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...

Aspiring to Inspire

I’m nearly five months late posting this one so I apologize… Nearly everyday for seven years I have walked through these doors, but today will be my last. It is my final day a Boston Scientific, and I could not be more excited. In two weeks I will begin...

La Tomatina

Ciela, my airbnb host, drives me down the long lane leading to the house, after picking me up from the train station, it seems very secluded and quite peaceful. It is called the Country Club…but I believe becasue its is actually in the country and not becasue it is...

Beautiful Stranger

So here I am, again, in another sticky situation… I have found myself in Nimes, France, a beautiful little city known for its Roman ruins, and I have no place to to lay my head when the night comes.   Nimes, as it turns out, is one of the...

Wild Camping

I have carried this bivvy (a sleeping bag tent) and sleeping matt all the way from Indiana to Europe…it’s high time I use it! So here I am in what has to be one of the most peaceful villages in Europe, Conques (“Conk”). It just feels right so I decide...

The Liebster Award!

I am very excited to tell all of you that I have received the Liebster Award. I would first like to give a big shout out to Heather from She Goes Global for nominating me for the award. For those of you who do not know what the Liebster...

SUPERTRAMP

Coming from a small farming community in Indiana my experience with public transportation is about zero. It wouldn’t be honest if I said I had no experience whatsoever, as I have been to New Jersey and New York quite a few times, but I always had my boyfriend with...

BUEN CAMINO

How do I even begin to put into words my experience on the Camino de Santiago, the greatest gift I could have ever given myself. I was nervous and excited all at once to begin this journey. But I had no idea what was ahead of me: the people...