Little Treasures

While unpacking I found many notes and cards from my family (and Nick) including this wonderful quote my dad printed off and stuffed on top of my suitcase: “You’re off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So… get on your way!” Dr. Seuss always knows just what to say.

Flying Solo

January 31st: Day 2 Portland – La – Lima,Peru – Cusco!!! 3 planes later….. and I’ve made it! I asked myself about a billion times today “what am I doing??” because I honestly have no idea. It was my first solo plane ride, my first solo baggage claim, my first time clearing customs, first ti … More Flying Solo


Fist Time For Everything January 30th: Day 1 I can only imagine how deer in the headlights I must have looked virtually all day. Everything seemed to happen way too fast and unexpectedly and all felt unreal. I had to keep double checking that it was really time to go to the airport? I actually … More NEXT STOP: PERU