Travel

6 Books to give you the confidence of a mediocre white man.

6 Books to give you the confidence of a mediocre white man.

Reading Time: 6 minutesHere is the thing, trying to survive in capitalist and consumerist America means having a survivor mentality just barely to stay alive and maybe even attempt to thrive. Thus adopting the confidence of a mediocre white man that became my mantra created by Sarah Hagi. […]

5 Tips and Hacks to Online Shopping

5 Tips and Hacks to Online Shopping

Reading Time: 3 minutesSo I am probably one of the cheapest people you’ll ever meet! I hate buying things, but when I do  I make sure I’m paying the least.  I do my research when online shopping and this are my life hacks. Let me just say, food […]

Check your everyday prejudices.

Check your everyday prejudices.

Reading Time: 3 minutesChecking your everyday prejudices

7 reasons why we are Deserving

7 reasons why we are Deserving

Reading Time: 3 minutesOften I find myself in crippling fear. I know I deserved so much, I’ve been working incredibly hard to be where I am at. I have made sure that I can be in the right place and time and connected with the right people to […]

Using my identity crisis as my strength

Using my identity crisis as my strength

Reading Time: 3 minutesWhat does it mean to be {insert whatever ethnic identity label given to you}? This is a question I posted on Instagram a couple days ago and sparked conversations in our community but got me thinking deeper. In my travels, I’ve learned identity changes based […]

How to use Social Media to Socialize IRL

How to use Social Media to Socialize IRL

Reading Time: 3 minutesWe, millennials, often get judged as being the generation of phones and computers all day. (My parents still don’t understand how I do all my work from only a computer). We can end up getting trapped in our apps looking at what is going on […]

Travel even if you are the “Other”

Travel even if you are the “Other”

Reading Time: 4 minutesWhen I used to think of travel, I thought of the quintessential backpacker. Some attractive looking white dude that with that sleek hair, who has been so blessed to be out “finding himself”, and most likely with a travel fund aka their parents. Yes, you […]

5 Spending Habits to Travel on the Cheap

5 Spending Habits to Travel on the Cheap

Reading Time: 5 minutesYes, I am fully aware that not everyone has expendable income to travel. Some people, like myself, make it a priority and will make sure to adjust their lifestyles to be able to. I started traveling when I was 20, back then I had no […]