Happy Thanksgiving!

In all 27 years of living, this is my very first Thanksgiving away from home. To be honest, I completely forgot today was Thanksgiving because I’m on a beach in freaking Spain #whatislife. I’m thankful for God’s timing. Every step along the way brought me to where I am now, doing exactly what I want…

What is Life?

Today I volunteered with Fulbright Belgium at the International Studies Fair at the Atomium. I met some cool peope, had great conversation, and shared many laughs. Moments like these remind me of how fortunate I am to be here. I’m living in Brussels – the capital of Europe – for one year, funded by 2…

FAQs about being Black in Belgium

Abridged Answers “How is Europe treating you? Are people super racist?” Y’all…this ain’t nothing new. I’m a scientist with an advanced degree and a Black woman.    adsaf America has racism too and there’s nothing particularly exacerbated by my moving to Europe.   adsaf No, I haven’t experienced racism here. adsaf Mmmmmmm…well Milan was kind of…