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My journey, my travel style, and my self-discovery has been evolving more now that I'm traveling longer term. It's amazing how much you learn about yourself while you're out there in the world, perhaps out of your comfort zone, discovering something new every day.

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Traveling Long Term is So Different!
Dec 6, 2019 Costa Rica

I keep saying the same thing that I knew ahead of time that this particular trip was not going to be a "traveling" trip. That I ....

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Conflict with My Backpacker Style (or Lack Thereof)
Dec 1, 2019 Costa Rica

I normally don't care that I don't have makeup and my hair looks like total shit when I travel. Th ....

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In Need of Travel Therapy - Costa Rica Here I Come
Nov 3, 2019 Costa Rica

Although I had already mentally planned this trip early in the year as my first foray into full-time ....

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Taking the Big Leap - OMG I'm Freaking Out - I Quit My Job
Aug 27, 2019

It's time. I can't put life off any longer. I'm cashing it in and hitting the road full time!

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Luxury Realization
Mar 4, 2019 Indonesia

7 weeks of no-frills living, to a hotel in the city. Not only does it have slippers, a kettle, a fridge, and drinking water, but it has air conditioning and hot water!! Oh doesn't it feel good to appreciate that which often gets taken for granted!

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I'm Just NOT the Traveler I Want to Be
Jan 22, 2019

I know that might sound strange coming from me, I write a travel site! But as much as I travel and as much as I love it, I have had to come to terms with my own limitations.

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Adjusting to My New Digs and Questioning My Travel Goals
Jan 18, 2019 Indonesia

I know what all my friends were picturing when I told them I was house sitting in Bali for a while. They were wrong. Excitement, denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance, happiness. I'm smack dab in the middle of it.

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The Process of Deciding to Go Last Minute
Jan 13, 2019

An out of the blue text, and a week later I'm on a flight to Bali for 2 months! A lot of emotion went on in between that.

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