Expat Living

3 Things I Realized While Traveling Alone

3 Things I Realized While Traveling Alone

“If you want to know the truth of who you are, walk until not a person knows your name. Travel is the great leveler, the great teacher, bitter as medicine, crueler than mirror-glass. A long stretch of road will teach you more about yourself than […]

5 Travel Gear Items I Never Leave Home Without

5 Travel Gear Items I Never Leave Home Without

Recently, my mom informed me that my little sister was going to spend 10 days in Mexico on a mission trip.  This is an amazing opportunity for her!  This is her first trip out of the country and the first trip ever without parents.  Me […]

A Market In Romania – Why Stores in the U.S. Should Look Like This

A Market In Romania – Why Stores in the U.S. Should Look Like This

This is a typical picture of a market in Romania.  It shows a large space, filled with stalls of vegetable, fruit and meat sellers with many people waiting to be served.  It also features hanging carcasses of lambs waiting to be carved for people looking to buy for […]

10 Foods You’ll Miss as Soon as You Leave the U.S.

10 Foods You’ll Miss as Soon as You Leave the U.S.

Adventuring out of your home airport is great – new experiences, exotic foods, and new scenery.  Every long-term traveler knows, though, that eventually you will start to crave some foods from home.  Here are a few of my favorite foods from the U.S.: 1. Cheesecake […]