I Won’t Go to Where the Crawdads Sing

I recently read Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens. I’ll start by saying I enjoyed it. Spoiler, I gave it 4/5 stars on Goodreads. My heart broke for Kya over and over. It swelled with pride when she figured out her own way and made the impossible happen. I swooned over Tate and raged…

A 2019 Resolution, A Renewed Love

In January 2019 I made all my resolutions – even broke down how I was going to achieve them. I didn’t achieve any. Except one. I resolved to read 25 books in 2019. I hadn’t read for pleasure and enjoyment in quite a while. Sure, a book here or there, but not to the extent…

A Leap of Faith

This post was originally written at Lake Wanaka, NZ in March 2018.   Today I jumped out of an airplane. My experience was interesting to say the least. I wasn’t scared, in fact I was ridiculously excited. The view was unbelievable and the feeling of “oh my god I’m just falling towards the earth” was…

Life Above the Clouds

This post was originally written while riding on a plane in New Zealand in March 2018. I’m currently sitting on a plane flying from Auckland to Christchurch in New Zealand and the view from my window seat is breathtaking and moving. It’s morning so the sun has just risen and we are soaring just above…

Health & Happiness

At the beginning of 2018, I knew I wanted to start this blog. I had a picture in my mind of exactly what would happen and how I would get started and it would be perfect. But reality set in and nothing is perfect. I had a false start earlier this year while traveling, and…