How to Travel Full-Time AND Make Money!

I loved traveling the world and when I found out my regular 9-5 job had such little paid time off, I made a new life for myself. Listen as I talk about tips for becoming a full digital nomad. I lived on the road for nearly 3 years and still was able to save money […]

Should I be checking SINGLE or WIDOW!?

To take you all the way back. My husband passed away a couple days before my 27th birthday. When someone first called me a widow I was a bit thrown off since it is an “older” term. I remember going to a dentist appointment 2 months after my husband passed away and saw the box […]

Female Solo Hiking Tips

t can seem scary at first to go hiking by yourself. Once you start though, it’s addicting!

How Trauma Affected My Grief Process

Today, I come to you from beautiful San Diego, California to talk about how trauma affected my grief process.

How to Set A Goal

How to Set A Goal

You may have been told that setting a goal is very important. Guess what, I’m here to tell you that it is. There are so many reasons for this.

How Do I Travel So Much?

How Do I Travel So Much?

I get asked on a regular basis how I pay for my travels so much. I wrote about it in an Instagram post about a year ago, but figured a longer blog is in order since the question arises so often. The first thing I want to add is travels can be on so many […]

7 Ways to Help A Loved One That is Grieving

7 Ways to Help A Loved One That is Grieving

I remember 2 years ago if someone died I wouldn’t know what to say to their loved ones. Do I give them an awkward hug? They probably are so flooded with messages they won’t even notice mine. Maybe I’m bothering them. Do I send them something? How do I get their mailing address? What the […]

What Does the Name Mean?

What Does the Name Mean?

I got asked the other day what my “Adventures After You 75” name meant. What!? I’ve never shared this. Well then, it’s pretty simple, but let me try and elaborate a little more. James and I started traveling before he passed away. We had been traveling together for 6 months through the southern states of […]

It’s Year 2 – Now What?

It’s Year 2 – Now What?

On my Instagram channel, I talk about almost every topic under the sun. What my bad days look like, what a feeling of relief is like, my fitness goals, my travel, my dog. Let’s be honest – you’ve probably read a lot. Why am I pointing this out? I’m trying to go into a little […]

Pass it On

Pass it On

Hello Hope Rock, You traveled with me country after country. You traveled with me next to James’ ashes, in my carry on, in my hiking bag, in my day bag, in my purse, and even in my dorky little fanny pack. You heard me swear and cry. You also heard me laugh. I was given […]