6 Ways to Volunteer Responsibly

  Nothing makes my heart flutter more than making a difference . However, I've gotten woke to a trend in the travel community - paid volunteer opportunities. Full disclosure: I am 100% guilty of this. And I'm not alone. During my freshman year of college, I spent over $2000 to build bathrooms, water storage facilities, and … Continue reading 6 Ways to Volunteer Responsibly


Lessons in Integrating: Swedish Hockey

First, play this Leksand song while reading this post. About six days after landing in Sweden, I faced the greatest challenge: surviving a hockey weekend in central Sweden. It is no secret that Göran (Jonas' dad) is a huge Leksand fan; currently, I have three pieces of Leksand clothing. Therefore, getting invited to a hockey … Continue reading Lessons in Integrating: Swedish Hockey