After  a couple days of being shown around, Amanda and I finally built up the courage to venture out on our own. We had a pretty decent time and got around pretty well (only got lost once 🙂 ).  

Oudaia; The Heart of Rabat

Oudaia, the old city, the heart of Rabat. Within the beautiful, centuries year old walls times and culture’s blend to create a beautiful, vibrant and raw experience. Many wore the more traditional clothing like djellabas, tunics & kaftans though more western styles are slowly becoming common among Moroccan  youth. The currency in Morocco is called…

The First Journey

This past May I traveled outside of my country for the first time. One of my very close friends from the past had been trying to get me to come see her in Morocco where she was teaching but I had too many excuses keeping me in the safety of my home. Until the New…

Teach others, learn from others

So I was getting ready for bed in the bathroom tonight and my dog was barking at something in the shower… I was laughing because everytime he sees something new he is so afraid of it until I show him it’s harmless and I always think it’s so stupid. Then I realized we are the…

WHAT WOULD IT MEAN TO YOU?

What would it mean to you?   What would it mean to you? Someone of a different shade, That at times I am ashamed Of the way that I was made?   Would you care at all? If I were offended By being clumped with all the whites From who I have descended.   Would…

When in Morocco

1. About how old were you when you realized your first concept of beauty? What was it and how did it impact your life? I think I was really young, maybe 8 or 9, and I honestly the only reason I knew about beauty was because my mom always told me that I was beautiful haha. Also,…

If I was being Honest…

I lost my father to suicide when I was 7 years old. That’s a rough age for tragedy. You are old enough to be aware and to remember but still too young to understand, too young to  ever have closure. To this day I struggle with my emotions towards what my father has done. For…

Cajuns, Creoles and Culture

Last February  we spent two amazing weeks in Louisiana. Everyday but one we got up early and went out fishing. We had an amazing time walking the beaches and filling up on the impeccable food. I got to cast my rod out into the ocean. I have hooked into the biggest fish I have ever…

Never a Dull Moment

So a little over a year ago we got him…Jax…dog on the outside and almost human on the inside. Jax is half Border Collie half Australian Shepherd and full of life and love!! He is always up to mischief…and apparently really loves my curtains!!

Real is Beauty

So I first had the idea of this blog when one of my little sisters was bullied and made fun of over social media.My little sister is human, and with that comes mistakes. Despite that, she has done some amazing things, like giving hours and money to hold a fundraiser for a little girl near…

Coming Up…

Sometimes, things don’t happen the way we want. Sometimes, that’s exactly the opportunity we need.