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We Are Branches

On the tree of life

rooted by my ancestors

I am but a branch

The word “branch” always means family to me because of my husband’s fondness for genealogy. 73 more words


It's hit me.

Just under a week to go!

I’ve started packing my cosmetics and stuff into these awesome little bags. I was never really a believer in packing cubes but now I see why they work. 49 more words


Itinerary V2.

EDIT: So TrekAmerica wants to cancel on me AGAIN. That’s okay. I panicked for about 3 or so hours, got over it, and looked for an alternative. 58 more words

Auckland, New Zealand


30 days until departure.

The three things I’m most nervous about:

  1. Running out of money!
  2. Overpacking. I’m notorious for that!
  3. That dreaded 17 hour flight AKL>DXB.
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Auckland, New Zealand

Cert. in Tourism paid off... or did it?

I used to aspire to be a travel agent. I wasn’t too sure of what put me off it after 3+ years of studying Travel and Tourism. 178 more words


Preparation 101.

Procrastination has been put aside for a moment. Being unprepared is sparking some sort of mild anxiety!

I have printed off all my booking confirmations and receipts and have filed them in date order of when I need them. 61 more words


First entry.

Finally started the blog.

What a mission to create and design!

As of today, I have 47 more sleeps before I go on the trip of my lifetime. 68 more words