I am now only 7 months from qualifying for an 8 week paid sabbatical. I will be taking off October 15th-December 25th in 2017! I have been researching options and have settled on Southeast Asia for the first part and South America for the 2nd. Tentative Itinerary: November -India -Sri Lanka -Indonesia -Singapore -Malaysia -Thailand … More sab·bat·i·cal
My sister is getting married and I am the maid of honor. I take my responsibilities very seriously so have been busy planning the Bachelorette Party. We are going to Whistler for Memorial Day Weekend. The housing is already taken care of because her fiance’s family has a condo in Whistler. Friday, May 27 Head … More Adventure Awaits: Bachelorette Party Planning
The company I work for has a unique perk… after 10 years of service you qualify for an 8 week paid sabbatical. I just hit my 9 year mark so I am now less than a year away!! I can barely contain my excitement and given that I am such a planner and I have … More Sabbatical
I am heading to Europe on Sunday and am really looking forward to it. I was scheduled to fly into Brussels Airport arriving Monday, March 28th. In light of the tragic bombings I had to reconsider my travel plans. When you are faced with a challenging situation like this it’s important to stay informed and consider … More TROUBLE: Flying into Brussels
Only 2 weeks until I head out on my next adventure! I’m so excited to head back to Europe! Trip Plan: Day 1 – Fly to Brussels Day 2-Day 7 – Visit my brother, sister-in-law, nieces & nephew in the Netherlands Day 7-Day 10 – Copenhagen, Denmark Day 10-Day 11 – Bergen, Norway Day 11-Day … More Adventure Awaits: Europe
I have 3 trips coming up in the next month! It will be a bit of a whirlwind but I am looking forward to the adventures! Trip 1: Orlando, FL & Savannah, GA I have to go to Orlando for work and I am lucky to be staying at the Four Seasons Orlando! I have … More Adventure Awaits: Times Three!
I am so excited for Christmas because I get to see my brother, sister-in-law, nieces and nephew! The last time I saw them was in June right before they moved to the Netherlands so I cannot wait to see them! My sister-in-law is from Kentucky so that is how the location came about. I am … More Adventure Awaits: Louisville, KY
I’m headed to Charleston, SC for work on Sunday and the weather is very uncertain. South Carolina is experiencing an epic storm that has brought so much rain that there is massive flooding. I am going to Kiawah Island and currently the roads to get there are closed. I am still heading out tomorrow and … More Rain Rain Go Away!!
This time next week I will be on my way to Quebec!! I have had Montreal & Quebec City on my bucket list for a long time and I am so excited to explore and wander around these amazing cities! Trip Plan: Day 1 – Fly to Quebec Day 2 – Montreal Day 3 – … More Adventure Awaits: Montreal & Quebec City
Kelli & Kristi’s Road Trip 2015 is now only 2 weeks away! We added a few things to our packing list: V. Stattui Gamay Rouge Wine Yes that’s right we are bringing wine. After college, I lived in San Francisco and when Kelli would visit me we would go to Napa. We fell in love … More Adventure Awaits: Road Trip Essentials