Enjoying a quiet afternoon reading

The Answer to the Question Most Solo Travelers Get Asked

So what exactly is the question that I, and other solo travelers, get asked the most? “Do you ever get lonely traveling by yourself?” Well, … Continue Reading →

Making my dream come true by volunteering at the Elephant Nature Park

Achievements in 2012

Wow. Another year has flown by and now 2013 is just around the corner. I know I say this every year, but seriously, where did … Continue Reading →


Like Water for Chocolate Fundraiser Ends Well

In early 2010, I participated in a charity: water fundraiser called “All’s Well That Ends Well” to raise $5,000 USD to bring clean drinking water … Continue Reading →

I’ve Quit My Job to Travel… AGAIN!

** Original post was accidentally deleted during my travels in Malaysia. This is the best reproduction of the original as I remember it.** Yes, it’s … Continue Reading →

Sh*t Hit the Fan, Or Why I Haven’t Been Blogging

Many of you may have noticed the lack of, ahem, original content in my blog in recent weeks.  I sincerely apologize for this. My only … Continue Reading →

I Am NOT Crazy, Or, Thoughts on My Second Meditation Retreat

A couple of things to clear up right away.  First, I AM NOT CRAZY. Honestly I’m not! Second, I AM NOT A HIPPIE. I may … Continue Reading →

Making Time For Me

I have to admit, I haven’t been the most honest person with you. I’ve been stressed out this last month. A lot. Like, serious depression … Continue Reading →