Dreams, Inspiration, Life, Social Media

You Do Not Represent Me

As a woman, there is one category in which I am under and/or not represented well: the inevitable road to motherhood. Mother's Day passed a couple of weeks ago and all over social media, I read comments from proud mommas. They were filled with joy, pride, happiness and in several cases, an inaccurate statement representing all… Continue reading You Do Not Represent Me

Daily/Monthly Recommendations, Inspiration, Social Media

Daily Recommendation: Follow OpinionatedWanderlust on Instagram

To watch my daily recommendations on Snapchat, be sure to follow me at “SaadiaExplores”. April 28: Follow OpinionatedWanderlust on Instagram Who's OpinionatedWanderlust?  Me! I've totally revamped my Instagram over the last few weeks, adopted weekly themes to keep it fun for you as a viewer and challenging for me as the author. I'm sharing only my… Continue reading Daily Recommendation: Follow OpinionatedWanderlust on Instagram

Daily/Monthly Recommendations, Hobbies, Inspiration, Life, TV, Weekend Stories

Daily Recommendation: Nyle DiMarco on DWTS

To watch my daily recommendations on Snapchat, be sure to follow me at “SaadiaExplores”. April 23/24: Nyle DiMarco on DWTS I will be the first to admit that I wasn't super excited about the Dancing with the Stars lineup this season, other than for Jodie Sweetin (from Full House and Fuller House). And when I saw… Continue reading Daily Recommendation: Nyle DiMarco on DWTS

Daily/Monthly Recommendations, Health, Inspiration, Life

Daily Recommendation: C25K App

To watch my daily recommendations on Snapchat, be sure to follow me at “SaadiaExplores”. April 21: C25k App C25K is a running app that gets you from the couch (potato) to running 5K in 8 weeks. I started using the app 9 months ago to get myself to run 5K with ease. You only need to… Continue reading Daily Recommendation: C25K App

Daily/Monthly Recommendations, Inspiration, Life

Daily Recommendation: Speak Up!

To watch my daily recommendations on Snapchat, be sure to follow me at “SaadiaExplores”. April 20: If Someone Sets You Up For Failure, CALL THEM OUT.  Recently, I had to deal with an incident where I was mislead to believe the situation in hand was one thing when in reality it was another (all very politically… Continue reading Daily Recommendation: Speak Up!

Daily/Monthly Recommendations, Inspiration, Life

Daily Recommendation: Write Expenses Daily

To watch my daily recommendations on Snapchat, be sure to follow me at “SaadiaExplores”. April 12: Write Expenses, Daily One of my best habits on travel is that I write down EVERY SINGLE expense. As a result, I know exactly how much each individual trip costs me, which helps me calculate my annual spendings on travel. Recently,… Continue reading Daily Recommendation: Write Expenses Daily

Disney, Inspiration, Life

Daily Recommendation: Dry Erase Board

To watch my daily recommendations on Snapchat, be sure to follow me at “SaadiaExplores”. April 8: Dry Erase Board   This weekend my friend and I discussed at length about getting our lives back on track and in some form of a routine (my life is super chaotic and hers just needs some direction). Then, it… Continue reading Daily Recommendation: Dry Erase Board

Daily/Monthly Recommendations, Health, Inspiration, Life

Daily Recommendation: Your Health, Your Priority

To watch my daily recommendations on Snapchat, be sure to follow me at “SaadiaExplores”. April 5: Your Health, Your Priority I've always been relatively active - dance, gym, kick boxing, zumba, aerobics, yoga. You name it, and I've tried it, BUT I've never been consistent with any of it. Add to that my absurd love affair with… Continue reading Daily Recommendation: Your Health, Your Priority

Books, Daily/Monthly Recommendations, Hobbies, Inspiration, Life

Daily Recommendation: If You Can’t Travel, READ!

To watch my daily recommendations on Snapchat, be sure to follow me at “SaadiaExplores”. April 4: If You Can't Travel, READ! I'm an avid traveler and I used to be an avid reader; it's unfortunately becoming more and more difficult to find time for the latter. But, recently I made a decision to read one book… Continue reading Daily Recommendation: If You Can’t Travel, READ!

Beauty, Books, Daily/Monthly Recommendations, Health, Hobbies, Inspiration, Life, Shopping, Social Media, Weekend Stories

Daily Recommendation: 7 Day Compilation

I am so sorry for the lack of daily recommendation posts over the last two weeks (!!), but I've been on travel and super busy which has led to a seriously (and inexcusable) lapse in posts. So, I thought I would do a multi-day recommendation post instead (in an attempt to catch up). And I promise… Continue reading Daily Recommendation: 7 Day Compilation