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Arequipa | Peru Day 16

It’s my sixteenth full day in Peru. To be quite frank, I’ve been feeling bouts of homesickness. It’s not all glamorous and adventure. Geez there’s been a lot of it, but it has also felt like everyday life where you have good days, better days, and some not-so-good. Some of you have heard and I’ll probably dissect it a bit …

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TRANSITION TO THE MAX PT. 2

IT’S OFFICIALLY BEEN A MONTH SINCE MY FIRST DAY IN PERU & ALSO SINCE I MOVED OUT OF MY APARTMENT. Time is going by really fast and there’s no stopping it right now. Let me tell you about that day really quick. It’s over and done with and I had no idea that one month later, I’d be sitting here …

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Transition to the Max

I leave for Peru in one week. I also must move out of my apartment before then. And get ready to work remotely. Oh boy. It felt like only yesterday when I had been anticipating this move for so long and I told myself and everyone that I had eight months. Eight months that turned into six. Six months that …

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Rosarito, Mexico

We were deciding between a day hike or spending some time in a nearby city and by the looks of the timestamps on the group text, three minutes later we were going to Mexico. Growing up on the West Coast, born in AZ and living in California for the majority of my life, I’ve been to Mexico a few times …

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LENT

I haven’t blogged any travel, engagements, or weddings in months. Let alone published my yearly recap, yet. But here we are. March 1, 2017. It’s not even New Year. It took LENT for me to write what you’re about to read. Ash Wednesday. The first day of LENT. I never celebrated/participated in Lent. It was a thing in high school where …

YEARLY RECAP | 2016

In my mind, 2016 went by way too fast. Or maybe there were just so many special memories made that I wanted to keep stopping time to relive certain instances that just happened 2 weeks prior, or 2 months prior. It was also a year when many weeks felt like they all blurred together. Getting home late, not having energy …