Sorry I’ve been M.I.A.. I made it to Townsville and am settling in with my host family. I had a blast in Sydney, and met so many amazing people. I have been able to do so much in such a short time! I met a girl from Germany that I went on my adventures with,…Read more M.I.A.
It is so important to escape your comfort zone for a multitude of reasons. Start out with something small, and work your way up to something you never thought you'd do. I'm not saying it's easy, but it is totally worth it. In the process, you become stronger than you were before. In general, we…Read more Comfort Zones
Two flights down, one to go until the Land of Oz! I can say however, that I am definitely not looking forward to this 15 hour flight. Exhausted might be an understatement, so here's to hoping I'm able to sleep for most of the flight. Got off to a ~rough~ start at Albany International Airport;…Read more Here We Go!
I used to think I had my whole life figured out. One of my biggest faults is that I don't like not knowing, but I have learned that not knowing is okay. I was so naive in thinking that life was going to go exactly how I had it planned out. I used to…Read more What Are Plans?
Well, now that I'm all packed and ready to go, reality is slowly coming into focus. I have been pretty lucky when it comes to paying bills and "living on my own." My parents have always been a huge support financially, I was just responsible for making sure I had enough food to eat and…Read more R.E.A.L.I.T.Y.
Ever since I've been able to pack my own suitcase, I have packed way too much when getting ready for vacation. I would pack clothes just in case something was to happen, and of course I thought including 3 options per day was a must. I learned when I went to Italy for four…Read more Fitting My Life Into A Suitcase
With exactly one month until departure, I received an email the other day informing me that my visa application was accepted! Everything was coming together, and it was becoming even more real. I don't think I have ever experienced as many emotions all at once that I have in the past few weeks. I graduated from college,…Read more I Got My Visa!