MKE 2019

MKE Week 3 – S.A.I.D. Principle And Blueprint Stumbles

Share0 Tweet0 Lots of things this week! Started school through NASM, had a blueprint stumble, refocused my head, got a position as a Trainer for 9Round Boxing.  It’s been an amazing week of learning curves!^^Peep That Compass ^^Starting School AgainTuesday I started school to become a personal trainer, something I have wanted to do for a long… Read More MKE Week 3 – S.A.I.D. Principle And Blueprint Stumbles


Lapland, Sweden: Day 4

Camp at VassajavriWe may have gone to bed early, but we definitely did not sleep well. Usually storms are super relaxing for me, I look forward to the rain tapping on the side of the house. yet, when you’re out in a tent, in the middle of nowhere, the rain was extremely loud. Again, I was up… Read More Lapland, Sweden: Day 4


Lapland, Sweden: Day 3

bridge over VierrojohkaThankfully I had figured out the best way to wrap my eyes so I couldn’t see the light by taking my black long sleeve and wrapping it around my face. I was able to get a good, long night’s rest.  I woke up around 7:00 and just laid in my sleeping bag.  I didn’t want… Read More Lapland, Sweden: Day 3


Lapland Sweden: Day 2

NissonvaggijohkaIt’s crazy how we were so far north and yet it was so warm out. I had brought along extra sweatshirts because we were going above the arctic circle, but I definitely didn’t need them.  In fact, I had to modify my clothes so I didn’t sweat to death the whole time. There were many times… Read More Lapland Sweden: Day 2


Lapland Sweden: Day 1

Stockholm To Kiruna What an experience! I would like to take a moment to give a HUGE shout out to my friend and hiking guide Claes Wallenberg, the Off The Grid Hiker We first got on a train in Stockholm to Kiruna where we would take a train to Abisko, the start of our hike. Though timing… Read More Lapland Sweden: Day 1


Starting Out As An Au Pair

Au Pair- a young foreign person, typically a woman, who helps with housework or child care in exchange for room and board.I have recently decided to try a new kind of travel. Well I guess it’s not “new” persay, but it’s a different way for me. Rather than traveling around and staying in different hotels or hostels,… Read More Starting Out As An Au Pair