I've been there. Sometimes, with one foot still slightly there. And then, there are those days when the creeping feelings threat back. Feeling slightly anxious around people is not a new thing, but you and I know how far it can go on certain occasions for certain people, leading to a real struggle. I am … Continue reading For the socially awkward person (self-esteem).
Learning a new language is tough. One of the most enjoyable and kick-in-the-butt experiences I've ever lived. Creativity will be your best friend against boredom when learning a new language and immersion one of your most powerful means. When people ask me how did I learn English or since when I've been learning, I am … Continue reading Your best tips to learn a new language and stay (mostly) sane.
I'm the kind of person that always feel like a child. Yes, it is weird for me to imagine myself as a 'grown-up adult' but I guess I am. Rather, I am on my way to becoming one and, like everything in life, It is mostly more about the journey than the destination. It's funny … Continue reading ’20 Things I’ve Learned In My 20’s’.
I frowned. 2017 came stomping around, loaded with what appeared to be dummy questions and new life-changing answers. One of those questions was this one: Are you really here? While reading a Christian book (Captivating-Stasi Eldredge), there was one two-words advice almost at the end of the chapter that caught my eye. … Continue reading Are you (REALLY) here today?
Yeah, not this year. Nah Nah. Can't have it. You won't. Why? Really? Today is the day where the entire world points out that you are still single and that maybe there's something wrong with you. You see, the pressure of today of having everything figured out and a perfect plan for the night is … Continue reading Nope, I won’t talk about Valentine’s Day.
Last week we talked about the two most wanted-to-know questions about bilinguals, if you missed them, you can check them out first and then carry on with this post with the mystery title with it. Maybe I am overreacting a little, but that's the fun part of it. After reading the first post, it's already crystal clear … Continue reading What your bilingual friend never tells you.
-"So, when you think… Do you do it in English or in Spanish?" If I earned a penny every time I hear this question, I would probably not be either a millionaire nor rich but I would probably have enough to buy me a cup of tea (probably not). The point is that it is a … Continue reading From your bilingual(-to-be) friend.