As I’m writing this, it’s almost 6pm on the night before Mac & I leave for our Big Adventure. I’m still in my pyjamas. I haven’t been outside all day. I also haven’t showered yet. BUT! Our bags are (99%) packed, and we’re (99%) ready to go. We’re leaving on a jet plane tomorrow and I think we just might be ready for it.

10 days ago, I wrote my last to do list. Today, I’m […]

By |January 7th, 2015|Categories: Pre-Trip, To Do List|Tags: , , |8 Comments

Pre-Trip To Do List: 10 Days To Go!

My last update was on December 9th, and since then my whole life has been flipped, turned upside down (Fresh Prince of Bel Air style). I had my last day of work after 3.5 years with the same, great company; Mac and I moved our stuff out of our apartment and into a storage unit; I sold my car; Christmas happened (along with 5 separate family gatherings); and we’re getting ready to go to New […]

By |December 29th, 2014|Categories: Life, Pre-Trip, To Do List, Travel|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Pre-Trip To Do List: One Month To Go!

A lot has happened since my last to-do list! As is typical with all to-do lists, for every item we crossed off, it seemed like we added two more! We’re getting into the home stretch now as today marks exactly one month until lift off!

I’m confident that we’ll get all of these things crossed off our list by the time we go! (confident = fairlyyy certain with only a teensy tiny bit of apprehension). [Items […]

By |December 9th, 2014|Categories: Pre-Trip, To Do List, Travel|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Pre-Trip To-Do List: 2 Months To Go!

This past weekend was a big one in terms of life changes.

On Friday, I told my boss of three and a half years that I’m resigning. On Saturday, Mac & I booked two things: our one-way flights to Nicaragua, and our spots on the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu. This trip that we’ve been dreaming about for so long is now becoming real and tangible and I’m crazy stupid excited.

Though we crossed quite a few […]

By |November 11th, 2014|Categories: Pre-Trip, To Do List, Travel|Tags: , , , |0 Comments