Finally Exploring Quito! A Week In My Life As A Black American Expat Living In Ecuador

In today’s video, I am finally exploring Quito! We have been locked down for the last month or two, so it was nice to go out a couple of times this week and feel like a human again! Along with venturing out, I did a lot of work from home tasks, I had a Spanish session, and I even talked about therapy and how I am feeling about this new journey. I hope you enjoy this glimpse into my life as a Black American expat living everyday life in Ecuador. I can’t wait to do…

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Pregnant & Living in Ecuador: 20-Week Update

I am excited to share my 20-week pregnancy update with you! Today I discussed my latest appointment, which was kind of crazy. I also talk about what the ultrasound was like, how the baby is doing, some of my favorite pregnancy resources, and more! Being pregnant has had its challenges as an expat, but overall, I am blessed to have had a safe and smooth pregnancy so far! — TABLE OF CONTENTS — ↳ 0:00 Start Here ↳ 0:32 Skip the intro ↳ 1:13 Appointment with my Ecuadorian doctor ↳ 2:35 The Ultrasound ↳ 3:28…

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Speed Shop With Me! Grocery Shopping in Ecuador

Come speed shopping with me! Today, we are grocery shopping in Ecuador to stock up on food for the next two weeks (or so). We are on a time crunch because once Megamaxi gets crowded, it becomes harder to shop and maneuver around the isles! Because we are still in a pandemic, shopping can seem unusual. For example, we have to wear masks, show our vaccine cards before entering the store, and only a certain number of people are allowed to shop at one time. It may seem strict, but I do not mind the…

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The Importance Of Good A Morning Routine

If you've been following me for some time, you already know that I love a good morning routine. I did not cultivate morning habits until I moved abroad, but I wish I did not wait so long. As I became more in tune with who I was, I realized that I needed to put some habits into place to help keep me more grounded, organized, happy, and whole. A benefit of my morning routine is that it allows me to get more done in my day. The biggest excuse for not accomplishing our goals, especially…

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How’s My Spanish? Spanish Language Update + Tips

Today, I am sharing an honest update about my Spanish progression and how I feel like I am adapting to living in Ecuador with my current language skills. I'm also sharing some tips and best practices that have helped me in my language learning journey. Are you currently learning a language? What advice do you have for me to learn Spanish?  Subscribe to The Jazzy Nation The question I've received the most since arriving in Ecuador is, "How's your Spanish?" Arriving in Quito When I arrived in Quito at the airport, I felt like everything…

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Life In Ecuador As A Black American Foreigner: The Expat Tag

Today I am sharing what Life in Ecuador is like for me as a Black American foreigner by answering The Expat Tag questions. This is my third time doing this tag, and I'm still surprised at the answers I share. As I grow and mature, things change, especially this time around. I hope you enjoy learning more about me through this video and if you have any questions, please let me know! Life In India As A Black American Foreigner: The Expat TagLife in Morocco As A Black American Foreigner: The Expat TagLet's work together!…

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Gender Reveal + Surprising My Husband! (Black American Expat Living In Ecuador)

In today’s post, I am sharing the gender of the baby! I also work to surprise my husband with a gender reveal party. I am happy to have the opportunity to share my pregnancy journey as a black American expat living in Ecuador, and I look forward to sharing more updates with you in the future! Get a 30 Day Free Trial Of Epidemic Sound When You Use My Link!Check out the links below for more posts and videos:Day In The Life Living In Ecuador!I’m Pregnant! First Trimester, Symptoms, and MoreEcuadorian Grocery Haul: My First…

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