Monthly Archives: January 2016

What I Should Have Packed

While I was in college, I went backpacking in Italy alone one summer. In the process, I learned a lot about the importance of packing lightly. Although living abroad for one year is very different than hostel hopping for three weeks, I learned how to distinguish necessities from what could be left behind for the sake of a lighter bag. Read more…

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Health Food in Thailand

My biggest challenge (without a doubt) in Thailand has been eating healthy. For some reason or the other, I had this idea fixated in my head that being a vegetarian/health nut/tree hugger/gym bunny in Thailand would be effortless. Well, I was wrong. Read more…

Teaching in Thailand

I would like to dedicate this post to teaching abroad. So far, I have done a lot of writing about my travels in Thailand, but I have yet to touch on my experience teaching. In my first blog post, I explain the reasons behind why I wanted to teach abroad. Now, I would like to explain my job and daily life as an English Teacher. Since I have spent the majority of my life as a student, it has been especially interesting being on the “other side” of the classroom. Read more…