I was the girl in elementary school who couldn't be seen without her planner, or "agenda book" as I used to call it. I wrote everything down inside of it including my class schedule, extracurricular activities, homework and to-do lists, and anything else in between. Throughout middle school, high school, college, and graduate school, I … Continue reading Why I Ditched My Planner for a Bullet Journal
In Preparing for Dominica in 3’s: Pre-Contemplations, I listed: 3 things I was excited about 3 things I wanted to learn 3 things I wanted to accomplish So let's see how I did! 3 things I was excited about Familial roots -- It was definitely a very different feeling for me to be in a place … Continue reading Post-Dominica Reflections
This past week in Dominica, I had the extreme pleasure of meeting for the very first time my great-grandfather, Aborfield Rabess. Going into this encounter, I wasn't sure what to expect. Would he know who I was? After all, he has a large number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren all over the world... Would he even … Continue reading I Met My 97-Year-Old Great-Grandfather for the First Time!