The year is 2019. It has been 5 years since I have written and uploaded a post on this website. I used to have ambitions of working as a blogger and being one of the darlings of the internet. There were a few key things that I missed when I was imagining this dream, but … More Raising the Red
Now, I would like to preface this post with this: I don’t have this mastered yet. I’m still working on saving the necessary funds for a long term trip, while still taking some smaller trips in the meantime. In full disclosure, it is going to take me twice as long to save 18-25k to see … More How I Afford to Travel
I told you all why I love (and sometimes prefer) traveling alone. As we all know, or should know, for every opinion there is an equal and opposite opinion. That is how that goes, right? Right. One of my life skills is playing devil’s advocate. (it’s right behind writing toasts to people, falling down without … More 5 Things I Hate About Traveling Solo
Those who know me, or feel like they know me from reading the stuff I post here, probably think that my interactions with the opposite sex are at least entertaining, if not comical. I don’t know how I ever got to be so predictable, but those people are 100% right. Here is a post for … More An Ode to Valentine’s Day: My Best Break-ups
I like a lot of things. I like to cook. I like to create things. I like puppy kisses and rolling in the snow. I like lightning storms. I really like stomping in puddles and stepping on exceptionally crunchy looking leaves, but traveling is, by far, my favorite thing. If I won the lottery and … More 5 Things I Love About Traveling Solo
A post originally on Love the Search by Adi Zarsadias Commentary in RED by Yours Truly, to tailor it to my travel life. . . She’s the one with the messy unkempt hair colored by the sun. Her skin is now far from fair like it once was. Not even sun-kissed. It’s burnt with multiple tan … More Don’t Date a Girl Who Travels (Re-blog)
Why do we make resolutions on or around New Years Eve/Day every year? What is the motivating factor? Why do we all make the same ones? Don’t believe me? I want to lose ## pounds this year. I want to eat healthier (or whatever is fad: low-fat, low-carb, vegetarian, gluten free). I want to save … More My Hopes for 2014.