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I have my life back + ocean beach adventure + another trip!

Aloha!! 🙂 It’s been a wonderful few days over here. Last week was basically spent solidifying things for my new job, closing things out from my current, and thinking about what to do with my time in between…there was lots of planning and moving parts but things are finally settled. My last day is this… Continue reading I have my life back + ocean beach adventure + another trip!

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On the past few months: quarter life crisis

It’s been months of uncertainty, soul-searching, and existential questioning. I wanted to wait until I emerged from this rough patch to finally open up transparently on this blog, and I think the appropriate time has come. But first, some good news. This week started off on a very high note… I got a new job!!!… Continue reading On the past few months: quarter life crisis

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Outdoorsy weekend in SF + Point Reyes day trip

Hey there!! I’m feeling 100% healthy again after a very solitary week of recovery. This past weekend, I wanted to simplify things and enjoy life in SF after a few weeks of traveling and then jumping straight into work…and so emerging into the weekend, I was excited be active and social again and also spend… Continue reading Outdoorsy weekend in SF + Point Reyes day trip

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Life and reflection after Colombia

It’s been a week since my trip, and I have about a million thoughts to share. I’ve been keeping in touch with my backpacking friends from Colombia all week, sharing pictures and hearing about each other’s continued travels or life back home…it’s beyond heartwarming to know that our world is getting smaller, and I love… Continue reading Life and reflection after Colombia

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Colombia days 10-12: coffee, hiking & horses in Salento + can’t believe I made it

My last few days in Colombia were spent relaxing in a little town called Salento, in the heart of Colombia’s coffee triangle. Like Medellin, Salento was also not originally on my itinerary, but since I was already in the area and I am a huge coffee nerd, I couldn’t say no to visiting. And so,… Continue reading Colombia days 10-12: coffee, hiking & horses in Salento + can’t believe I made it

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Colombia days 7-9: deep appreciation in Medellin + paragliding!

These past 3 days I spent in Medellin, one of Colombia’s most popular cities due to its reputation for a violent history of cocaine trafficking. The city has gone through a lot of changes and today it’s one of the most beautiful cities in the world, in my opinion :). As you may know from… Continue reading Colombia days 7-9: deep appreciation in Medellin + paragliding!

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Colombia days 3-6: dream come true in the Amazon + spontaneous detour

I’m back from 3 amazing days in the Amazon Rainforest! This trip was hands down the most I’ve ever roughed it, but it was one of the best experiences of my life. I’ve dreamed of going to the Amazon since I was little, so the whole experience was truly a dream come true. Day 3:… Continue reading Colombia days 3-6: dream come true in the Amazon + spontaneous detour