A Pregnant Woman in Spain

Travel & Life Stories, Travel Tips & Guides

Having planned my most recent trip well over 10 months ago, I had no idea I would be travelling pregnant. Since my pregnancy was relatively easy in my first trimester, I thought the travels would be a breeze. The initial decision to visit Spain was made in October of last year. My longtime friend, Jason, […]

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Our Biggest Adventure is Beginning

Travel & Life Stories

Originally I was going to write this post as more of a diary, but it was getting really long, so I’m keeping that part to myself! It has been a while since I’ve written anything that wasn’t work-related. Part of that is just sheer exhaustion and I can only muster up the energy to do […]

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4 Days in Mexico City | A City Built in Layers

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You may have heard mixed thoughts about Mexico City; I know I did! It seems the city either rubs you the right way or the wrong, and there really isn’t a grey area. In my experience, I loved it. Mexico City is a city of contrast. It’s old and new, not even old but ancient! It’s […]

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The Butterfly Effect | Monarch Butterflies of Mexico

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As I settle into our new home, I am finally looking forward to having some extra time to remember our adventures in Mexico. Our second weekend in Mexico was a bucket list item for me. I had the incredible opportunity to visit El Rosario Sanctuary and witness thousands of monarch butterflies that travel thousands of […]

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Our Biggest Adventure is Beginning


Travel & Life Stories

Originally I was going to write this post as more of a diary, but it was getting really long, so I’m keeping that part to myself! It has been a while since I’ve written anything that wasn’t work-related. Part of that is just sheer exhaustion and I can only muster up the energy to do […]

July 23, 2018

Adiós 2017 – Hello 2018


Travel & Life Stories

Looking back at 2017, I can’t entirely share the sentiment of others that it’s been a terrible year. Absolutely, it’s been a year of difficult losses and tremendous downs in the world, I will not discount that. However, it has also been a time of growth, of change (Legalization of Gay Marriage in Australia), of […]

January 1, 2018

Paradise Found


Travel & Life Stories

I’ve written blogs before about disconnecting and detoxing from technology, I just didn’t know I was in for that kind of vacation. Here’s the scene, we’d finally reached our vacation days and were set to spend a few days in Yelapa, a remote beach town inaccessible by cars. We had booked our accommodations in an […]

December 21, 2017

Staying Connected in Mexico


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As most of you know, I’m on a two-month adventure in Mexico. So how do you prepare for a longer duration travel? How can you stay connected with your friends and family at home? Here are a few tips: Put your phone on Vacation Suspension: Before I set off on my 2 months out of […]

November 29, 2017