This past weekend, I flew back to my old home in Atlanta, Georgia, and spent a full day there with my mom, sister, best friend, aunt and cousin. It was my first time going back since I got married and moved to Houston, Texas a little over two months ago. You know how they say … Continue reading #Travel Diaries: ATL & PCB!
This past weekend, the hubby and I continued our #baecation with travel adventures and a quick getaway to New Jersey and New York City, but I'll keep this post short and sweet- just like our trip! We flew to Jersey on Saturday morning and ended up staying in the city that evening and getting settled- understandable, considering … Continue reading #TravelDiaries: Jersey & NYC!
My husband and I spent the last two and a half weeks in Australia, cruising through New Zealand for our honeymoon, and no amount of words could ever describe what an amazing experience we had. We arrived in Sydney on Sunday, April 2, after what seemed like an eternity on the tiny seats of our … Continue reading Honeymoon Ever After
I am not exaggerating when I say that the past weekend was one of the best weekends I have had in a very long time. 7 of my closest friends and I left everything behind to go on my bachelorette cruise to the sunny beaches of Nassau, Bahamas for hours of bonding, laughter, and countless … Continue reading #FatimasFinalFling
Anyone who knows me knows that I love traveling, nursing, and meeting new people- my volunteer trip to Tanzania allowed me to experience all of this and so much more. Being my first solo trip out of the country, I was as nervous as I was excited, but I couldn't be happier with my decision … Continue reading Tanzania, Africa!
According to the World Health Organization (WHO) in 2012, the top 5 killers in Africa are: HIV/AIDS, lower respiratory tract infections, diarrheal diseases, malaria, and strokes. Millions of people continue to die as a result of these health-related issues, and it is our responsibility to educate ourselves and provide support in any way we can. As you may … Continue reading Save Hospitals in Africa!
Before I begin, I feel it is my duty to forewarn my readers that this post has absolutely no relevance to Memorial Day, although I do appreciate all that it stands for and those who sacrifice to serve. However, while everyone else is doing BBQs by the lake, I have some very random thoughts and … Continue reading Memorial Day (Random Rant)
I have wanted to go to California for as far back as I can remember; the problem was that every time I though it was a good time to go, a supposedly "better" opportunity would arise that I would want to take advantage of for fear it may never come again. Anyways, my friend Reshma … Continue reading California
I am excited to announce that I have been accepted to an alternative winter break trip to Eleuthera, Bahamas, in January 2015 through Emory University! I will be volunteering to work alongside healthcare professionals in a clinical setting as well as teaching about healthy lifestyle habits in schools. I am passionate about healthcare and serving … Continue reading Nursing Volunteer Trip: Eleuthera, Bahamas
Do I even need to say it? Summer was absolutely amazing; there is a reason I spend the entire year looking forward to it every year! This was the first summer in many years that I was not taking any summer classes or working (other than babysitting for a few weeks). I was able to … Continue reading Goodbye Summer, Hello School!