Have you ever felt that you have been transported back in time? Or maybe, to the set of a movie?
There are some places on earth that have this effect to them. You get to them, and you can see the blue skies, feel the fresh air. Maybe smell the scent of food being cooked somewhere. On occasions, you can smell the ocean. You look around you, and you can find yourself facing an amazing natural or man-made structure. A place that resonates with age, that makes you feel the events it has witnessed. You can imagine maybe a priest, a knight, a princess or even a dragon walking where you are standing.
I have felt that several times in my life. Both in my country, and in some other places. but last week I had a deja vú-like experience visiting one of this time-transporting locations. Continue reading →
Christmas is my favourite holiday. Ever since I was a little girl, I remember loving the smell of pine in the living room, having dinner with my family, going to bed on Christmas Eve excited by what I might find underneath the tree the next day. And nowadays, I really love the same things. Continue reading →
Due to some organisation issues in family vacations schedules, today we are having Christmas family dinner at my house. This month has been such a whirlwind of activities and emotions, that we didn’t have time to do any actual Christmas shopping. Continue reading →
Life has been HECTIC this past few weeks. I have had lots of work, and very little time for myself. To be honest, I have been trying to spend my free time -which has been narrowing every day- working out and sleeping rather than doing anything else.
But still I do not have a real reason to complain. All this work is for something AMAZING.
Anyway, I have been thinking about a ton of things I want to write about. But I’ll start with the one that’s right on top of my mind: Beauty. Continue reading →