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March 13, 2024

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I'm Mel, also know as "CookYourLife", and I believe that we have the power to cook our lives just the way we want. Currently in Dubai, I invite you to join me on this exciting journey of capturing beauty and manifesting our desires.
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As a woman, single and living in the bustling city of Dubai, I understand the daily juggle to stay productive while pursuing my passion for photography. Each day, I strive to find the balance between work, personal wellness, and embracing all the opportunities this vibrant city has to offer. Through my journey, I’ve discovered a few strategies that have helped me maximize productivity and maintain a sense of fulfillment. Here are some tips that have proven to be invaluable in my daily routine.

1.Embrace Meditation and Mindfulness: Starting the day with a moment of quiet reflection and meditation has been transformative. It sets a positive tone for the day and helps me focus my energy and attention on the tasks at hand.

2. Cultivate a Consistent Yoga Practice: Yoga has been essential in grounding my mind and body. Whether it’s a restorative session or an invigorating flow, the practice of yoga provides a sense of balance and clarity that fuels my productivity.

3. Running for Clarity: Nothing beats the empowering feeling of a morning run against the stunning backdrop of Dubai. This physical activity not only keeps me fit but also clears my mind and boosts my creativity.

4. Prioritize Self-Care: Being single means that I must prioritize my own well-being. Whether it’s a spa day, a leisurely walk along the beach, or indulging in a good book, taking care of myself is non-negotiable.

4. Efficient Time Management: Living in a vibrant city like Dubai means there’s always something exciting happening. By managing my time efficiently and setting realistic goals, I ensure that I can fulfill both personal and professional commitments.

5. Embrace Flexibility: As a photographer, my schedule can be dynamic. Embracing flexibility allows me to adapt to unexpected opportunities and challenges without feeling overwhelmed.

By integrating these practices into my daily life, I’ve found that I can be my most productive self each and every day. These strategies have become essential tools in maintaining a healthy work-life balance and embracing the vibrant spirit of Dubai. I hope that by sharing these insights, others can also find inspiration to cultivate a fulfilling and productive daily routine, no matter where they are on their journey.

I hope you enjoyed these entries with some of the photos I had taken over the past years.

Love, Mel x

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