some exciting news 

I have some exciting news to share... well actually a few things... First of all... I just hit 3,000 followers on the blog... OMG i seriously can't believe it! Thank you all ❤ thank you for the love, support and encouragement. So next, for the real news... I have started a new project to keep … Continue reading some exciting news 

before it all began…

Before it all began I didn't know what to expect, I didn't know what the future would hold... and this is what I had to say..   (July 31, 2014) I can not believe I am about to move to a foreign country . Tomorrow I will be on a plane flying to Spain. Not just … Continue reading before it all began…

Life in Colombia!

Greetings from Bogota!   It's been quite some time since I've written....(over a month!) sorry for the lack of updates, but life here has been absolutely crazy and busy but incredibly amazing. I've finally settled in and found sometime to give a brief update on life in Colombia (a short one... but hey ... it's … Continue reading Life in Colombia!

tomorrow’s the day

sorry for the lack of recent posts & the total disconnect... but it's for a good reason!   tomorrow's the big day.. Tomorrow's the day I move to Colombia...    I've been packing, preparing, and planning (oh and panicking a bit...) But I know in my heart I'm ready and this is the right step for … Continue reading tomorrow’s the day

October 24 2014

I found this journal entry from October 24, 2014 and just felt the need to share it .... These past few days have been rough. Living in a big city it's very easy to feel alone and lost. I am constantly surrounded by people yet I just feel so alone. It's so hard being in … Continue reading October 24 2014

things aren’t always as they seem…

It's all about perspective, isn't it?  Social Media has now made it so that everyone out there on the internet, both friends, family and strangers alike can see the most glamorized version of our lives, they can see what we choose to portray. What results in turn is that everything gets somewhat sugar coated, people … Continue reading things aren’t always as they seem…

A (traveler’s) writing paradox

I always wish I kept better journals of all my travels. A detailed recollection of all the wonderful things I saw, the amazing foods I ate and of all these incredible experiences I've had. But for me the reality of it comes down to the fact that after two years of living abroad, exploring Europe... … Continue reading A (traveler’s) writing paradox

living my best life (with depression)

There has seemingly been a theme to my recent posts lately, a theme of sadness ... a lack of motivation within me... a sort of difficulty adjusting to the changes in my life. (which thank you to all the the people who have reached out to me and told me it's okay, you've really helped … Continue reading living my best life (with depression)

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... time continues and the world does keep going no matter if I'm here or there)... sometimes the actual reality of this is … Continue reading the passing of time