• Travel,  Travel Tips

    The Jet Lag Guide

    I know jet lag really well. We are childhood friends over here. I remember sleeping in the middle of the day in LA after getting off the flight from Hong Kong before catching the last leg to Atlanta. I remember tripping snd falling at least three times the day of my arrival in Hong Kong because “the ground was moving again”. I remember watching late night music videos on MTV at 4AM after coming home from Chile. All in all, jet lag really sucks. Over the years I’ve found some ways to combat it a bit and at least make it less frustrating. Arrive to your destination early. If it’s…

  • Travel,  Travel Tips

    Solo Travel Safety

    Don’t get me wrong. I love a good girl trip. I love a fun romantic getaway. But sometimes, there’s the need to do things 100% your way and that’s where a great solo trip comes into play. When you travel alone, you pick the when and the where and the how. You pick everything and answer to nobody (well, okay, maybe the local authorities but you know what I mean). I know the idea of being alone for any length of time can be scary, but it doesn’t have to be. There’s something about traveling alone that can be insanely freeing. Here are my tips on how to overcome the…

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    Pardon the Dust

    Hey, y’all! You may have (or may not have) noticed some changes here on the blog. A few things have happened- I switched hosts. I went back to designing certain components myself. I reformatted a lot of posts. I deleted about 200 posts from the last five years. Did you know I had over 800 posts on this blog? Crazy, right? A lot of them were pretty pointless since there’s really no need to blog about absolutely nothing so I figured some of it just wasn’t necessary to have up here. Other posts are super outdated and some were just kind of sad to have around. Anyway, watch this space…