A Lifetime Lesson of Beauty

Because I have 30 minutes of “me-time” during the day I decided to look for a new series to fall in love with. I came across the “Medici: Masters of Florence” [click the link, trust me, you’ll love it]. It’s no secret that I’m a huge history buff. Art, museums, books, to walk across Italian […]

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Mothers & Women

I wanted to write this on International Women’s Day but then thought of keeping it for This Day: Mother’s Day. Not trying to make a political statement here, but you’re either a mother or you have one and in both cases it should be celebrated. Being a mother might not be everything to a woman. […]

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That Moment When you Remember…

Lately it’s been all about remembering. Just to be clear… I’m talking about random points in time… unwavering memories – sort like the northern star. Life-altering moments that sign your path. I’m referring to those specific moments in your past that attract the universe to you, around which most of your life is built and […]

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A Few Notes to You

Busy days and even more hectic schedules bring you to think of some of the things that you’re not doing or perhaps missing out on. Top of the list is exercising. On regular days, this thought would be so foreign that you would even doubt its existence. But my crazy busy life, working, being a […]

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Concrete Motivation

The holiday spirit is over – almost – and 2017 has officially kicked in. Back in the office, back to emails, back to the dynamic days that I love! Unfortunately, this new year brought along a tragic beginning with the loss of friends and loved ones in a terrorist attack Turkey nightclub on New Year’s […]

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Getting Back In Academic Shape

After giving birth, women normally start facing a number of responsibilities that come with motherhood. We are all aware of how challenging juggling these responsibilities can become, especially if you add continuing your education to the mix. Until only a few decades ago, most of us would not have even considered going back to school […]

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Start somewhere – and then Next

Where are you today? Do you ever stop and wonder why you started and what you wanted to become? This got me thinking lately… I always loved history, the course it takes and how it leads to the current status quo; and so it was only normal to get into Political Science and International Affairs. […]

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Touch down… La La Land

Our latest trip to LA was… inspiring to say the least. You know, living in the Middle East and working in journalism and media, you’re hooked to reality and the political bitterness around you. Makes you too self-conscious of your surroundings at times. So obviously, when I went on vacation to the city of angels, […]

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