Home

I have learned a lot about myself, life and love over the past 10 months, but one of the most important things I have learned is this: Home is where your heart is (I know, very cliché). I have experienced homesickness, an ache deep within the pit of my...

Lighten Your Load

The past three months in review: part 3 All I need I carry on my back; I have nothing to hold me back. The necessities, that is all I need to be happy, that is all anyone needs to be happy. You/we are conditioned to believe you need “stuff” to...

Published!

I am a little late (yet again) in posting this, but I am proud to say, I have had my first travel article featured on Pink Pangea, a women’s travel website. Take a look. Wild Camping and Hitchhiking in Croatia

Unbelievable!

(I tried to post this several times tonight before finally succeeding! Another part of travel that is challenging…working from your phone!) This is a video of the Botafumeiro swinging at the Cathedral in Santiago de Compostela during the pilgrims mass the day we arrived, after more than a month...

Just do it.

The past three months in review: part 2 “Life is no brief candle for me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to the next...

Can I get a ride?

From a young age we are all taught to fear strangers. You grow up being told “don’t talk to strangers”. But isn’t it odd that we are all in fact strangers? Until we meet, speak, or extend a hand? So unless you want to be a hermit all your...

Dumpster Dive!

Yes, I said it, dumpster dive. No I am not that desperate for food that I have to dumpster dive to survive (though it does help on expenses). What you really want to know is, did I really do it. Yes, I did, I went dumpster diving….more than once...