completely booked for the dates we needed. Going from point A to point B seemed impossible, but somehow, we made it work.
The first step to getting somewhere is to decide that you are not going to stay where you are
The past couple of months have been challenging, as I can imagine, they have been for everyone. I have struggled to find a healthy work-life balance since I began working from home in March. I have tried many things but ultimately get overwhelmed and find myself becoming paralyzed. I had stopped journaling, writing, posting, andContinue reading “Rebalancing My Chakras”
“Travel changes you. As you move through this life and this world you change things slightly, you leave marks behind, however small. And in return, life — and travel — leaves marks on you.” – Anthony Bourdain I decided to take an impromptu trip to El Salvador this summer. I had many reasons why IContinue reading “Exploring El Salvador”