Goodbye, Ghana — You Were Good to Me, But My Heart Is Back in Texas

After nearly two months in Accra, Ghana, I decided to return to Austin, TX. I arrived in Dallas last week and drive into Austin tomorrow to move in with a good friend and start the next chapter of my little life from back where I left off in October. My experience in West Africa was … Continue reading Goodbye, Ghana — You Were Good to Me, But My Heart Is Back in Texas

Getting More Than You Bargained for on Bourbon Street

I’ve started to write this next blog post at least twelve times, and that’s being conservative. I think my problem was there was just so damn much I wanted to say…and I couldn't decide what stories to tell or where to start—what was only interesting in my head or actually internet-worthy. (Though the bar is pretty … Continue reading Getting More Than You Bargained for on Bourbon Street

I left my job to follow my dreams — subscribe to see how it works out for me :)

Well, it’s my 29th birthday. And I love birthdays — especially mine. I love the cake and the well-wishes and the opportunity to take stock of the year that’s passed and look forward to the year ahead. I’m the type of person who really milks it, who celebrates all month long and maybe even a … Continue reading I left my job to follow my dreams — subscribe to see how it works out for me :)