Artisan Finds: Corfu, Greece

Artisan Finds: Corfu, Greece
Olive Oil Wood Turning In Corfu, Greece Tom's 50 year old workshop is not along the main drag of kitsch shops in old town Corfu. Rather, it's down an unassuming alleyway, a tiny turn that takes you into Tom's alcove of handmade Olive Oil wares. You're drawn into this alley by an eclectic home made [...]

Can Travel Replace College?

Can Travel Replace College?

via GIPHY It was Mark Twain who said “Don’t let schooling get in the way of your education.”   Unfortunately, I didn’t stumble upon this nugget of wisdom until some time during college. It was then it finally dawned on me— I could learn outside the walls of a classroom or lecture hall!? [ mind explodes ] Now, time […]

What Is It With Wanderlust?

What Is It With Wanderlust?

What is it with Wanderlust? This “W” word, Wanderlust, is literally everywhere. I wish I was the marketing team that got the headstart targeting Millennial-girls-drinking-coffee-on-duvets-eating-macaroons-while-binging-Pinterest. Because I would be raking in big bucks right now if I was on that marketing team….Mostly because I know that market all too well. I am that market. Guilty. So […]

Traveling to Find “Home”

You know that awkward moment at the grocery check-out? That moment when a stranger is touching your food, placing it into a bag, and you’re both just standing there forcing conversation, united simply because this person has to touch your tomatoes.  via GIPHY I kind of like this moment (but not for the kinky reasons you might be thinking. Get your […]