It Is Time To Expect More From Nonprofits: Part 1


I have worked in or been involved in the nonprofit world for the better part of 10 years. My husband and I founded and ran a nonprofit of our own working in community mobilization programs in East Africa and I worked in community tourism and eco-tourism nonprofits before as well. From this experience I know for … Continue reading It Is Time To Expect More From Nonprofits: Part 1

Goodbye To The Man Who Taught Me How To Travel


Image Credit: Miller Mobley, The Hollywood Reporter I have never been one to mourn celebrity deaths. I feel sadness for the families and friends that will now be grieving their loved ones, just as I do for anyone who passes away. But it has always felt strange to mourn for someone I have never met … Continue reading Goodbye To The Man Who Taught Me How To Travel

Busting Myths About Traveling Solo As A Woman


  Often times when women share their solo overseas travel plans with others they are met with some form well-meaning advice or warnings to maybe bring someone with you. These comments undoubtedly come from a place of concern and misunderstanding of the world around us. It is important to acknowledge the unique and sometimes dangerous … Continue reading Busting Myths About Traveling Solo As A Woman

Our Top 5 Most Beautiful Festivals In Nepal


Nepal is most widely known for its massive mountains and breathtaking landscapes, with 8 of the top 10 highest mountains in the world this makes total sense. But it is less commonly known that Nepal has some of the most beautiful festivals in the world that span the entire country and the entire year. If … Continue reading Our Top 5 Most Beautiful Festivals In Nepal

Travel + Storytelling


When we as human beings seek it out, we find our ability to connect with others through shared experience. Dialogue, conversation, and deep listening bring us closer to not only each other, but to who we are as well. There are few other conduits that are more suited to this than storytelling. Throughout human history … Continue reading Travel + Storytelling