Monthly Archives: October 2012

Tuesday Tips: Overcoming Sophomore Slump

Caught in a bind at school, work, or life? Feel like things are unexciting or too routine? You might be suffering from “Sophomore Slump,” and here’s how to fix it! Read more at TheKayDays.com >>  

Keeping it Weird: A Weekend in Austin

The following is simply a PREVIEW — to read the whole thing, head over to The Kay Days website and subscribe while you’re at it! 🙂 Thanks again to all of my readers for being so supportive! Austin is a city with character. Everywhere you turn, there are wall murals, graffiti drawings, and live music, […]

Some Beautiful News

After much consideration and effort, I just launched my BRAND NEW WEBSITE! This gives me more flexibility to bring you, my favorite people in the world, advice and stories that you find valuable and inspiring. I decided to self-host as per the suggestion of many of my readers, so I hope you’ll head over there, […]

Tuesday Tips: Taking the First Leap

I AM MOVING! Please visit my NEW and IMPROVED WEBSITE!  Many of the good things in life start with a leap of faith, and travel is no exception. At first glace, travel may seem like a distant dream, or something to be done after you’re “richer.” Well, I’m here to bust that myth. It’s possible […]

Shades of Autumn: A Trip Home

A cool breeze greeted me as I walked out of the airport in Richmond, VA, the place I called home for six years before moving to Texas for college. As school and classes started getting more and more stressful, a taste of Virginia fall was exactly what I needed. The real reason I headed home […]

Tuesday Tips: Breaking The Young Traveler Stigma

After speaking with many of my fellow students, colleagues, and friends, I’ve learned a lot about peoples’ preconceived notions regarding traveling, especially traveling while in college and traveling alone. The truth is, it’s really not that difficult or scary. Here are some of the main concerns I’ve heard, and what you can do to overcome […]

Announcements from the Dorm Room, the Monday Edition

Hey readers! Hope you’re having a happy Monday. I know I sure am, despite preparing for an exam tomorrow and a few assignments due later this week. I’m gearing up for a trip to Austin this Friday and couldn’t be more excited. I’m also in the middle of planning a couple trips all over the […]