Author: Ophelia

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On Turning 30

(We share the same birthday) For a lot of people, turning 30 can be a really big deal. From what I’ve read and heard, it seems to be the time where most people stop...

Accidental New Years Resolutions 0

Accidental New Years Resolutions

I’ve never really been one to make any New Years resolutions, but it seems like this year, I had a couple unintentionally fall into my lap. 1. Yo estudio Español. I had originally intended...

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Goodbye (for now), Facebook!

I, like many others, have ‘wasted’ (debatable terminology, I know) countless hours scanning our news feed. And while I love using Facebook to connect with those around me, I’ve always had a fairly solid...

How to Mix Love and Money in your Twenties 0

How to Mix Love and Money in your Twenties

For years I’ve learned the hard way that money plays a big part in the dating world. I’d tried to ignore it for a long time, but it’s an important topic for couples to...

4 Habits of Punctual People 0

4 Habits of Punctual People

A couple weeks ago, I came across an interesting article about punctuality. (Thanks, Jeanne!) Here’s the summarized list: 1. They’re realistic thinkers. 2. They give themselves buffer time.  3. They’re organized. 4. They’re comfortable...

How to Retire at the Age of 30 0

How to Retire at the Age of 30

“But when you save your money, you’re not depriving yourself of anything. You’re actually buying yourself the most valuable thing you can: your freedom.” Here’s the trick: Make more, spend less. Anyone who knows...

Mentally Strong People: The 13 Things They Avoid 0

Mentally Strong People: The 13 Things They Avoid

I’ve been studying like mad for the past few months, so I’ve taken a short hiatus from blogging. However, I’ve still managed to take a few minutes here and there to stay current on...

Life is Beautiful 0

Life is Beautiful

Life is great. No, really. When I think about the different areas of my life, I feel decently well balanced overall. Here are some highlights: 1. My friends and family I have amazing friends–friends...