Embers Restaurant, and the Most...

20th Feb, 2015

Later, when we talked about that dinner, we spoke with reverence of many things. The sky. The lanterns. The food.   But none of these could hold a candle to the bathroom. We…

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The Everywhereist on FYI’s...

6th Oct, 2014

  When my first boyfriend ever broke up with me (over the phone, on a school night, while I tried to hold back the tears), he gave me a list…

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The Day I Learned I’m Not Afraid...

18th Aug, 2014

I’m afraid of many things. I blame my mother.   She was utterly convinced, from the time I was born, that the entire world was out to get me (it…

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WTF Weds: The Coolest Guy I’ll...

6th Feb, 2014

I know it isn’t Wednesday – I didn’t blog yesterday because I spent the entire morning and part of the afternoon downtown, participating in the largest gathering of people in…

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Exploring the Outer Reef, Part 2:...

23rd May, 2013

Today’s post is the exciting conclusion of our snorkeling adventures on the Outer Reef. Don’t forget to read Part 1. – Our seaplane had just landed in the middle of…

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Exploring the Outer Reef, Part 1: The...

21st May, 2013

– The other day, I botched a batch of homemade cookies that I had been making for get-together with friends (or maybe my intent was just to sit in front…

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Evening Nature Drives, Bushman’s...

25th Mar, 2013

– When I first starting dating Rand, during my junior year of college (for those of you keeping track at home, it was approximately a lifetime ago), I lived in…

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Cave Paintings, Hikes, And Mornings at...

18th Mar, 2013

– In high school, I had to be at school by 7:25. IN THE MORNING. I know, I know. It sounds positively inhuman, doesn’t it? I’m fairly sure that in…

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Bushman’s Kloof, South Africa

4th Mar, 2013

– I don’t really know how to begin telling you about Bushman’s Kloof. Words don’t usually fail me. In fact, I often have them in excess. They dribble out of…

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