Isn’t traveling alone lonely?

A lot of people are flabbergasted when they discover I adventure solo on some of my trips.”Why?!,” they sputter. One friend even declared, “Stop being weird.” Why not? is my usual response. Isn’t traveling alone lonely? This sounds totally cliche and overused but loneliness really is a state of mind. Yes, I’m alone but I’m […]

Travel is not about bragging rights

+ Travel is NOT about bragging rights or just checking things off your bucket list! + Travel is about experiencing the new & facing the unknown. The world is huge so it is vital to get even a teeny tiny glimpse of it. Travel is not about running away or escaping  — because wherever you go, […]

How to use magical healing crystals

I get a kick out of learning and reading about Eastern & Western Astrology and dabbled in Wicca when I was younger (just reading books about it, etc) so it was only time that I got interested in healing stones/crystals. Crystal healing works of a variety of levels, but fundamentally, all are linked to vibration. Einstein […]

Mercury Retrograde: stay stuck & you’re fuqed

Mercury Retrograde is coming up! If you have any interest in astrology and the way our mystical planets work, then you know that Mercury Retrograde comes about 3x a year and it is when the planet appears to slows down, and appears to stop (station) and move backward (retrograde). It’s an optical illusion, since there is […]

2014, What ya got for me?

Chuc Mung Nam Moi!!! Happy New Year!!! 2014 has been here for a whole month but I also celebrate Vietnamese/Chinese New Year.  So “TWO”  fresh starts to the year?!?! YUP. 🙂 2013 was all about: reflection + writing & staying sane. I suppose my goals for 2014 are the same as everybody else’s and every other […]

2013 in retrospect

Oh 2013. You rocked me. 2013 seriously kicked my ass and gave me a run for my money. My personal life was an uphill battle and I didn’t escape unscathed. I’m bruised + bled & scarred but not (totally) broken. There were times when I felt like the world just pulled the rug out from […]

Why Travel?

A question that I get asked quite frequently is why do I travel? Or like to travel? I guess “travel” is a word that can be used for long-term travelers like backpackers, nomads, or really wealthy people who can fly around the world in their private jet so let’s say visiting new countries and places. Why […]

My Generic Dreams….

it always seems impossible until it is done                    be a little spontaneous | start planning an adventure Do something new… sprinkle in some excitement … toss in adrenaline… go for it + have some FUN Dreaming + Being & Doing Send me YOUR bucket list since […]