Life Goals: 25 before 25 Bucket List Challenge

I’m starting off this post with an honorable mention because I was incredibly inspired by Kylie from Between England and Iowa who created a 30 before 30 bucket list challenge back in December. She’s been fortunate to do so many other exciting things in her life, she decided to challenge …

Does Travel Conquer Fear?

Does travel conquer fear? What an interesting sentiment. If you’ve followed me for a bit (or have talked to me), you’ll know that my blog’s goal is to be relatable, realistic….and funny. I think I have a solid handle on the funny part (okay, that’s debatable), so I’d like to focus …

Weirdest Food Around the World

Growing up, I was an extremely picky eater. My lovely (yet struggling) mom tried everything up her sleeve, and the only thing that worked was cutting cheese into fun shapes to get me to eat them. I know, it sounds a bit much, though it’s one of the things I …

What You Should Know if You Date a Girl Who Travels

Travel: it’s exciting, it’s interesting, and it can teach us so many things. Since traveling encompasses so many things; it makes sense that dating a girl who travels will offer the same experiences right? If you come across a girl who travels (or a guy), here are a few things …

15 Unique Wanderlust Quotes

Everybody knows now how flooded Instagram has gotten with quotes! From motivational quotes to scriptural to even the jab-at-the-ex boyfriend (girl, we’ve ALL been there); it’s all a little overdone. True, all of us girls love a good quote (admit it….), but lately I’m starting to see so many of them circle …

Story Time | My Travel-Related Tattoo

Pictures say a thousand words… but what about tattoos? A beautiful piece of artwork that you admire so much to be permanently etched into your skin; I feel that is worth a million. Some tattoos may have a deep meaning or a story connected to them while others are simply (or …

3 Reasons to Learn a Foreign Language

Two of my favorite teachers growing up have given and shaped one of my greatest passions. Herr Zydzik and Madam Hicks, my high school German teacher and college French professor, made learning a language FUN. They not only gave me a love of learning other languages, but they increased my passion for …