Mindful Living Challenge – Ending Comparison {Week Eight}

"Admire others' beauty without questioning your own." - Unknown Have you ever looked at someone else's blog and instantly thought it looked better than yours? I do that all the time. We are so quick to compare ourselves to others. In nearly every situation we find ourselves in, there's comparing going on. We either think… Continue reading Mindful Living Challenge – Ending Comparison {Week Eight}

Desk Tour {February 2019}

"Your home should tell the story of who you are, and be a collection of what you love." - Nate Berkus The last desk tour post I shared was posted in June of last year. That was far too long ago! In this updated desk tour, I've shared my work and living space with you, showcased… Continue reading Desk Tour {February 2019}

Thankful For Glasses + Getting My First Pair!

A few months ago, I started noticing a growing weakness in my left eye. I've never had any issues with my vision before, so this kind of freaked me out, haha! You should have seen me - I kept switching my hands back and forth in front of my eyes, comparing how well I could… Continue reading Thankful For Glasses + Getting My First Pair!

Liebster Award {Ceremony}

Three awards in one post can definitely be considered a ceremony, because my answers got quite lengthy. Haha, I hope you enjoy reading! This post was made possible by Maysa, Ara, and Hanne - you should go check out these lovely girls' blogs if you get the chance! Liebster Award {Ceremony} The Rules Acknowledge the blog who… Continue reading Liebster Award {Ceremony}

How I’m Overcoming Social Anxiety Through Comedy

"Comedy is simply a funny way of being serious." - Peter Ustinov One day last week, I made a cashier laugh.I had made an offhanded observation about something she was bagging for me, and in the next moment, she was laughing. That hadn't been my intention; I was just commenting on the situation, which is… Continue reading How I’m Overcoming Social Anxiety Through Comedy

50 Questions To Get To Know Yourself {Part Two}

Here's part two of this post! I'll be answering the second set of 25 questions to learn more about myself, as well as share better insight into who I am. ❤ Click here to read the article that provided these questions. 50 Questions To Get To Know Yourself {Part Two} 26. What inspires you the… Continue reading 50 Questions To Get To Know Yourself {Part Two}

50 Questions To Get To Know Yourself {Part One}

On Wednesdays, I'm currently blogging about tags and awards! For this week and the next, I'll be answering a set of 50 questions to get to know myself better. It will be a great exercise for me, as well as a way for new readers to learn more about this writer! Click here to read… Continue reading 50 Questions To Get To Know Yourself {Part One}

Celebrating My Two Year Blogiversary!

Two years ago today, I shared my first post on Dreaming of Guatemala!In the first official post I wrote (see here), this is how I started my blogging journey: This blog will be both an outlet for me to express what makes me joyful in life, as well as to keep track of my journey… Continue reading Celebrating My Two Year Blogiversary!

Inspirational Blogger Award

A blogger I recently met, the lovely Autumn (check out her blog here!), has nominated me for the Inspirational Blogger Award! I'd like to truly thank her for thinking of me. Her motivational, fun posts are among my favorite to see pop up in my Reader; she brings a lot of positivity and warmth to… Continue reading Inspirational Blogger Award

My Health And Fitness Journey: Diet Changes + Fitness Motivation

Hi there! 💕 I hope you're having a beautiful day. 😊 It has been a couple of months since I last wrote about any lifestyle changes I've been making, so I'd like to do that today! In yesterday's post, I talked about my recent experience at the allergist's. I found out about what I'm sensitive… Continue reading My Health And Fitness Journey: Diet Changes + Fitness Motivation

Life Recently | Little Life Updates

Hi there! I hope you're having a beautiful day. 💜 There has been a lot going on in my life recently (most of which have been good things!), so I knew it would be fitting to share an update post today. (This also may or may not be the post idea I've fallen back on… Continue reading Life Recently | Little Life Updates

6 Countries I’d Love To Visit

Hi there! ❤ I hope you're having a beautiful day. 🙂 For today's post, I have a fun list to share with you! Recently, I was thinking about sharing some of the European countries I'd love to visit someday, and for this post (it may become a series, haha), I'm sharing the first six that… Continue reading 6 Countries I’d Love To Visit