Inside my mind 

I’ve learned so much through my adventures traveling and working abroad, I feel compelled to share in the hopes of inspiring others… of inspiring you.

Disclaimer: everything written in these blogs are merely my own opinion, from my own personal experiences. They’re subject to change as I grow and change, and that’s okay.

So I’ve been gone a while…

So I’ve been gone a while…

WOW have I taken way too long of a break from blogging and boy does it feel good to be back! My first blog since October and it's still crazy to me...

Learning Serbian?… my best advice!

Learning Serbian?… my best advice!

Learning a language is never easy, but Serbian is probably one of the most difficult languages you can learn! With seven cases of the noun, leading...

Easy ways to start going GREEN!

Easy ways to start going GREEN!

I always felt like the idea of going green was extremely intimidating. I wanted to help save the Earth, global warming is very real, but I'm no...

2020 New Year’s Resolutions!!

2020 New Year’s Resolutions!!

I've never been one to do any New Year's resolutions before - in fact I've never done any! I felt like they were probably pointless and unrealistic,...

Serbian Christmas (Božić)

Serbian Christmas (Božić)

Celebrating the Serbian Christmas reminds me how lucky I am to be living abroad and to have the opportunities that I do. I have had such unique...

Foreign friendships

Foreign friendships

Why is creating foreign friendships so friggin difficult? I can't even count the times I've been frustrated to the point of tears. It's like this...

Working abroad: a foreigner forever?

Working abroad: a foreigner forever?

I get a lot of questions about what it's like working abroad. I guess that's what inspired me to consider writing this one! Then I took a few polls...

5 ways that Serbia has changed me

5 ways that Serbia has changed me

It doesn't matter if you move 50 miles away from home or 5,000 miles away, something in you will change as you adapt to your new surroundings....

Things I miss about home

Things I miss about home

There are certain things about home that simply cannot be replicated. I've learned that more and more as I spend time traveling the world. "Distance...

Safer in Serbia

Safer in Serbia

I never realized how unsafe I felt living in the US until I left. That's something that came as quite a shock to me, my friends, and definitely my...

The worst cravings without a fix

The worst cravings without a fix

One of the great things about NorCal and much of the United States is the diversity in food options. There is so much food that I'm constantly...

Serbia: a country unbothered

Serbia: a country unbothered

A country that knows how to relax, enjoy and live life to the fullest every single day, Novi Sad, Serbia has won me over in more ways than one....

Life update: blissful chaos

Life update: blissful chaos

This past month has been incredibly eventful for me and Nenad and every day I can't help but think about how lucky I am to be living the life that...

Why I decided to study abroad

Why I decided to study abroad

One of my favorite questions is when people ask me why I decided to go study abroad in the first place. Prior to November 2015, I'd never talked...

Moving across the world… for a boy?

Moving across the world… for a boy?

So, I'm moving across the world. It's really happening. I couldn't be more excited for this journey I'm about to embark on. But there seems to be a...