Monthly Update: March 2017 2

Turns out I changed my mind about sticking it out in Christchurch. Every job application I submitted rejected me. I wasn’t hired for a seasonal position with the Department of Conservation, as a data specialist at an outdoor clothing company or a cashier at a grocery store. Countless WWOOFing and housesitting listings never even responded to my messages. I also applied […]


monthly update // february 2017 // blenheim new zealand // kitten at hostel

Monthly Update: February 2017 2

I spent the month of January hopping from country to country and city to city. February started out with the same fast pace but I quickly faced exhaustion and anxiety. Something needed to change. About mid-way through the month I moved on to Christchurch and found respite. I feel recharged after properly doing the “holiday” part of my Working Holiday […]


Looking back on 2016, I may not have traveled often, but I got shit done. Overall, 2016 gets 4/5 stars from me, and I'm looking forward to 2017.

Looking Back On 2016

While so many things happened in my world and across the globe in 2016 that made me sad, angry and even feeling hopeless (mostly just in November for that last one), overall I would give this year 4/5 stars. It was much slower paced than the year before in terms of traveling and blogging, but I still learned and accomplished […]