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Looking Back

Monthly Update: March 2017

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…

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

Monthly Update: February 2017

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…

Mental Health Solo Travel

How Travel Forces Me to Face My Fears

I don’t believe that anyone is truly fearless. Some may seem so, but I guarantee there is something deep down that rolls the guts of even the steeliest of individuals every now and then. Stoic is often a word used to…

Looking Back

Monthly Update: January 2017

Kia Ora from New Zealand! Welcome to my first Monthly Update. If you are a Newsletter subscriber, some of this might be familiar to you. If not, then you’re in for a treat! Hah! That was corny. But seriously,…

Looking Back

Highlights and Pivotal Moments of 2015

Was 2015 the LONGEST year ever, or is it just me?! I definitely don’t feel this way because it was a bad year for me, actually quite the opposite. I think I packed so much into 2015, that it…