There came a certain point this year when I stopped making plans, and a beautiful thing happened within that as I was suddenly open to all potential opportunities vs. stressing over how to actualize my original 'itinerary.' One of which, as I'm sure you can guess by now, was Singapore. This was never a place … Continue reading Singapore | An Unexpected Love Affair
I can't take credit for the title. This was a verse from the very catchy welcome song that sang as we landed, and (to my chagrin) it's been playing on repeat in my head this whole time, haha. BUT there is definitely some truth to the statement. Malaysia is an absolute GEM and I've only … Continue reading Malaysia | The Heart + Soul of Asia
I think (aka, I know) I've done a very atypical thing here by coming to Canggu for a restorative holiday. The general consensus is that this is a place to come if you want to see and be seen, party away the days into the nights, beach bathe to the tune of the surrounding beach-bar … Continue reading Canggu | Bali Love
I almost missed it. I read the schedule wrong. I was looking at Monday’s classes instead of Sunday's. I was late to leave due to a complete emotional meltdown, and to cap it off, I forgot my tickets that I needed in order to get into the class. I nearly stuck with the sentiment of, … Continue reading Namaste
I finally watched it. The documentary, Minimalism, that is. A lot of it I’ve come familiar with because of the whole having quit my job, sold my possessions and moved to a 'foreign' country bit, but I have to say…even with the items I have here, and in thinking about the few boxes I’ve left … Continue reading Minimizing | But in a Good Way
I could feel it as it was happening. I was slipping. Slipping through the cracks, slipping like the sand through my fingers. I was, with ill-intention, trying to convince myself that this was simply the reality of who I am. Throwing caution to wind, ignoring any consequence and living so much in the moment that … Continue reading Enough.
Let's be clear: I've taken one surf lesson (for basically one hour) in my entire life, so when I say things like "yah, I surf now," ignore me, haha. THAT SAID, the one and some hour(s) I was out there proved challenging yet incredible, and there was a lot that resonated with me while I … Continue reading Surf + Turf | Lessons Learned