Visiting Local Markets in Amsterdam

Usually, it started out with a conversation like this: + “What are we going to have for lunch?” – “I don’t know. Can’t think of anything.” + “Me neither. Let’s go to the market, then.” Or this: + “What are we going to do this weekend?” – “I don’t know. Can’t think of anything.” +…

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Morning Coffee in Ubud & A Cup of Gratitude.

This morning, I took some time to sit by myself in a coffee shop, accompanied by a warm cup of cappuccino and Alice Hoffman’s The Story Sisters. I started the day early, wishing to get more work done. These past few weeks have been hectic with deadlines, and at times, I felt as if my…

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Will Traveling Make Me Happy?

No. I don’t think so. I think traveling, especially when you’re traveling alone to someplace far away, will only enhance whatever feeling you’re feeling at that particular moment. The thing is this: our feelings can be expressed through different outlets. Those who are sad can wrap themselves up in a blanket or go out to party all…

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