New Year’s Recipe: Black-eyed Peas & Roasted Corn Salad

Black-eyed peas are a staple in Southern New Year’s dinner tradition. Eating black-eyed peas are thought to bring prosperity and good luck into the new year. The problem is, I … Continue reading New Year’s Recipe: Black-eyed Peas & Roasted Corn Salad

Thai FOOD: All My Favorite Food from My Thailand Adventure 🍜

Hi friends! I’m finally back home after my amazing adventure in Thailand, Bali, and Australia! Doing a decent job of fighting the jet lag and getting reacquainted with my life … Continue reading Thai FOOD: All My Favorite Food from My Thailand Adventure 🍜

5 Lessons I Learned From Traveling Solo – Lesson 4: How to be Present (Mindful)

Traveling solo has taught me how to be more present (mindful).  When you don’t have the crutch of having another person with you, you’re naturally more focused on everything around … Continue reading 5 Lessons I Learned From Traveling Solo – Lesson 4: How to be Present (Mindful)