Exploring Greensboro, NC

Hometown Happenings

Only in the last year or so have I decided to embrace my good old hometown. I must admit, until recently, I attributed a level of failure to the fact that I moved back as an adult. I kept thinking I would run into old college friends at cocktail parties who would say something like, …

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Exploring USA

Vibing on Vermont

If you haven’t been to Vermont, pack your bags and get ready for an adventure. As the 49th most populous state, what Vermont lacks in size, it makes up for in beauty. Not to mention the people who do occupy the state as full-time residents are friendly and welcoming, accustomed to harsh winters and throngs of …

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Exploring USA

Harry Potter World and Other Life Dreams

When I started this blog, I knew there were a couple of milestones I wanted to hit before I turned 30: (1) Finish my novel. (2) Submit my writing to someone… anyone. (3) The most important of all, visit Harry Potter World. I know what you’re thinking, I have them out of order. Clearly visiting …

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Exploring USA

50 Before 50

 Recently over cocktails with a friend, we had a great idea. This friend of mine mentioned that she had a goal of visiting all 50 states by the time she was 50. We began talking about the logistics of such a goal. Does stepping in the state count? What about being in the airport? What …

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Exploring

Never Stop Exploring

In the spirit of being honest, I have something I must tell you. It has to do with how I learned that I was an explorer. In college, I studied abroad in Spain. I also was in a sorority. I am a walking stereotype. Feels good to get it out there. But in truth, studying …

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