Earlier this week I was at a coffee shop, to get out of the house, for a change of scenery. The barista was kind and she asked me what I was up to. I let her know I was starting to apply to jobs because I was moving to Colorado. She asked if it was […]Read More It takes risk + guts
Monday this week, I purchased a pair of new kicks. New running shoes. My current ones were starting to gain holes, and tread was wearing thin. Last year, I ended up not getting new running shoes before I strained/bruised one of my feet. Thankfully, it wasn’t a big ordeal, and a new pair of running […]Read More Coming into a new season
Have you ever made a decision on something in your life, but then realize you actually are doing it for the wrong reasons? Have you set your mind on something, “yeah I’m gonna do this thing and go for it!” But then weeks or a month later, the question of why comes in and […]Read More When plans change
Y’all can I be real with you? Fundraising has the tendency to make me cringe when it’s something I have to do. It’s not that I don’t think family & friends don’t want to support me in my ventures that are not typical to the 9-5 Monday to Friday job. Don’t get me wrong- […]Read More Fundraising : let’s be real
I wrote these questions a few days ago & thought, it would be helpful for me to answer these for myself. (Actually I had a few friends ask me these questions first. They get the credit.) But also helpful for you as well. I find that I have to check in with myself, ask myself […]Read More Q&A:: Why G42?
Disclaimer: there will be a high number of exclamation marks throughout this post. You’ve been warned. Y’all! I’ve got some exciting news to share!!! Since I received the news I’ve almost had to pinch myself because parts of me are still shocked & surprised (especially at the timing very near my birthday.) A month […]Read More A new adventure on the horizon
What makes you come alive? When in your life have you felt most alive? What do you find yourself in pursuit of time and again? What do you share? What is your life about? I don’t know if I can get this out fast enough. I was just journaling again, and it hits me- I’m […]Read More Dare to live alive
07 June 2017 [Redding, California] Every so often I take a few moments and recall, “where was I a year ago and what did I journal about?” I found this nugget. It was 150 days into the wild adventure. Now since this was a year ago (which I can’t get over how crazy that is […]Read More 91 discoveries of an American traveling & living in Asia