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Zoya Zahid


Glasses are often seen as bookish and I will admit that I happen to love that — that is part of the reason why I love my glasses as much as I do.

A love letter to my glasses

I think it is really unique to be able to express yourself through a physical accessory and have it just become a part of your identity. 

I am trying to be intentional about when and how much caffeine I exactly consume. 

My big fat caffeine addiction

I am by no means a health expert, I am simply someone who has realized they are far too dependent on caffeine on a daily basis and wants to remedy that. 

One of my favorite things to do outdoors has actually been enjoying the beautiful view of the pond by sitting on the dock or swinging on this cute wooden swing close by.  

Healing through nature

Whether you’re hoping to do some healing and restoration like me or just want something fun to do, being outdoors is a great way to spend some time during the summer. 

Whether it is a proactive measure or something I do when I am not feeling amazing, journaling always helps me check my emotions and refocus myself accordingly. 

Why I journal

There’s something so therapeutic about getting every thought in your head out — the release is almost euphoric.  

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