Education · Travel · Volunteering

VSO Pre-Placement Training Day

"Fighting poverty through volunteering" For the last four days, I've been shacked up in a hotel in the middle of nowhere with some of the most inspiring people I've ever had the pleasure of meeting. If you're a regular follower of my blog, you'll have seen previously that I was selected to lead a team… Continue reading VSO Pre-Placement Training Day

Travel

An Open Letter to the Parents of Daughters who Long to Travel

'Be safe', mum always says. Whether it's nights out on the town, solo trips across the world or going to the shops, she always says, 'be safe'. I know my mother wishes nothing but happiness for me, but the fear of something happening to me when travelling is something that would cripple her with worry.… Continue reading An Open Letter to the Parents of Daughters who Long to Travel

Education · Mental Health · Social Media · Travel

24 Life Lessons I’ve Learned as a 24 Year Old Millennial

If you are a millennial, you will probably remember growing up with dial-up internet, Nokia 3310's and Fresh Prince of Bel Air. We may be classified as the lucky generation though, because we have grown up in a time when technological advances have developed quicker than ever. Smartphones, GPS, social media and wireless internet to name… Continue reading 24 Life Lessons I’ve Learned as a 24 Year Old Millennial

Education · Mental Health · Social Media · Travel · Volunteering

My 30 Before Thirty Bucket List

I can remember when I was in my first year of university, I scribbled down a bucket list of things I wanted to do before I finished my degree. One of those was to graduate; and to this day I'm still perplexed as to how it happened, but nevertheless I did it. 6 years later,… Continue reading My 30 Before Thirty Bucket List

Employment · Social Media · Travel

Taking Your Quarter Life Crisis and Making it Opportunistic

Hello again Quarter Lifers. Thanks for joining me this evening. Hopefully by the end of this post, you will feel a fresh sense of motivation and encouragement in dealing with your 'Quarter-Life Crisis'. For me, turning 24 was a bit of a nightmare. Now approaching 25 and the 'halfway to fifty' milestone is getting closer.… Continue reading Taking Your Quarter Life Crisis and Making it Opportunistic

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Why Traveling Abroad is Important for Quarter Lifers

Hello Quarter Lifers. This one is for you - I hope by the end of this post you will have a fresh ambition to travel, or a reignited desire to get out and explore as much of this beautiful world as you can. For those who have traveled, it's hard to explain. For those who… Continue reading Why Traveling Abroad is Important for Quarter Lifers