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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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, […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

A Whirlwind Romance

High school is an interesting time in a young girl’s life. Thirteen years old you enter into this giant, scary new place and you feel so small. All of a sudden your day goes from being in one small area to trekking across hundreds of hallways with millions of rooms and you are so afraid […]

Read More

Adjusting to the New World

Green, green, and more green! That’s all I could see surrounding me. Every breath I took was crisp and fresh. The sky was clear, the mountains gleaming. I was in a whole new world, one I could never prepare for even if I tried, which I didn’t. I realized quickly after landing in Asheville I […]

Read More

West Coast to East Coast

18 years old, I grew up in Southern California with my mother and aunt. We lived in a small apartment with three little dogs. It was cramped to say the least. Living with three women in such a small space leads to some not so lady like arguments. Growing up has its difficulties always, but […]

Read More