The Magic of Vision Boards

My good friend Gaby introduced me to vision boards in our freshman year of college and I have been hooked since. Before I jump into raving about how much I love vision boards, let me first explain what a vision board is… A vision board is a visual representation of your own personal dreams, goals,Continue reading “The Magic of Vision Boards”

Favorite Coffee Shops in San Marcos

Nothing calms me more than sitting at a spacious table with work sprawled out (either school related or just creative), taking in the warm scent of coffee and pastries, soaking in the unique aesthetic, and humming along to chill songs in a coffee shop. For someone who doesn’t drink coffee, I sure do love meContinue reading “Favorite Coffee Shops in San Marcos”

Dominican Republic: 3 Truths

A month in the Dominican Republic opened my eyes to the fact that there is no differentiation between the wealthy and the needy, the satisfied and the unsatisfied, and the capable and incapable. Every single one of us are a mix of everything in one way or another. In the four weeks I was gone,Continue reading “Dominican Republic: 3 Truths”

4 Self-Care Tips to Follow While Traveling

If you are anything like me, you have some contradicting characteristics to your personality that can be intriguing and frustrating at the same time. I would consider myself an ambivert: a complicated mix between an introvert and extrovert. While I love both social interaction and adventure, I absolutely need sufficient rest, alone time, and intentionalContinue reading “4 Self-Care Tips to Follow While Traveling”

The Arch Nemesis of a Balanced Mind: Comparison

As we get deeper into May, lets all take advantage of Mental Health Awareness Month and commit to making a conscious effort to improving the quality of our lives by exposing and releasing a toxic habit we’re all guilty of: comparison. It is scary how sneaky this habit is and how it weaves through theContinue reading “The Arch Nemesis of a Balanced Mind: Comparison”

New Orleans: City of Charm

This past March I had the privilege of visiting the charming city of New Orleans for the second time. The first time I visited, I simply thought NOLA = drunken nights on Bourbon Street, swamp tours in the alligator infested waters, and all the Cajun food you can eat. Now let me just say NOLAContinue reading “New Orleans: City of Charm”

About Bird’s Eye View

What is Bird’s Eye View?  Bird’s Eye View is an experience that entails self discovery, self acceptance, and personal growth through writing and travel. 5 words that Bird’s Eye View Embodies Vulnerability Refreshment Adventure Exploration Acceptance What do I write about? Self Acceptance (the topic and methods to strengthen our sense of self compassion) HowContinue reading “About Bird’s Eye View”