Happy (Healthy) Holidays

The gap year fifteen is as real as the freshman fifteen. Click here for three delicious meals that will keep you going all day and keep you from gaining those extra pounds.

No Place as “Sweet As” New Zealand

In the South Island of New Zealand, there are spectacular sightings all around. Every where you turn looks like a post card: clear blue skies that match clear blue waters. Click here for photos and a video!

Be Yourself and Go Skydiving

I experienced a lot of firsts in New Zealand: some firsts that I had never even heard of, like zorbing. Click on this post to watch a video of adventures in the North Island of New Zealand and to read about what motivated to push my fears aside.

At Ease in Fiji

Click here to watch a video of Fiji and all the incredible experiences the country has to offer including zip lining and scuba diving with sharks!

Memorable Moments

At Triform, work includes learning how to needle felt, biking amid beautiful landscape and bonding with young adults with special needs and huge hearts. Check out this post for photos and more!

DIY Foods

There are many foods that you are better off making yourself rather than buying at the grocery store. Which ones? Why? Read this post for answers!

100% Raw

Every day at Triform offers many unique experiences. Read more to hear stories about living with someone who is autistic, participating in bible supper as someone who isn't religious, and the complications of cooking under pressure as a novice.

Namibian Wildlife

Namibian conservancies enable wildlife to prosper. For photos of black rhinos, mountain zebras, seals and more, check out this post!

Hunting as a Conservation Tool?

A lion eats a villager's goat. The villager kills the next lion he sees around his livestock. The villager suffers; the lion suffers. When it comes to finding a solution to such a multifaceted problem, sometimes you have to look outside the box.

Sunset, Stars and Sand

A region of many marvels, Sossusvlei allows for sightings of phenomenal sunsets, stars and dunes. Check out this post for photos!

Basic Bowls

Just learning how to cook like me? This post contains a entire day of meals that are easy to prepare and can otherwise be dubbed as "basic bowls".

Why I Chose To Take a Gap Year

Taking an entire year off from the structured lifestyle we are accustomed to is a big decision, especially when you don't have a specific dream urging you forward. Read more to hear about the rationale of someone who decided to make the commitment.