For the holidays I was surprised with a trip to Scotland! I have been to Europe multiple times within the last few years yet Scotland was never on my list, however, after a week there I was surprised as to why not. My middle name is Skye, and therefore my friend surprised me with a … More A winter trip to Edinbrrr (Edinburgh).
Now that I live in BC, I have a never ending list of places to explore. I’ve heard nothing but magical things about the island that is Tofino. Tofino is located on the island of Victoria, and remains the furthest beach West of BC. A convenient long weekend getaway as it only took half a … More Tofino: Catching waves and feelings
“Kalimera (ΚΑΛΙΜΕΡΑ)”. Something I hear everyday here. A genuine smile and the confident utterance of the simplest and most common phrase in a person’s language can endear you to them immediately. This simple ‘hello’ became the initiator of some amazing friendships and connections in a foreign country that quickly became home in my heart. Mykonos can … More Mykonos: A home away from home
Being the hiker I am, I was eager to find a place to trek during my week stay in Barcelona, Spain. Sure enough, I found a multi-peaked rocky range located near the city of Barcelona, in Catalonia, Spain. By car it was a 40 minute drive, but by transit can be just over an hour … More Montserrat Mountain: Sant Jeroni
I recently just came back from another Europe trip, where Dublin, Ireland was my first destination. Within 24 hours of my arrival, I had all my money, VISAS and my passport stolen. I had absolutely nothing, and yet still had my whole trip ahead of me. I had to stay an extra day in Dublin … More Mourne Mountais & Mind Over Matter
“Every dreamer knows that it is entirely possible to be homesick for a place you’ve never been to, perhaps more homesick than for familiar ground.” -Judith Thurman I have a few friends who like me are always craving an adventure, even if it means a simple weekend getaway. Last August, we decided to drive out … More Sand Dunes of Manitoba: A Summer getaway
I went to New York back in September of 2016, and so this post is long overdue. I received many of the same reactions regarding my trip along the way. “You are so brave going to NY alone!” “What on earth did you do there by yourself?” “Aren’t you scared?” My answer is no, nor … More You went to New York alone??
Manitoba is well-known for the prairies, for being flat. My friends and I have realized that it is possible to find good hikes here, you just have to look for them. Especially when Winnipeg goes from -40 to -8, it is wise to take advantage of the weather and explore the outdoors. This weekend, my … More But where is there to hike in Winterpeg?
Jedidiah Jenkins is a man of wisdom .. … More Direction..
Plan big and make it happen.. … More My year in review