Journal

View of a hiker on top of a mountain

Articles for Other Websites

September 5, 2019

There was a long time where I did not feel like writing anything at all. Maybe it’s because I write so much for work or because my computer was so slow or because I wasn’t inspired- pick your favorite excuse. One day I was reading an article and noticed that it was easy to write […]

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Picture of view from hotel room

The journey with no luggage

January 15, 2019

As much as I love to solo travel and trek by means of group and tour-led excursions – and trust me, I will be happy to tell you all the wonderful things about it, and why I do it – there are some things that about it that don’t often come up in conversation. Several […]

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Orange sunrise over the Narragansett Bay

Rhode Island (aka, home)

January 25, 2018

Home Sweet Home I’ve lived in Rhode Island for about 5 years now.  I always wake up thankful that I’ve found my place in the world. I definitely haven’t always felt this way about places I’ve lived. What makes Rhode Island home? Every day I wake up to a view of the Narragansett Bay, but […]

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Sunset against a mountain in Milford Sound

Exploring New Zealand

December 14, 2017

My two week trip around the south island of New Zealand was an active whirl-wind of exploring, hiking, and adventure. The thing I was most amazed about, though, was the diversity of the landscape and scenery that we saw. Please follow me:

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Galapagos land iguana

Exploring the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador

It was a last minute trip to the Galapagos that never would have happened, except life has a way of changing things up on me. And when one of those changes happened and I had some free time, I started looking for a long-weekend type trip. When the website asked if I wanted to see […]

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