Day 0: Handling a 20+ Hour Flight to Vietnam

People often dread long flights, I love it. I love being at airports. From the process of checking in, finding our flight terminal to watching hundreds of people anticipating their next adventure, I&#...

A Year in Photos Review

Another year goes by, the time comes to recount the things we’ve accomplished. A successful year marks a time where we let our imaginations take us where we’ve not been before. We can figh...

Holiday Snow Storm Brings Out My Inner Child

It’s been awhile since I’ve stayed at home to see leaves change in the autumn and snow fall in the winter. This year has blessed us with a beautiful autumn hiking trips and fun activi...

Start the Day

The good news is I’ve started enjoying the smaller things in life. Get up, dress up, drink a cup to tea (I’ve recently quit coffee), and go exploring with people you love. What are some of...

Escaping the Patriarchial World

As with the rise of feminism and women rights around the world, I am also hoping for improvement of the fate of women in my own country. I come from a culture where men are the head of the household. ...

Parent Appreciation

It’s not easy to fully give credit where it’s due. And sometimes, it really is easier to understand once I’m older. Parents have to be open enough to realize their kids don’t h...

The Last Light in the Sky

I’m on the top of the world lookin’ down on creation, And the only explanation I can findIs the love that I’ve found ever since you’ve been around, Your love’s put me a...

Working From Home: Language Interpreting

As you know from my previous post, I have recently been working online with my second remote job (see my first remote job post here) with a language company. As a lot of people are quite interested in...

Transformation

The moon is mysterious tonight, as it always looks. Growing up in a modest house on an island, we often had “brown outs,” which is a local word that means power outages. There weren’...

Top 10 Free Things to Do in Nashville, TN

It’s no wonder that Nashville is considered Music City. The entire metropolis permeates with music and arts. If you are around or in town, be sure to stop by these top 10 free things to do in Na...

Life is Temporary

Children. Sunset. Seasons. I can think of lots of things temporary about this photo. Not love. @ Photo Challenge: Temporary...

My Travel Bucket List

Ah, my never-ending list of things I want to do and places I want to go. Today, I’m going public with my to-travel list.  Destinations Visit castles and go to pubs in Ireland  To be absolutely hon...