Adventures in Europe ⊰ ⊰ *Part two*

Our train ride from Paris to Nice was a bit daunting. Our time in Nice, which we planned about seven months in advanced, fell just eight days after a terrible terrorist attack. A 19-tonne cargo truck was deliberately driven into crowds of people, who were celebrating “Bastille Day” on the Promenade des Anglais, resulting in the deaths…

Adventures in Europe ⊰ ⊰ *Part one*

In 2016, my mom, aunt and I planned a two and a half week trip to a place I dreamed of going my entire life, Europe!!! My aunt, who traveled the world for a living, had endless experience in logistics, helping us to plan the perfect itinerary. When the time came, we flew from our…

My Mental Health Journey (more to come!)

Digging deep here… Overall I’d say my childhood was pretty dang good. When I was younger, my parents were a little more strict than most but looking back I’m very thankful for that. One of my favorite memories is the dance parties we would have until I was basically falling asleep standing up. I was…

The Maui Diaries Cont. ༄

Arriving at the hotel in Kaanapali, I was still in disbelief at the beauty of this island. We checked in at the front desk, receiving mimosas, leis and our room keys. A kind bellhop took our luggage to the room, all of us relaxed because we were so tired, especially from carrying all of our…

The Maui Diaries ༄

The second my brother, aunt, and I touched down in Maui, our moods went from 0 to 100. Although exhausted from lots of flying, crappy food and minimal sleep, we were extremely chipper and overall happy as heck. The air smelled of coconuts and just moments after exiting the airport we were greeted with ocean winds…