It's been 9 days since my last post. That's the longest I've gone without updating this blog in quite some time. Let me explain why that's happened. When I started writing this blog a year ago, I was living and working in a large city in Canada. I'd just returned from a year of living in South . . .
UPDATE 04/11/2016: Thanks to Leany melly who let me know in the comments below that there is now a bus that takes you from Baños to Cuenca without requiring a bus change! Here's the info from the original comment: "It leaves at 8:45am from the bus terminal in banos (not sure on return journey- . . .
Budgeting is tough for me. I like to be cheap, but actually keeping track of expenses and taking note of numbers is tedious. But, when you are travelling on savings, it's kind of necessary in order to keep you going for as long as possible. Luckily, the internet brings opportunity—opportunity for . . .
As I'm leaving in just a few days for Ecuador, I'm busying myself with a lot of last-minute stuff. Unfortunately, because I'm one of those ever-disorganized procrastinators, there's a lot of last-minute stuff. Since I'm trying to be as efficient as possible with all of this, I've devised my own . . .
Here's another one of those "from-the-heart" posts that can be a little awkward and a little cheesy. Coming home can be a tough thing. It's a mix of I'm too old to stay with my parents, am I really moving forward in my life, and have I really grown after all this time or am I the same person as . . .