Tag: travel

Eternal Sunshine Shasta-style: UFOs & Bigfoot, Van life.

Digital journal entry from May 17th, 2020. I woke up to snow this morning. I went back to Siskiyou Lake from yesterday’s find and it was transformed to an etheric winter wonderland. I hiked the Siskiyou Lake Trail Loop, plus the Beach Loop via Siskiyou Lake Trail. I like the app Alltrails for mapping out and finding different hikes Read More

Banana PJs with Kath, EC.

Welcome to a super fun and probably random lifestyle blog post about my friend Kath´s pajamas that she sells in Ecuador. I needed some comfy sleepwear and we had a fun little photo shoot to showcase the sleepwear, with horrible lighting of course in a beachy condo I was living in at the time. The Read More

Interview-style chat with former van converter, Bay Area, CA.

Introducing my good pal Alan, Al for short. Originally from Wisconsin, present-day (and for some time) Bay Area local. We were both small-town folks who relocated to the Bay Area at some point in our lives, so maybe this is how we first clicked and became friends. I met Al and his brother Gary at Read More

Conch Shell candle & photography: Ecuador.

I finally made the huge conch shell into a candle! I was given this conch shell (and a big hug!) by a restaurant owner in Same, Ecuador as a dear gift upon leaving. They had found this huge beautiful conch shell at sea and I finally made it into a candle. It was so much Read More

3 Practical Must Haves: Nomadic Lifestyle.

Hi there! Welcome to a super practical entry about travel and lifestyle! I am sharing 3 practical things I wish I had gotten much sooner (but did not in an attempt to save money). I went without these things for a while traveling living in my converted van in 2018-19 as well as traveling in Read More

Colorful sleepy surfer vibe mural: Same, Ecuador.

Hi all! Get ready for many mural entries! So much fun! I will be honest: I tried to get amped to share my latest mural adventure on here and totally have been putting it off… I have to try because I rarely share my murals. I got into the habit of finding places to paint Read More

Natural Body Butter DIY!

Welcome to this beauty-self-care-wellness-DIY-natural potions and lotions blog post! I felt inspired to share. I always love reading these kinds of blog posts to get ideas and inspiration for DIYs. I have been making my own body butters for years. It is so much fun. My skin and intuitive nature love to be able to Read More

Interview-style chat with beekeeper – Cuenca, Ecuador.

Welcome to my very first blog post! I am thrilled to share this interview/conversation I had with beekeeper Alexander. Upon traveling around a bit during a professional visa in the country of Ecuador, I found Alexander. Well, I found honey, and then I found Alexander. I am always looking for local honey wherever I go. Read More