Travel

I survived week one of teaching English!

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I survived the first week of school! It’s the first time in a year that I have used the phrase TGIF and had it…

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New friends in new places 

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Today was a beautiful day here in Costa Rica. Beautiful not because the sun was shining, but because it was so rich with experiences. …

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Post-Trip Blues: Coming Home Was Harder Than Leaving

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I knew my trip abroad wouldn’t last forever and that eventually I would have to come home. I also knew coming home would be…

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Oh, How Quickly Things Can Change! Homeward Bound: But First NYC!

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I don’t even know where to start. This last week has been absolutely nuts. So much has changed in such a short period of time…

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Homesickness: The Struggle is Real! 

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So, I am back in Thailand at Vikasa Yoga Retreat after a whirlwind of travel. Since the last time I was here I have…

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A Lesson Learned in Chang Mai: Choosing How To Respond 

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We arrived in Chang Mai on Saturday, hopeful and wide-eyed for a fun adventure. Little did we know, this leg of our trip would…

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Bali round III – Even better than I remembered

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I am frustrated with myself for not writing recently!  It’s a sign I’ve remained present in the moment, which is wonderful, but for me…

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Skydiving in New Zealand with Michael Holmes – The Man Who Survived a 14,000ft Fall

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As you can tell from my video, I was super nervous and so excited to skydive I could hardly contain myself. The anticipation alone…

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Cruising Through The Remote Islands Of The Philippines: The Tao Expedition

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When I first started planning my travel itinerary, the Philippines was a destination that I said, “I’ll make it there if I have time.”…

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Island Life and Looking Past Initial Judgements

Island Life and Looking Past Initial Judgements

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Hello friends and family! I hope this message finds you having a great day. I’m currently in Seminyak, Bali. My sister, Shelly, and I just…

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