Category Archives: Life on the island

10 Things I Learned in a Month as a Hermit (part 1)

After a month of studying, I learned 10 ways to immediately be a better student and make it easy and fun to learn anything! I learned how to hack my brain to learn and memorize anything. Continue reading

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I Don’t Float So Good No Mo’

I can already sense my mom losing her shit over the title of this post (oh wait, I cussed so she’s gotta be going nuts after reading 20 words), but this is one I’ve thought about for a while: my … Continue reading

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Scooters . . . A Way of Life

My Scooter First, before I get into what scooters are like out here in Thailand, let me just fill you in on my personal experience with scooters (technically a moped is a motorized bicycle): I love mine back on Maui. … Continue reading

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The Cost of Living (and Traveling) Solo

“I heard it’s expensive to live here” That’s the most common comment I get when I’m talking to my guests back on Maui. They have all heard stories and see the prices at the ABC stores (not liquor stores like … Continue reading

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Life of a Loser (Coming Full Circle)

Yesterday I wrote a post for my young nephew trying to encourage him that it’s ok to fail and lose sometimes, as long as you get back up and try again. I haven’t really done an amazing job with that … Continue reading

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