Travel + Inspirational Link Round-Up, July Edition

Jul 29, 2018    /    things i like

Heya, friends! How's your summer going? We've officially arrived in Prague and by the time you read this, we'll have been here for almost a month. So far, we've visited alchemy museums, gone on local food tours, and spent happy hours browsing multiple fresh markets. But to be honest, Prague is not...

Travelers: Let’s Stop Judging Each Other

Jul 26, 2018    /    philosophy

Luna wants some Starbucks.

"I'm a traveler, not a tourist!" It's a refrain I hear often, usually with the word tourist sounding like something the person scraped off the bottom of their shoe. By now, we all know the difference. I mean, kind of. A traveler is an individual; a tourist is...

How Can I Help My Friend with Depression?

Jul 23, 2018    /    philosophy

It's been a little while since the back-to-back celebrity suicides. The help line numbers in my social feeds have quieted. The public worry has shifted onto other horrors. And I'm still thinking about depression. Still processing the experiences I read about. The ones that resonated with my own experiences and the ones...

A Day at Mont-Saint-Michel

Jul 16, 2018    /    stories & photos

It was a blue-sky day in mid-June when we finally made our way north from Rennes to the famed island of Mont-Saint-Michel. We spent the morning climbing around the ramparts, wandering through tiny gardens, and then walking down into the muddy bay where the tide was sweeping rapidly in. This...