My Secret Fear

My Secret Fear

A lot of people tell me I’m SO BRAVE to drive across country by myself, jump out of an airplane, raft down a ten foot waterfall, go hang gliding, or participate in a national oral presentation competition.  Many people think I am fearless. I am not.  I was never really scared of any of those …

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Epic Adventures: Volcano Hiking with Joanna

Epic Adventures: Volcano Hiking with Joanna

Are you looking for new ideas for adventures to try? In my Epic Adventures series, I interviewed some friends (and then made new friends to interview!) in search of adventures I’ve never heard of. This week, Joanna Hoang, a full time biotech engineer and part time adventurer, talks about her experience hiking a volcano in …

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Epic Adventures: Shark Diving with Campbell

Epic Adventures: Shark Diving with Campbell

Are you looking for new ideas for adventures to try?  In my Epic Adventures series, I interviewed some friends (and then made new friends to interview!) in search of adventures I’ve never heard of. This week, Campbell Miller talks about the time she went SCUBA diving with sharks!  Campbell teaches dance lessons in Texas.

Epic Adventures: Sand Dune ATVing with Craig

Epic Adventures: Sand Dune ATVing with Craig

Are you looking for new ideas for adventures to try?  In my Epic Adventures series, I interviewed some friends (and then made new friends to interview!) in search of adventures I’ve never heard of. This week, Craig Kulyk from Create Good Mornings tells about the time he went ATVing in the Sand Dunes along the Oregon Coast.

Epic Adventures: Running with the Bulls with Chase

Epic Adventures: Running with the Bulls with Chase

Are you looking for new ideas for adventures to try?  In my Epic Adventures series, I interviewed some friends (and then made new friends to interview!) in search of adventures I’ve never heard of. This week, Chase Boehringer, founder of The Bucketlist Lifestyle, talks about his experience Running with the Bulls in Spain.  Chase leads epic …

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Packing for Festival Camping

Packing for Festival Camping

I am leaving for another Festival Camping Trip!  I am so excited because Festival Camping is my favorite!!  Bringing essentials and things that make life easier (and leaving behind things I won’t need) are key to having an amazing time! I’m flying to Ohio today, so I have limited space – I’m bringing one carry …

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Epic Adventures: Northern Lights with Arabela

Epic Adventures: Northern Lights with Arabela

Are you looking for new ideas for adventures to try?  In my Epic Adventures series, I interviewed some friends (and then made new friends to interview!) in search of adventures I’ve never heard of. This week, Arabela Navarro, an adventurer and travel enthusiast, recounts her Northern Lights adventure in Saariselka, Finland.

Epic Adventures: Hiking to Mt. Everest Base Camp with Manish

Epic Adventures: Hiking to Mt. Everest Base Camp with Manish

Are you looking for new ideas for adventures to try?  In my Epic Adventures series, I interviewed some friends (and then made new friends to interview!) in search of adventures I’ve never heard of. This we meet Manish Balakrishnan, who helps startups takeoff by handling the business side so that they can focus on production. …

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Epic Adventures: Rappelling for Charity with JR

Epic Adventures: Rappelling for Charity with JR

Are you looking for new ideas for adventures to try?  In my Epic Adventures series, I interviewed some friends (and then made new friends to interview!) in search of adventures I’ve never heard of. This week, JR Hinds talks about the time he rappelled off of the tallest building in Portland, OR, for charity! When …

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Epic Adventures: Bungee Jumping with Ryan

Epic Adventures: Bungee Jumping with Ryan

Are you looking for new ideas for adventures to try?  In my Epic Adventures series, I interviewed some friends (and then made new friends to interview!) in search of adventures I’ve never heard of. This week, Ryan Sefko recounts his bungee jumping experiences. Ryan is an aerial sports enthusiast on a quest to find the …

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Epic Adventures: Canyoning in Switzerland with Nick

Epic Adventures: Canyoning in Switzerland with Nick

Are you looking for new ideas for adventures to try?  In my Epic Adventures series, I interviewed some friends (and then made new friends to interview!) in search of adventures I’ve never heard of. This week, Nick Huggins, from Adventurous Pursuits, explains what it’s like to go Canyoning in Switzerland.  Nick leads digital detox retreats.

Epic Adventures: Cliff Jumping with Slade

Epic Adventures: Cliff Jumping with Slade

Are you looking for new ideas for adventures to try?  In my Epic Adventures series, I interviewed some friends (and then made new friends to interview!) in search of adventures I’ve never heard of. This week, I interviewed Slade Sundar about his experience cliff jumping in Jamaica.  Slade runs a fitness apparel brand called KRKN …

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Solo Christmas Travel Adventure

Solo Christmas Travel Adventure

Several years ago, I moved to Phoenix, Arizona, for a job without knowing a single person there. When December arrived, I didn’t have enough money (or time off work) to fly home to Florida for Christmas. It took almost a whole day to fly home, especially after the time change and layover. I tried to …

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VLOG: Packing Light Challenge

VLOG: Packing Light Challenge

I recently went on a weekend getaway trip with my mom and my dog.  My mom booked the trip on Spirit Airlines with no checked bags and no carry-on bags.  Later, I learned that the dog does not get a personal item (for food, treats, and poop bags, etc).  Here is how I packed light …

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