• Posing on the Beach

    Born To T.H.R.I.V.E.

    Stress or not to stress? For us, 2020 was a year to remember (or not). We thought 2019 was the year of adversity for us. Chile (African…

  • False Evidence Appearing Real

    FEAR | false evidence appearing real. In the photo above, I was on a 35-day trip to celebrate my 35th birthday in Nafplio, Greece. The place of…

  • 14 Things To Do In Dubai

    My first solo trip was to the United Arab Emirates (UAE). It was THE place to travel. Others had traveled and came back with wonderful stories and…

  • Finding Me

    How Badly Do You Really Want It?

    “A hero is someone born into a world where they do not fit in. They are then summoned on a call to an adventure they are reluctant…

  • Our Spousal Visa Journey

    Our Spousal Visa Journey. This article is not about our visa credit card but the authorization granted by a country for an individual to enter, stay, and exit…

  • Lady at Peace

    To Forgive Or Not To Forgive?

    To Forgive Or Not To Forgive? That is the question. YƐ Seisei Asem is Twi for Settlement You Reap What You Sow A Heart Condition To Forgive…

  • Sitting on a tree

    Solitude

    “Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.” Aristotle Solitude is a 1934 jazz standard by Duke Ellington. According to Wikipedia, the…

  • Happy Birthday, Grandma!

    Happy Birthday, Grandma! Today (August 25, Note: I published the article on another platform) is my deceased maternal grandmother’s birthday. Her name is Anna Robinson Chandler. Everyone…

  • Happy One Year Anniversary

    Happy One Year Anniversary – Thanks, babe for taking this life journey with me. Who knew to partner with you during this life experiment could be so…

  • An Unforgettable Year | 2019

    First of all, I need to pinch myself to make sure I’m not dreaming. I’m (still) living abroad with a man I met three times in person.…

  • Straight Outta Deira Sign

    Visa Run Fun

    My last article was about 4 ways to renew a UAE Visa. I didn’t mention how I made the Oman border visa run fun. I didn’t do…