Why I Joined the Peace Corps

Why I Joined the Peace Corps

Yes, it’s true! I decided to join the Peace Corps departing to Panama for 27 months in July 2017, and I’m ecstatic I landed the ‘Environmental Engineer & Water Resources Coordinator’ position. To some of  you it may be a surprise, and to others who are just curious, this is the story leading up to …

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Briland Blu

Briland Blu

Being an avid traveler and ocean lover, it’s so important for me to pack multi-purpose essentials for all my adventures. On my recent trip to the Bahamas I brought Turkish towels by Briland Blu that were so perfect during all my activities, whether I was lounging on the beach, diving, or heading out for the day to …

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Flying up the East Coast

Flying up the East Coast

This is a continuation of my previous post, Flying Across America! My dad and I are flying a single engine plane around the United States; in April we flew from Oxnard, California all the way to the Bahamas and left the plane in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. A few weeks later, we’re back flying up the …

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Jet Set Candy

Jet Set Candy

Having traveled all over the world, I love keepsakes that remind me of the places I’ve been. Recently I flew to The Bahamas and brought jewelry by Jet Set Candy that was perfect during my travels, whether I was dressed up for a nice dinner at the resort or hanging out at the beach in my jean shorts …

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Flying Across America

Flying Across America

My biggest passions are traveling, flying, and the ocean, so when I get the opportunity to combine all three it’s the ultimate dream. After a lot of planning and consideration, my dad and I decided to fly his single engine plane across the United States to the Bahamas.  Flying across the US is one challenge, but flying …

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Lake Clementine Dam

Lake Clementine Dam

About forty minute northeast of Sacramento, California you can find some really great hikes, one of which is the Lake Clementine Dam. It’s a great 4 mile out-and-back hike to do on a Saturday afternoon with beautiful views along the American River.  The trail head begins at the Auburn State Recreation Area where you must …

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Daffodil Hill

Daffodil Hill

Having only moved to Sacramento 7 months ago, I love exploring all the major sites in the area and around Northern California! Now that it’s spring, beautiful flowers are beginning to pop up everywhere. One place that I came across is called Daffodil Hill, a farm deep in “Gold Country” in the town of Volcano …

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Bali

Bali

It’s extremely rare for me to actually want to go back to a place that I’ve only recently visited, but Bali was absolutely incredible and I couldn’t get enough! Here are a few highlights from my recent trip to Indonesia! Uluwatu Uluwatu was probably one of my favorite parts of the trip! Relaxing on Bingin …

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