A normal girl living her biggest, messiest dreams.

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These are my unfiltered adventures, musings and stories.
I talk about birds, coffee and overcoming personal fears too much.

50
ish countries
10
odd years
100
misadventures

My recent adventures

Jane Goodall Tickets Giveaway!

I’m giving away the chance to listen to Jane Goodall speak in Australia and New Zealand.

A shortcut to the mushrooms and riesling: Autumn in the Waipara Valley

A picture perfect weekend away in North Canterbury, New Zealand

10 things that surprised me in Dunedin

New Zealand’s coolest little city on the South Island

My favorite stories

25 photos that will inspire you to visit Svalbard

Two weeks ago I was just wrapping up a trip to a place ...

Solo and single in the most romantic place in the world

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

The best hate I got in 2015

It's that time of year again guys! Get excited! I'm about to drop ...

Where I screwed up big time

Getting charged by elephants in Sri Lanka

When I found out I was going to be visiting Sri Lanka last ...

Getting Naked in Istanbul

**Warning this post borders on the TMI, but I thought it was too ...

That one time I fell off a camel in Jordan

Sometimes life hands you a trip to Jordan (wahooo!) and sometimes life throws you off ...

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