#Travel Diaries: ATL & PCB!

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!


#TravelDiaries: Jersey & NYC!

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!


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

Tanzania, Africa!

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!

Save Hospitals in 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!

Memorial Day (Random Rant)

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)

Nursing Volunteer Trip: Eleuthera, Bahamas

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

Goodbye Summer, Hello School!

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!