10 big life lessons I’ve learned from the backcountry

How to stay safe and make the most of your adventures outdoors...

7 reasons why New Zealand’s coffee culture rules

Like we need seven reasons to love coffee, am I right?

All the mean, nasty and godawful hateful things people say to me online

Because why should I keep the best hate comments to myself?

Is it too much to ask to save the planet?

Stand with me and follow along as I work to demand sustainability...

10 thoughts I’ve had as a traveling homebody

Sometimes you just want to sit at home and not put on...

10 reasons to love whio – the world’s coolest duck

Here's the story of the whio - New Zealand's whitewater rafting duck

New year, new blog

HELLO ALL! And welcome to my shiny new blog, Young Adventuress 2.0....

20 adventures from 2016 that made me go “is this real life?”

Why is everyone whining that 2016 was the worst ever and it...

On going home

As I am writing this, it’s five days til Christmas, and I am...

We travel, we grow

We travel, we grow. We travel to find ourselves. Something about the...

My tips for traveling in extreme climates and not destroying your stuff

Townsville, Australia It’s only October but I’ve already starting to look back...

Solo and single in the most romantic place in the world

How glossy and polished is the travel industry today? Well, I suppose...