Month: May 2017

15 Reasons Why I Have the Coolest Dad

15 Reasons Why I Have the Coolest Dad

Dear Dad,

Belated happy birthday! If Mom got a blog post for her birthday, you havta get one too.

This was easier to write than hers – probably because we put our heads together to write more often. (Also, I don’t wanna do these surprise birthday posts for you or Mom anymore because I still don’t feel confident about not having both of your opinions. Waaaaahh.)

I hope you enjoy this birthday gift as much as I enjoyed writing it! Without further ado, here are the reasons why you’re the coolest.

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15 Reasons Why I Love My Mom

15 Reasons Why I Love My Mom

Dear Mom,

I’m sorry because I was supposed to post this on your birthday two days ago as my gift. I didn’t plan this right and I really wish I finished it on time.

You’re the most punctual one out of the family and I wish I had done that quality of yours justice. But you also patiently put up with me over and over again, so here’s to hoping that part of you wins over the other. 🙂

So, among many others, here are 15 reasons why I love you.

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Rising Above the Himalayan Tremors

Rising Above the Himalayan Tremors

Exactly 737 days ago, my world literally shook, and since then, my life has trail-blazed diverse galaxies of epic milestones. Well, six days ago, we remembered the second year anniversary of the great Gorkha Earthquake that hit Nepal on April 25, 2015.

I survived the strongest tremors a teenager could ever ride: an M7.9, M7.3, and almost 500 aftershocks.

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Posted by Issa Adalia in Life Events, Nepal, Travel