Nomad Podcast: Talking travel, Remote Year and startup life

By Paige | July 12, 2018

I had a chance to chat with Sean in the latest episode of the Nomad Podcast about my experience building a startup while traveling amongst twenty-eight countries during my nomadic stint with third cohort of Remote Year. We discuss some of the challenges our team faced when attempting to build a brand new startup from…

La Chorrera: Chasing Waterfalls in Bogotá

By Paige | July 11, 2018

I’m always down for an adventure, and I love hiking, so when I had read about Cascada la Chorrera in Choachí, I knew we had to find our way out there. Unfortunately, I couldn’t find much in the realm of a guide on how to get to Choachí, nonetheless the actual waterfall. The gist was…

Trekking Tayrona: Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona

By Paige | July 9, 2018

As part of our exploration of Northern Colombia, we had to check out Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona. Alex and I had both read quite a bit about the park, and it sounded right up our alley after some of our latest hiking adventures. We stayed a night in Santa Marta to split up our trip…

8 Career Tips from Laureen Ong

April 16, 2013

“It’s not what you achieve, it’s what you overcome. That’s what defines your career.” – Carlton Fisk Last night I had the pleasure of seeing Laureen Ong at the Walter Cronkite…

Be a Traveler, Not a Tourist

April 14, 2013

“Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travelers don’t know where they’re going.” – Paul Theroux By definition, a tourist is, “one that makes a tour for pleasure or culture.” Whereas, a…

Time to #GetGlass

March 27, 2013

“As we go forward, I hope we’re going to continue to use technology to make really big differences in how people live and work.” – Sergey Brin As many people…

Staying Healthy on Vacation

March 20, 2013

“Your body is a temple, but only if you treat it as one.” – Astrid Alauda My week in the Dominican Republic was absolutely amazing. The perfect relaxation and getaway…

The Social Media Sabbatical

March 1, 2013

“I don’t know how to relax, that’s my problem.” – Carnie Wilson I’m excited to say that my boyfriend and I will be jetting off this Sunday for a week in…

Quick & Easy Smoothie Recipes

February 26, 2013

“Your body is a temple, but only if you treat it as one.” – Astrid Alauda Over the last couple months I’ve been experimenting with different ways to get my…

The Choice: Freedom or Security

February 18, 2013

“Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” – T.S. Eliot It’s officially been a year since I filed the papers…

8 Ways to Get Back Into Blogging

February 14, 2013

“Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.” – Colin Powell Writing is a crucial skill in practically every profession. If not for a…

La Bella España

February 14, 2013

“Que sera, sera.” / “What will be, will be.” – Spanish Proverb Spain is one of the most amazing, family-oriented, culture-rich countries in the world. While I’m biased, I’ve never…

8 Ways to Be a Happier You, Now

February 3, 2013

“Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.” – Dalai Lama As with most people, I made a New Years Resolution to be happier and more positive…

The “20-Something” Stigma

January 31, 2013

“We never really grow up, we only learn how to act in public.” – Bryan White One of the big obstacles I’ve encountered since graduating a year ago is having…

11 Budget Grocery Shopping Tips

January 21, 2013

“If you can’t pronounce it, don’t eat it.” – Common Sense For someone who is continually looking for new ways to be healthy, grocery shopping and eating at home can…