Hola Amigos ❤ Figured that title was a bit appropriate as my life has been a bit chaotic the past 7 weeks I’ve been in Europe. After spending 3 weeks in Barcelona, I had secured a job and an apartment and NOW I needed a break from the incredibly beautiful, but LOUD city. So I … More What The Hell Have I Been Up To?!
Well I attempted to edit some photos and put them in chronological order and narrate my crazy journey that’s been underway the past two weeks, but alas the universe reminds me that it is silly to plan and expect order in this bizarre life, so you get to sift through the random order and hopefully … More Longest Blog Entry, But Yay Pics?
I feel it is time to return to my blog. Return to writing about my adventures on this Earth. And my what has this year brought to my family and friends. I’m nearing my one year mark on being on American soil, yet it feels like no time has passed. Not that it’s gone by … More Hello, World
I hate writing, especially when I’m trying to avoid my feelings. I hate how writing is a way to have a conversation with myself I didn’t think possible. I hate how I can be brutally honest on paper and mute with my voice. I hate how I can’t escape my truth when in a flow … More Writing
Been reading some entries I wrote while in Indonesia that I never posted and this one made me smile. Guess living in winter has made me want to imagine being back on a tropical island with mango smoothies… 10/05/2017 (10th of May) : Ok time for a happy post 🙂 After licking my wounds … More Sunshine, Surf, and Smiles
I come home from work and immediately change into a comfy sweater, leggings, and thick socks. I hang up my little backpack on the back of my new bedroom door and put my work clothes away. Let my hair fall loose and head to the living room. There I have relearned how to start a … More Mountain Living
Well in theory I should be in San Francisco patiently awaiting to board my international flight to San Jose Costa Rica… Rather I am snuggled up in my old bed at my parents house in the mountains typing this entry. Say what?! Yup, I have passed up my trip to Costa Rica…gulp. It still … More Costa Rica…
Which is mainly terrible life choices with a dash of brilliancy and intuition:) Darwin has been the most incredible experience one could ask for. The good, the bad, and the ugly. I have made beautiful friendships, fallen for unavailable men, and have drank enough alcohol for a small country. Or maybe even Australia… Reflecting on … More Reflection and Analysis of Life Choices
Hello! Since I’ve been slaving away behind a bar and restaurant the past 10 weeks I have decided to start treating myself to some field trips rather than my vodka lime sodas (VLS). I went offroading at Litchfield National Park and now I just returned from a perfect adventure in Kakadu National Park. Now having … More Kakadu
Since I’m writing this as I go, breaking this up into 3 parts. This is my adventure out of Darwin… Part 1 I’m currently lying on some rocks at Florence falls in Litchfield national park listening to waterfalls cascade behind me. Yes, it finally happened: I, Cailin Smart, left Mitchell Street. Although it took a … More Litchfield National Park