February 2013

Postcard from Adelaide

Adelaide is a city that a) I wish I had more time to explore and b) I think is one of the most underrated destinations in Australia. The capital of South Australia maintains that “big country town” vibe while still offering beaches, sunshine, parks and plenty of street art. Bonus: they give you free bikes […]

February 7, 2013 Continue reading…

Solo female travel: why it’s a label I support

When I was in college, my undergraduate theme was women’s studies: I took classes in women’s health, women’s literature, the media’s portrayal of women, and the intersection of work and family in women’s lives. It was honestly one of the most valuable educational experiences that I’ve had: I learned more about my body and how […]

February 6, 2013 Continue reading…

A drinks-free month: success!

One of my favorite feelings in the world is waking up to blue skies and sunshine, feeling rested and refreshed. I think that was one of the best parts of not drinking for the month of January: every morning, I woke up completely ready to take on the day. I went out on February 1 […]

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If you knew you’d meet the love of your life in a year, how different would that year be?

I feel like I’ve done a pretty good job of living my life without waiting for someone to live it with me. I backpacked solo through Europe after my college graduation because I couldn’t convince anyone to go with me. A break-up spurred my move to France. I bought a one-way ticket to Australia, a […]

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