moving to sweden

silence + simplicity: my first 6 weeks in uppsala have begun

3 Feb 2015 life, spirit + soul

it’s monday. and everything is new again. how many times have i done this? you know, started over or started anew. i must admit, the emotion that i feel the most right now, today, is gratitude. the sheer number of times that my love and i have moved and begun a new adventure together blows my mind. for me, each new beginning has been another chance to not reinvent myself, but to push myself + transform myself, adding new experiences, new hopes,Read More

three week limbo period: complete!

you’ll never guess what we are doing today… we’re moving! this week we finally found a place to live in uppsala, the new city that we have bene planning to call home. now, it’s a temporary home, just so you know. very, very temporary – as in, we only have it for 6 weeks. but, who the hell cares?! we have a place to move to + begin our new life filled with all of our new adventures. and weRead More

five days. two continents. and a ton of adventures.

hello blog! hello friends! we did it! we made the move to sweden! i am embarking on my third (!!) expat journey, my second in sweden. it feels surreal + unbelievable that we are here. i will not bore you with all of the details, but just know that, as every single trip/journey that my love + i take together, this was was no different: filled with adventures, stress, tears, laughs, and craziness. whenever we travel, near or far, youRead More

meditation mondays: i have a dream | from the states to sweden and everywhere all around

19 Jan 2015 spirit + soul

two weeks ago today i stood on the steps of the lincoln memorial in washington, dc. in the exact spot where martin luther king, jr. stood and delivered his “i have a dream” speech in august of 1963. standing in his footsteps was a powerful moment for me. inspiring and overwhelming, as i looked out over the national mall down towards the washington monument, seeing the exact same thing that MLK did as he shared his dream of a world of justiceRead More

i choose now

17 Jan 2015 spirit + soul

“what is that feeling when you’re driving away from people and they recede on the plain till you see their specks dispersing? – it’s the too-huge world vaulting us, and it’s good-bye. but we lean forward to the next crazy venture beneath the skies.” – jack kerouac, on the road at some point we have to stop saying goodbye, stop seeing everything that we are leaving behind, stop focusing on what has been, and begin to look forward. don’t get me wrong,Read More



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