Finding My Fit Fam

One of the biggest thrills of living in Manhattan is having access to the trendiest, hardest workouts. Whether top models swear by it or you’re drawn in by the amenities, there are a million reasons to try those trendy boutique fitness classes in NYC. And whether it’s the endorphin rush or the result from your fifth class, you’ll find…

Getting Sudsy in Sydney

I drink beer now. (This is a big statement for a person who doesn’t like carbonation and didn’t chug a beer until after she graduated from college.) In Sydney, it’s hard to avoid drinking beer. And this isn’t a shock at all, considering how ride or die Sydneysiders are about their food and coffee. But coming…

What They Don’t Tell You About Becoming An Expat

I made a mistake. After moving 10 thousand miles from home by myself, I thought it would be a good idea to take a quick trip to a new city*. I thought it would be easy, exciting, enchanting. Instead, I felt farther from home than ever. Lonely and bored at times, I reached out to friends…

What to Pack for Summer in Syd

Unconventional Wisdom for a Conventional Summer Packing List Portable mobile charger When you depend on Google Maps for every step of your physical journey and you depend on your phone for documenting every step of your physical journey, your phone is going to die a quick, painful death. Why induce anxiety by seeing the nasty…