How Having a Chronic Illness can Make it Hard to See Your Worth

How Having a Chronic Illness can Make it Hard to See Your Worth

Can I have a moment of honesty with you?  I hate talking about my chronic illness. It frustrates me to openly talk about how hard having a chronic illness is (for many different reasons). However, I am continually learning how important it is to talk about our struggles. When we don’t, we not only isolate [...]

“Smiles” in Budapest: What to See When in Budapest

“Smiles” in Budapest: What to See When in Budapest

George Ezra is not lying in his song, Budapest, when he sings, “Miles in Budapest, oh my hidden treasure chest…”; this city truly is a treasure chest that is filled to the brim with treasures to be discovered. It was closed off after WWII, by Soviet communism, until just 1989. So really, foreign explorations of [...]

The Fairy-tale of Neuschwanstein Castle: how to get there, what to do, and what to know before you go

The Fairy-tale of Neuschwanstein Castle: how to get there, what to do, and what to know before you go

Nestled within the rolling hillside of the Bavarian Alps, Neuschwanstein and the somewhat lesser-known Hohenschwangau, sits above a pristine lake. As you drive up into the hills, you are quickly embraced by an other-worldly-dream-like feeling. This castle is one of the most known and recognizable buildings around the world, and it's easy to see why. [...]