Well look at that, I'm about to start my 3rd month here in this beautiful country! Can you believe it? It's so wild how time flies, yet stands still at the same time. Like I've been gone for what seems like forever and done so...

With Valentine's Day in the rear view and an overwhelming amount of cute pictures posted on social media, my head just can't stop spinning about the word love and what it means (to me.)  These few days were filled with so much love, and I...

I don't know about y'all but I have this weird fascination with pictures and capturing a moment, picture perfectly.  And by picture perfect I mean like all the emotions and happiness in it.  Like I could honestly scroll through Instagram or Facebook and look at...

Holy smokes guys! It's been a month. One full month of being in a different country all alone. And it's been an absolute blessing. I look back at pictures from my first post and it feels like so long ago and that whole "not real life"...

I feel like the the countdown to things are always more nerve racking and anxiety ridden then the actual event. Like your counting down days till Christmas or Thanksgiving, and you have this anticipation of what is going to happen, whose going to be there,...

Do you ever get that feeling when your doing something, it doesn't have to be anything special, but it kind of feels like your in a dream? You look around and things seem so unreal. Like you're not sure that your comprehending everything that's going...

Well happy Friday from Australia! It's officially been 1 week since I arrived, but to be honest it feels like a month. My dad wrote me the sweetest letter before I left (we are a family of words, notes and letters) and he said that the...

I officially made it to Australia. Wow. I still can't believe I'm really here. It seems surreal. The long days of traveling weren't as bad as I thought they would be. (17 hours is still way too long though) I left the El Paso airport at 3:30pm...

Less than 24 hours How do you pack your whole life into a suitcase? How do you decide what you'll want and need for a year in a place youve never been? And most importantly, how do you decide what shoes to take when you have too many...

  .10 days out. With the anticipation of my departure at an ultimate high, and my Going Away Party today, I can't help but be reminded about how, and most importantly who, got me to this place. When I think about this life changing endeavor I'm about to...