I'm excited to announce the launch of my new travel workbook, These Boots Are Made for Walking: A Travel Journal and Workbook! Made to inspire new perspectives through travel, These Boots Are Made For Walking: A Travel Journal and Workbook uses creative prompts to get you...

I love Dia de los Locos. It brings out the crazy in even the calmest, most mild mannered folk. It’s an annual parade all about expression, freedom, and whatever inspires your wild side. 60 years running, this parade has expanded from 200 dancers to 15,000!...

Let’s face it: we’re addicted to the technology around us. Taking breaks from our constantly buzzing devices can seem nearly impossible, until you have to. I often think about this when I’m traveling somewhere with shoddy wifi, or better, without electricity. Then there comes a...

First of all, Mexico is amazing. Ok, but that’s just my opinion. When I moved here I had no intention of staying, but I also had no idea what an expansive country full of cultural riches and natural beauty I had arrived in. I guess...

There’s no glory in being busy. You end up tired, burned out and unfulfilled. The worst part is that the to-do list rarely shortens; there are always a multitude of tasks to complete. Why is this? In an age where technology supposedly makes everything more...

Louisiana is one of the most unique places in America. If you ask me, it’s a must. It’s a fascinating mix of cultures and traditions, including French, Spanish, West African, Native American, and, of course, Cajun. This fusion has resulted in a plethora of one-of-a-kind...