Prepping for Spring

Ah spring, the best time of year. I adore seeing my brown trees be brought back to life as the days become longer and the weather is a bit warmer. Not to mention the true beauty the Earth shows when the flowers start to bloom. I sit here and dream of all the days I […]

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Pinotage: The Hidden Gem

Earthy, grounded, spicy, these are all words that could be used to describe the beauty of a glass of Pinotage. This grape brings so much personality to the table, yet it is so underappreciated. Originally cultivated in South Africa, bottles in the USA can range from $17-$60 but trust me when I say it is […]

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Ways to Make Your Relationship Thrive

Love is such a powerful bond you create with another human. You take the time to learn all about this person, you grow with this person, and you take care of them. Times can be very rough, especially transitioning from a sweet high school relationship to living together and dealing with new challenges. All of […]

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Days in South Africa-Storms River

As our trip was coming to end, I couldn’t help but crave one last adventure. I needed to see a bit more of the continent that was slowly taking over my heart. This time, our adventure landed us at Storms River; abut an hour out from where we were staying. It is a national park […]

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Days in Jeffery’s Bay – Addo Elephant Park

We woke up around 7 A.M. to the sound of beautiful birds chirping. As I awoke I felt my tummy turning in circles of excitement. Today was the day my dreams came true. Today I was going to see an elephant for the first time. Elephants are my favorite animals hands down. They are intelligent […]

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Must Tries in Jeffery’s Bay

If you are heading to the coast for a summer vacation, you are in luck for food. Jeffery’s Bay has so many delicious options for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Not only is all the food absolutely mouth watering, its all fairly affordable as well. So here is my list of must tries in Jeffery’s Bay, […]

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First Days Abroad

3:45AM we awoke to the sound of our blaring alarm. We had a 5:50AM flight so we had to rush to the small airport about 30 minutes away. We got up, gathered the luggage and were off. In 24 hours, I knew I would be landing in South Africa. This had been a dream of […]

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