About 2018…

I wrote this for myself to help me cope and process, but also to my friends and family who haven’t had the time for me. I pride myself on my independent traveling lifestyle, but it burns a hole in my chest when people don’t think I need them or vice versa when I return home.

Why My Relationships are Private

There’s plenty of nosey people out there who wonder why I don’t share my boyfriend details with the world. Why on earth wouldn’t I tell anyone about someone I love? Why isn’t it “Facebook official”? Why are you hiding him? I’m not hiding anything. In fact I’m pretty obvious when I’m in a relationship, I…

Women for Women

I recently had the privilege to write an article for a society I love and respect so much, Women for Women. I wrote about my experience with empowering women in Tanzania. Women for Women Article

Tanzania Diaries: 27

23 March 2018 This morning was hard saying goodbye to everyone who was at the center, especially Maria. Sophie sent me a loving WhatsApp message last night that almost made me cry because she thanked me for treating her like “a fellow Mzungu”(white person) and for trusting her so much. 1, I treated her like…

Tanzania Diaries: 26

22 March 2018 I still have a small bit of a migraine left today, so I kept it easy in bed today. Mahjooba, Runi, and Fran went to a school for a short bit this morning and then Runi and Fran were dropped off at the bus station to get to Dar Es Salaam. I…