5 Ways to Make Dating More Creative

It was my friend’s birthday last night so a few coworkers and her went out to celebrate! I met one of my coworker’s girlfriends and she was amazing! One thing we talked about was creative dating. How to not stay bored in a relationship! It’s hard not to get complacent. Dating is a lot of…

The Real Perfect Vision

Hindsight. I was giving a lecture to college softmores and I was talking about how change is necessary and important. One of the students asked “what happens if you go ahead and make the change and realize it was wrong?” Good question. What happens if you spend a lot of time and energy and money…

ANZAC Day

Two-up. The game only allowed to be played on ANZAC day. ANZAC day. Australia New Zealand Armed Corps day. Every year on April 25, the day the Aussies paired with the Kiwis to take on the Turks in the Gallipoli peninsula in 1915, early in WWI. It’s interesting because where I’m from, there’s a memorial day…

Will You… Not Marry Me?

I was talking with one of the girls I met in Tasmania and she was saying she had been in a relationship for 4 years and she was convinced he was the one she was going to marry. The more she talked, the more I was convinced she was sharing my life story. They broke…

Hole in the Popcorn

I learned a new trick today. I was explaining to my friend about how I’m not an avid movie goer and mentioned I wanted to read my book. He goes “oh is it 50 Shades of Grey?” And I was like no, I’ve only seen the movie and I had to take a shower after…

Dorm Life

I was talking with a couple girls in the hostel who were on holiday in Tasmania for a week, but they studied on exchange in Melbourne. One was from Korea and was telling me about dorm life in Melbourne. Dorm life in Australia is very different to dorm life in America, which is different to…

A Little Rave

I was enjoying some live music in Tasmania when I needed a seat, so I sat down next to two women. After a few hours and more than a few drinks, I had made some new friends! One of the women worked as a physio and was talking abot her late start to her career….

Playing Vs. Performing

I was talking with a student at the University of Tasmania and he was a musical performance major. So basically, he was studying how to be a performer because he already knew how to play. There’s a big difference between performing and playing so he was telling me about the differences. See when you play,…

Que Shiraz

It was pouring today, but my crazy ass still decided to go to Bootcamp. I’m glad I did because I got to have a cool conversation with one of the other boot campers. I knew he had just gotten back from his hometown, Iran, and I asked him if he saw in the news that…

Kosher For Passover

I was helping my friend find food for Passover at the supermarket yesterday and this couple was shopping for the same food as well. We got into a conversation between the difference between kosher food and kosher for Passover food. In order for something to be Kosher, there’s a whole bunch of rules and rituals…

Hobbiton and Hobbits

I went on the Hobbiton tour in New Zealand to tour the set of the hobbit homes from Lord of the Rings. We had a tour guide who was British and on a working holiday in New Zealand. He was there for a year and then is going back to England. We were talking about…

5 Best Burger Joints in Sydney

The hunt for the best burger. It’s a necessity for those burger fans out there to find the best burger. I was having a debate with my coworker the other day about where exactly you can get the best burger in Sydney.. I have my list of favourites, but he disagreed. Here’s my list of…