Today, I read through yet another article that someone had reposted on Facebook. Normally these articles consist of funny ‘meems’, tragic stories, random facts, or fitness articles. Sometimes if the article is really funny, really inspiring, or really informative, I end up being a typical social media consumer and ‘share’ the article on my own… Continue reading A valuable life lesson.
Recently my boyfriend, Max, turned 24 along with my ‘little’ whom turned 21. I ran into a dilemma that I believe other people suffer as well: you want to get a GREAT, memorable gift for this person but can’t/don’t want to spend a lot of money! Well the crafty side of me came out, luckily… Continue reading How to: make/buy cheap but memorable birthday gifts!
My latest adventure was traveling through parts of Central America! I went with a large group through a travel company called: GAdventures. I highly suggest this company!! Worth every penny and you get to meet cool people from all over the world! Here is MY packing list that I used for this trip: Toiletries: Small… Continue reading Packing List for Central America!
Yesterday, we got up early to head back to Antigua after spending the night with our Guatemalan families. We took the little boat back to Panajachel for breakfast. We then got on a private bus, one of the only private buses we got! It was SO nice to have air conditioning and be able to… Continue reading Day Fifteen & Sixteen: Back to Antigua, Guatemala
Hola! Yesterday after our hour boat ride across Lake Atitlan, we got split into pairs (I was with Laura, the girl from Scotland) and waited for someone from each family to show up. Laura and I were one of the last people to get “picked up” by our family. We said that we felt like… Continue reading Day Fourteen: San Juan La Laguna, Guatemala
Yesterday, we got to visit the Chichicastenango Market on the way to Panajachel. It was crazy! First of all, we had to take more chicken buses in order to get there. The first bus was fairly empty but the second one we had to get on was PACKED. I was standing in between some random… Continue reading Day Thirteen: Panajachel, Guatemala
Hola! Yesterday was another long travel day but it was one of the best we’ve had so far! We had a private bus for the whole trip and sang songs pretty much the entire journey. We listened to Britney Spears, Backstreet Boys, Spice Girls, Nsync, and a ton of other classics. A nice throw back… Continue reading Day Eleven & Twelve: Antigua, Guatemala