As you may have read in my original New Year, New Things post, I’m setting out to try one new thing every month in 2017. Trying something new, whether it’s a new recipe, workout class or daily routine, is a healthy exercise in personal growth. I am very much a person who likes a familiar … More New Year, New Things – January 2017
A new year tends to promote a spirit of self reflection and is a great opportunity to re-focus. So rather than think about specific resolutions or goals, I like to pick a few focus areas and build upon them throughout the year. One of those focus areas for me this year is trying new things. … More New Year, New Things
One may not think to visit Montana in the dead of February, but when the opportunity to extend a business trip presents itself, you take advantage of it. I do have family in Montana (no, not the Bozeman side but yes, there is a relation!) but had never spent much time in Missoula. As it … More Travel Rewind: Missoula, MT
As 2016 comes to an end, we’re all reflecting on the year and looking ahead to our goals or resolutions for 2017. One of my goals for 2017 is to spend more time reading. I typically dedicate my morning commute to reading, but I hope to expand that even further in the coming year. I’ve … More How Full is Your Bucket?
With all of the cold weather in Seattle I thought it would be the perfect time to reminisce on a sunny weekend trip that Cooper and I took last April for his birthday. It had been several years since either of us had been to the Oregon Coast but we each had fun memories from … More Travel Rewind: Cannon Beach
Now well over two years out of college, I am always considering ways in which I can grow and thrive in my professional life. I’ve found that a lot of this growth can be fostered by a commitment to lifelong learning. Taking active steps in the pursuit of knowledge will keep you motivated, curious and … More Becoming a lifelong learner
My boyfriend, Cooper, and I love to travel and one of our favorite things to do are weekend trips. There is something to be said about hopping in a car, on a ferry, or even a short plane ride, and exploring nearby towns. Just about a year ago we were wandering around Victoria, BC for … More Travel Rewind: Victoria, BC