Craft a life that works for you

Craft a life that works for you

“Most revolutionaries don’t set out to be revolutionaries. The women on this list were working in technology, with children, during a time when it was unheard of. The women on this list didn’t intend to be revolutionaries so much as they crafted a life that would work for them.” This article by Penelope Trunk really […]

Adulting in the Kitchen: My How To Guide

Adulting in the Kitchen: My How To Guide

I never wanted to grow up. I had Peter Pan Syndrome before it became a thing! But somehow, when I wasn’t paying attention, I did grow up. Well, in some ways. In others, I’m still a kid. My sister calls me an enigma. I can run an entire store, but not my own life. She […]

4 important life lessons learned from cleaning

4 important life lessons learned from cleaning

“I love to learn, and I’m lucky that I’m one of those people that can learn by watching others, and from my own mistakes too. Because of that I learned a lot of things at young age. Which gave me the idea for a post, about all the life lessons that I learned at an […]

How to be a good travel companion

How to be a good travel companion

I’ve traveled a lot in my life. From family vacations, and church camp every Summer when I was a kid to European Tours, safaris, and cruises as an almost-adult. I’ve also traveled with all kinds of people, and I’ve been lucky that those I’ve traveled with have been great companions. Others, I know, have not […]

How to stay active when working a desk job

How to stay active when working a desk job

Hi, my name is Victoria and I’m the blogger at Oh Miss Engineer. If you didn’t get the hint, I am an engineer, a Civil Engineer to be exact. If you don’t know what civil engineers do, there is a lot that goes into it. The different areas are environmental engineering, construction, structural engineering, and […]

Packing advice from a lapsed world traveler

Packing advice from a lapsed world traveler

It’s been several years since I traveled regularly, but I still remember all my tips and tricks for packing well. Besides, I do still have the family beach trip every year, and occasional weekend getaways to keep my packing prowess in shape. Here’s what I do to keep packing from becoming an overwhelming chore: Consider […]