• Life
  • 6 Tips for a Great Solo Trip

    On my now not-so-recent solo trip, I was really worried about the solo aspect of it. I was intimidated by the idea of being alone with my thoughts for a full week. Obviously, I still had WiFi and a phone, so this wasn’t the Martian or anything, but I was scared I was going to […]

  • Life
  • 3 Days in Copenhagen

    This is part two of the recap of my recent week-long solo trip, starting in Iceland and making the quick flight to Copenhagen, Denmark. Below you’ll find a journal of what I did and what I loved – both as a way for me to remember 🙂 and a way to share with others who […]

  • Boston
  • Hiking the Huts with Backcountry Yoga

    A few years ago when I was living in SF, I came across a blog post from a Boston blogger I follow, dear anna, who wrote about her family’s recent hike – affectionately called a hut to hut. She explained how along the Appalachian Mountain trail sits these small huts along the trail in the sky, […]

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  • What to wear hiking

    This weekend, I’m actually up in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, hiking the Southern Presidential range on my first overnight backpacking trip. It’s not a standard backpacking trip – I’m staying in one of the AMC’s huts where they feed us dinner and breakfast – so I don’t need to pack in a sleeping […]

  • DIY
  • DIY Good Vibes Pillow

    As you may remember from my living room inspo post, I’ve had my eye on this Good Vibes pillow for YEARS. While it’s cute – $38 seemed like a lot for a pillow – so I decided I was going to DIY it instead. Embarrassingly, I’ve had the undyed letters for over a year, with […]

  • Life
  • Deciding to Travel Alone

    If we’re friends on Facebook you’ve seen that I’m planning a trip and looking for recommendations on an upcoming vacation to Reykjavik and Copenhagen. What is so exciting and nerve-wracking about this trip is that I’ve decided to do it solo. This year, without my SFO > BOS back and forth trips across the country, and with […]