Hey everyone! Back in May this year, Shaun and I went off on our very first international vacation together. During the adventure, we overlapped with Sophie in Thailand. Read her first post about her Southeast Asia travels here and her second one here! So, we went on your classic 15 day vacay, after 8 months … More Malaysia and Thailand Adventures!
Hi everyone! Today I am talking about the second part of my trip in South East Asia (SEA) covering Thailand and Malaysia. If you missed part one check it out here. After leaving Hoi An, we made our way over to Bangkok, Thailand. As a note, we flew between every destination in Asia for speed … More South East Asian Adventures Part II
Happy Tuesday Everyone! I have been talking a lot lately with a good friend of mine named Aly about doing a post like this about zero waste beauty. She has an awesome blog where she documents her life as she transitions into a zero waste lifestyle. She has a post similar to this coming out … More Zero Waste Beauty Products
Coming to the decision to put aside van life for a little while longer was difficult. I was having thoughts of “Well maybe I should take the safer route and build a sustainable income, save up, and then dive in full force. My financial and living situation must be better down the line.” Of course, … More Moving to The City From The Countryside
Hi All! I have two finals today and a presentation on Friday and then next semester I’m a senior! I will officially be done with school next May and I am excited as well as a little nervous. Excited because I’ll finally be able to devote all of my time to my career, but a little … More Senior Anxiety
You’re living under a bigger rock than I am if you haven’t heard of ‘Crazy Rich Asians.’ Fortunately and unfortunately, IT’S A CULTURAL PHENOMENON! Fortunately, because it’s an all-Asian cast. Unfortunately, because a universal story centered around people who are not white should not be such a revolution. But hey, we’re getting there with diversity! … More ‘Crazy Rich Asians:’ So Nice I Had to See it Twice
Hi friends! Today’s topic of discussion is my recent trip to South East Asia. My brother, Felix, and I traveled for all of May and June, 3 weeks of which were spent in SEA. While we were there we also got to see the fabulous Marta, who will also have a blog post about her … More South East Asian Adventures
Since the 1990s, Peace Corps Volunteers around the world have been carrying out a little something called Camp GLOW: Girls Leading Our World. This year, me and my fellow volunteers carried out our second annual Camp GLOW for our region of Timor-Leste, and it was fabulous! Each country does it a little differently, but ours … More Camp GLOW: Liquica Style
You woke up before the crack of dawn to catch your flight home, you rush to the airport, and you discover your flight is delayed by 7 hours. You’re sitting on the beaches of Punta Cana with one too many empty margarita glasses next to your beach chair, and it’s only 11am. You have met … More Why It’s Important to Maintain Your Spiritual Practice While Traveling
Hi everyone! It’s me, Sophie, and I am BACK! First off, time for some quick life updates: I graduated!!! I am now living in Boston and working full-time I spent 2 months travelling in Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia, New Zealand, and Australia Ok, now that we’ve gotten this out of the way let’s move onto what … More Cry-Proof Eyeliner?