Where to even begin?! Shahir and I decided to spend a month backpacking the South American country of Peru. Neither of us had Peru on our radar, but I wanted to visit a Spanish speaking country, and Shahir wanted to visit the Amazon, and what do you know? Peru has it all, and more! So… Read More Paradise in Peru
After traveling across the country to spend the holidays at home, the last thing I wanted to do was take another trip just a few weeks later. Especially to of all places, cold, rainy Seattle. As is life, I found myself faced with the decision to head north for a family gathering to celebrate my great… Read More Wandering Around Washington State
Unexpected elements, like weather, my traveling amigos, is one of those very elements that we have zero control over. So when the skies opened on the day that Mamasita and I had planned to embark on an epic road trip up Maui’s Hana coast, we had two choices.. Stay safe and dry in the hotel… Read More The Wet & Winding Road To Hana – Maui
4000 feet up the slopes of Maui’s Haleakala crater is the mystical Ali’i Kula Lavender Farm. Here you can find about 55,000 lavender plants, over 40 varieties of lavender, and the most peaceful gardens filled with magical greens that I have ever seen! My Mamasita and I spent some time strolling through the beautiful gardens, admiring the wild landscape and all of… Read More Lavender Farm Magic – Ali’i Kula Lavender Farm
Aloha! This summer I embarked on a magical journey to Hawai’i to deepen my yoga practice and complete a 200 hour teacher training. Yee! I have been wanting to do a teacher training for years! I searched for the perfect teacher training, taking consideration to the following questions; what direction would this training take my… Read More Yoga Camp – The Journey Is The Destination
“Everywhere we look, complex magic of nature blazes before our eyes” – Vincent Van Gogh Every night here in Hawai’i, the sun sets… Shocker, right!? A beautiful, colorful, fiery sunset. It is one of the most humbling moments of the day; to engage in the last rays of light before the sky goes dark. I totally… Read More Chasing Sunset
“I would rather own little and see the world than own the world and see little of it” – Unknown The Sunset In Hawai’i Never Gets Old! I came across this quote today while I was sitting on the bus after volunteering at a perma-culture farm on the Pupukea hilltop on Oahu’s north shore. My thoughts… Read More You Can Do It Too!