Walking Scotland

The beginning of this year isn’t going to have much travel in store for me. It’s a bit of a bummer, but also a bit of a relief. After last year’s 20+ trips, I’m pretty content to stay at in the UK with my head down, saving pennies and working on things on the home front for a few months.

Staying put for a moment also makes me all the more excited about the trips I do have planned. I’m starting to really dig into what a trip to Scotland might be like, and I can’t wait!

It will definitely be a trip full of walking and beautiful scenery. And this website, which details maps and routes, has got me so jazzed. I would love to see the Faery Pools, which boast unbelievable clear, aqua waters, majestic waterfalls, and delightful purple-leaved trees. Check out some of the images on Google. Unreal!




Setting goals is so helpful. I wanted to lay out a plan for 2014 for myself when I saw that my buddy Goodafternoonan recently wrote a list of 101 things to do in 1001 days. I love this idea: let’s see if I can do these 52 things in one year: 2014. Continue reading

It’s Autumn!

There’s a soft, but steady breeze flowing through the orange leaves of the tree across the street. I want to say they are dancing because they are putting a smile on my face, but their tiny quivering is more like trembling like sequins.

It’s autumn!

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Seemed like the perfect day to visit the Columbia Road Flower Market!  Continue reading