Help! Communicating is Difficult.

How do you stay connected to the important people in your life while traveling? Whether it’s offering support or just being the source of meaningful conversation, remaining in touch is key to emotional and physical health but to many it remains an afterthought of travel. My first week abroad I was very anxious. Fear of missing out on joy my friends and family would be having without me, … Continue reading Help! Communicating is Difficult.

Streets of Dresden

The sunset of this summer adventure fell in Dresden. Although originally planning just hours in the city before flying from Berlin to Miami and then home to Minneapolis, flight change craziness ensued (boo hurricanes) and I stayed in Dresden for four nights.  For all the stress that came from changing plans, Dresden was still really enjoyable. Feeling tired physically, burnt out emotionally, and a bit sad about needing to return to the U.S., I wanted to both relax and … Continue reading Streets of Dresden