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Life|Hello December!

HAPPY NEW MONTH!!
It's the last month of the year! 2016 seems long and short at the same time. It feels just like yesterday when there were chants of Happy New Year and at the same time, it feels like I've been blogging way earlier than this year! There has been so much to learn in this journey and so much fun too.
The taking stock format for me is here to stay. Here's saying a very big thank you to whoever started it. So, basically throughout November, all these went down...

Learning - Or maybe relearning that life is too short to let worry steal some of it. I had to face this for more than half of the 30 days in November and it's getting better.

Hoping - That the decisions I made these past few days are the right ones and not a virtue of me being irrational.

Wanting - A surprise christmas gift. Maybe I should publish a Christmas wishlist post?

Wishing - That I could sometimes take a sneak preview into what's going to be the outcome of certain situations. Uhm, did curiosity really kill the cat?

Praying - Well, yes praying that everything turns out fine.

Reading - My books. I have my first paper today.

Wondering - Wondering, still wondering how and why Gala is now N70 and it's still as slim as ever. Hello Plantain chips. Hello Doughnut.

Thankful - For electricity and water. There was light issue (= Water issue) in school and I had to use sachet water for virtually everything. I can't describe the joy I felt seeing my buckets get filled when there was finally water.

This picture of my really excited sister and an uninterested me has to be my favourite picture of the month. 

Proud - Of every lady that is beauty and brains.

Appreciating - Once again every single person that visits my blog and reads my posts. Thank you. Gracias. Merci. Grazie

Amazed - By how much can happen in a day and the little positive changes I've observed in myself this past month.

Needing - Strength. A whole lot of it. To do a whole lot of things.

Trying - As usual, to consciously Choose positivity and happiness

Annoyed - At the creepy cockroaches in my room. They just seem to be everywhere. Like, can't a place be dark in peace?

Enjoying - Killing these cockroaches. No more team Leave them to crawl. I was in class the other day, saw one and I just decided to let it go. Few minutes later, it fell from the wall onto my body. Somebody was super pissed!

Realising - How much I enjoy skincare research and reading everything about it. I have two posts on it. One where I shared few Beauty Hacks that I've tried and the other where I shared Skincare mistakes  that may be causing breakouts. I'm currently reading up on something interesting and I can't wait to share it!

December has to be one of almost everyone's favourite month because holidays, festivities, end of a year and all that. Here's to hoping it's full of good news and sweetness.

What lessons did you learn in November?
Is your birth month December? Share the date please.
What are you looking forward to in December?

I'd love to hear from you. Please leave me your thoughts.
Have a pleasant December. Best wishes. xxx

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