5 Tips for your Most Productive Morning

5 Tips for your Most Productive Morning

Mornings are hard, but that shouldn’t stop you. Most people hate mornings, and I can completely understand why.  However, I’m one of those rare creatures — I’m a morning person.  I’m at my most in the morning — but I’ve found...
Six days in Puerto Princesa, Palawan

Six days in Puerto Princesa, Palawan

At the beginning of October is China’s national holiday which left me with 5 days off from work.  As I haven’t really traveled a whole lot since moving to China, I knew that I needed to go somewhere. About two weeks before the holiday rolled around, a...

I’m Back!

It’s been four months since my last blog post. Four Months.  That’s crazy.  Now it’s time to fix that. It’s not that I’ve had nothing to write about — I just haven’t written.  I have been dealing with some personal issues.  I...

卧虎山 Crouching Tiger Mountain 

Today I hiked up The Great Wall of China to the top of Wohushan (卧虎山) or Crouching Tiger mountain. It was not an easy climb, but the views made it incredibly worth it.  This section of the wall has not been reconstructed since the Ming Dynasty — so much of it...

 An Adventure in 北京 (Beijing)

Beijing has so far been one of the most amazing cities I have ever been to.  Even with my hectic travels, it was soooooo worth it. After my Spartan Race on Saturday, I opted for heading to bed rather early and tackling the Forbidden City Sunday morning. I awoke today...

Spartan Race Beijing

A month ago I knew I wanted to take a trip.  I wasn’t set on where I wanted to go until I noticed there was a Spartan Race in Beijing.  I was a big fan of obstacle course races back in the US — so I was excited to get the opportunity to run one here in...

Beijing Trip

I’s not about the destination — it’s about the journey. I’ve always disagreed strongly with this idea. I love to visit new places, but I have the actual traveling part. But this post isn’t about the destination because I haven’t...

Why I Stopped Drinking Alcohol

I made the decision to stop drinking alcohol several weeks ago.   I didn’t really tell any of my friends or family, because I didn’t really want to be judged for such a silly and simple thing.  I also didn’t want people to think I was judging them...

瑜伽 (Yoga)

This morning I went to a Yoga class in a small studio located in the apartment building directly behind where I live.  I had been communicating with the instructor via WeChat for the past few days, and she gave me a free lesson to come check out her classes. The...

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