the passing of time

One of the harsh realities of living abroad, is that the world does not stop spinning. While that might sound like a stupid and incredibly obvious statement to make (because of course, duh…… Continue reading

“Make Every Moment Count”

     The life we live is so short and we should truly try and make every moment count.    While I have done that in the past, I feel like I have… Continue reading

My next big move (literally)

As I briefly mentioned  in my last post ( SAY YES! ) I finally have my answer to the daunting question of what comes next ?   The answer… IM MOVING TO COLOMBIA!!!  more specifically Bogota… Continue reading

SAY YES!

say yes to new adventure       (Also happens to be the quote on my new journal)   That is exactly what I am preparing myself to do right now. I am planning… Continue reading

Home Again

I have returned home from living abroad. My adventures have begun their brief hiatus. And along with this hiatus comes a complete emotional roller coaster. I’ve been struggling with being home, being away… Continue reading

It’s the end, but also the beginning 

In order for the next chapter in my life to start, the current one must come to an end. And both accepting that and moving forward with it is something I have been… Continue reading

collect memories, not things… or both? 

The saying goes “collect memories not things” …. but sometimes when you’re living abroad it’s very difficult to not wind up doing both. As I prepare to move back to America after living… Continue reading

The Labyrinth of Life 

The point of a maze is to find its center. The point of a labyrinth is to find your center.        The other day I was exploring the labyrinth here in… Continue reading

Beautiful Barcelona

I know I’ve written a lot about how much I love Barcelona … but that’s just because I love it  oh so much.  (I mean i’ve written about it enough times – because honestly, I… Continue reading

One more month….

As my time in Barcelona is winding down I have been experiencing a true rollercoaster of emotions. I am feeling both ready and excited for the future but at the same time heartbroken… Continue reading