I’m Not Just A Shy Introvert, I Have Social Anxiety

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I’m not just shy, I have social anxiety.

I’m not an introvert, I have social anxiety.

If you know me you think of me as “introverted”, “shy”, “quiet”. It’s just my personality, right? And you like me anyway. The truth is, I live with a constant inner struggle. I’m not just naturally shy and quiet. It’s a fricking battle inside me. Continue reading “I’m Not Just A Shy Introvert, I Have Social Anxiety”

Guide to the Best Ecopark in Mexico – Xcaret


Located in the beautiful Riviera Maya in Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, Experiencias Xcaret offers the best parks, activities, and tours in Cancun and the whole of the Riviera Maya. It attracts tons of visitors from both Playa del Carmen and Cancun on a daily basis, and millions of visitors from around the world each year. Continue reading “Guide to the Best Ecopark in Mexico – Xcaret”

An A-Z of Breads From Around The World


No matter how much we try to kick away carbs, bread seems to not escape our lives. The simplicity of baked dough reaches the hearts of many in the world. There is something so satisfying and delicious about a piece of bread, whether you have it neat (by itself) or accompanied with a meal or even as part of a meal (think, sandwich), the creation of bread is quite a science. Each culture has its own version varying in shape, size, and taste, but no matter where you are, you can usually find some kind of bread at the table.  Continue reading “An A-Z of Breads From Around The World”

Weekly Small Pleasures #103


I would say it was a pretty good week. No issues. None that I remember at least, except for a couple nights of bad sleep and annoying mosquitoes.

It’s already mid-October, the month is going fast. Here are some things that made me happy this week: Continue reading “Weekly Small Pleasures #103”

12 Classic Sauces Around the World and How To Make Them


Sauces really make a dish. They elevate them to the next level of deliciousness. You can also elevate a dish to a new level of fanciness by creating a sauce to go with it. The French can tell you about this as their cuisine revolves around the five mother sauces: Béchamel, Velouté, Espagnole, Sauce Tomat, and Hollandaise. You’ll be familiar with Béchamel if you enjoy croque monsieurs and lasagnas. You’ll be familiar with Hollandaise if you love your eggs benedict. But have you ever attempted to make any of these at home?  Continue reading “12 Classic Sauces Around the World and How To Make Them”

8 Tips For Booking Cheap Flights


You can never have too many tips for scoring cheap flights. With so many airlines offering different seat options, fees, and stops, finding the perfect flight can be tricky. It’s not as simple as buying the cheapest flight possible or the best flight we can get no matter the price. Most of us look for that perfect point in the middle, and cost is often one of the biggest factors. Continue reading “8 Tips For Booking Cheap Flights”

H20 Around The World

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I don’t necessarily enjoy being in water, but I definitely enjoy looking at it. Fountains, waterfalls, beaches, rivers, lakes, rainy days… They all make up beautiful and peaceful sceneries. Water definitely has a calming attribute to it. Continue reading “H20 Around The World”