standing under outdoor holiday lights to make the best use of the time off during the holidays

Make the Best Use of the Time Off During the Holidays

Only 17 days until Christmas and 24 days left in 2023! Are you ready for the year to end? Is there anything you want to accomplish before 2023 ends? As a high-achiever with lofty goals, I wanted to make the best use of the time off during the holidays. I know I’ve personally always looked …

What is Life Coaching?

What is Life Coaching? You may be seeing more and more social media ads for coaches, especially celebrity coaches like Tony Robbins, Amy Porterfield, Marie Forleo, Jay Shetty, and more. Maybe even hear about people in your network circles are becoming coaches. Coaching is a relatively new industry that is not regulated although there are …

Pivoting to Life Coaching – Travel Blog No More!

Why am I pivoting to life coaching? Well, it’s been almost 3 years since I last posted. Not surprisingly, a lot has changed in that time. 3 years with no post kinda says something, right? It’s time to move on. So this will no longer be a travel blog! I’d consider this a failed attempt …

first flight during the pandemic

My First Flight during the COVID-19 Pandemic

What is it like to take my first flight during the pandemic for non-essential travel? Emphasis on during not post-pandemic because post implies something is over. And let’s be real here. COVID-19 is far from over, especially in the US. Well despite this, I traveled outside my city for the first time a few weeks …

Base of Cathedral Rock vortexes

A Spiritual Quest to Find Vortexes in Sedona

My boyfriend and I visited Sedona, Arizona over the Valentine’s Day/Presidents’ Day long weekend in February. Sedona has been on my bucket list for some time now so I was excited to finally visit! It’s roughly a 2-hour drive north of Phoenix. It was our last trip right before corona put us in quarantine. If …

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Laid Off During the COVID-19 Crisis

What a difference a year makes! Around this time last year, I was excited and ready to start a new job at a hospitality startup, Sonder, to combine my love for travel with my business skills. Get paid to live, breathe, and think about travel and hospitality all day – what a dream come true! …

Coastline view from top of Cape Kiwanda Sand Dune, Oregon - Oregon Coast Road Trip

Oregon Coast Road Trip Guide: 3 Days of Nature

An Oregon Coast road trip is perfect for a long weekend getaway! The coastline is full of stunning viewpoints, nature, and trails. As with any road trip, it’s hard to do everything so here are my highlights. If you have more time, you can stretch it out to spend more time at each stop or …

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Yucatan Food: 14 Delicious Dishes You Cannot Miss in Mexico

There’s so much more to Mexican food than just tacos, burritos, quesadillas, and fajitas! Yucatan food is extremely unique. Mexico is similar to the US or any other country as a matter of fact, where different regions, states, or areas may have their own distinct dishes and flavors. For example, in the US, food in …

Spray painting graffiti of my tattoo (sun and flowers) in Melbourne, Australia

What I Learned as a Graffiti Artist for a Day

I never thought I would ever one day be spray painting graffiti. Unless one was a legit street artist at the level of Banksy, I always thought graffiti was done by general ne’er-do-wells or teenagers looking for kicks. However as I walked the streets of Melbourne, I marveled at the diverse and rich street art …