Happy Labor Day! I hope you’re taking it easy and enjoying the extra day off from “laboring” 😉 My Friday was pretty good and I felt good. I had a perfect morning: breakfast, gym, quick 50 minutes class. Then lunch and a stroll down to say hi to the White House for the first time since I got down here. (I got there all by myself!) Then I called my mom and chatted with her while sitting on a bench, strolled back, got dinner (the dining chef aced the chicken this time! Plus I made plantains!). Thought I got my cable fixed to…but now it’s broken again.
Saturday was rough emotionally again. These days are so draining because of that. The ups and downs are killing me. However, getting in a super long yoga practice and then treating myself to dinner at Whole Foods made it a bit better. Sunday was pretty relaxed too and ended up being a wonderful day. The best I’ve had so far. Just trying to make these days similar to those I had at home. Weekends are for relaxing/de-stressing, so I tried. Now I have one more day to de-stress to before my second week of classes start. Crossing my fingers things will go smoothly this week and the whole Spanish thing won’t kill me…Read More