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... not been the case.
We have gone through so much, that I feel like we can take anything on!
It is these defining, crucial moments in life where you realize, 'Hey, I'm changing and it's for the better!' What more could my spiritual self ask for? Without struggle you have complacency. Life is never easy, so why get your panties in a bunch when things don't go according to plan?
On that note, I have ...
... me this year!
I usually would post "A year in review!" But 2014 has come and gone. So right now, on January 1st 2015, I'm pledging to live a more creative life; one filled with abundance, mistakes, gratitude and joy.
From our hearts to yours: we hope your New Year is filled with light, love and presence!
Ben and I spent our Christmas as follows:
- Ben made a delicious breakfast on one hotplate--Breakfast in bed.
- I painted with water colour pencils--my new found love.
- We got creative and spent a good part of our morning be artsy.
- Watched Bad Santa (Ben's family tradition)
- And we got to Skype with loved ones back home as they ...
... It's cold and for the folks back home reading this I know -12C is nothing, but to us, it is a pretty big deal. Especially when the majority of your wardrobe consists of tank tops and t-shirts, you learn that layering can only go so far…
Okay rant over I promise!
Today we decided to make our way to Yingze Park. We piled onto bus #51 and slowly made our way through ...
... br> My heart sinks. I feel guilty for them even coming with us. I know for a fact these girls get paid less than us, and do not get their accommodations paid for.
What is it about being white and looking the part that screams prestige to second and third world nations? I am still so perplexed by this thought.
And on that note, the girls shut the door, and Ben's loud stomp awoke me from my thoughts.
"Yep, a roach."
Hello China! ...