Coming to America, Part Two (2) - The Quiet Girl Diaries

I remember when: Coming to America, Part Two

"I am cold," the first words I spoke to my mom after we reunited. My mom and stepfather laughed hysterically as if  I was joking. But I was not joking. The weather was very cold and windy. I knew then that my life has changed forever. I felt cold as I stepped outside for the first time after landing in Chicago. Before ...

Coming to America, Part one.

I remember when, Part One: Coming to America

I didn't  understand what all the commotions on around me were about. But after going back and forth to the United States Embassy in Haiti for over a year, I got awarded a permanent visa to the United States of America.   All the sudden everyone was treating me like I was different. Everyone envied me because I ...

Free Floral Printable Calendars - The Quiet Girl Diaries

Free Floral Printable Calendars

There’s no better way to start the new year, than with a fresh set of calendars, better yet - beautiful floral printable calendars, to help you stay organized throughout the year. Most importantly, if you’ve made a few new year’s resolutions, a calendar is a great tool to help you stay on track with your ...

10 Books to Read-in-2017-The Quiet Girl Diaries

10 Books to Read in 2017

There is no better feeling than curling up with a good book. I plan to make 2017 the year I read a lot, it is one of my main goals for 2017. My precise goal is to read at least 10 books this year. Here is my list of 10 Books to read in 2017.   Some of the books on my list I found by browsing through my local ...

What's and Introvert to do on New Years Eve - The Quiet Girl Diaries

What’s an Introvert to do on New Year’s Eve?

 New Year's Eve is an exciting time for most people. There are countless parties and events to attend, fireworks, and drunk people everywhere. If you're an introvert, New Year's Eve is something you dread because you avoid large crowds and interacting with a bunch of strangers. To help you survive this New Year's Eve, here ...