This is the second blog post in a four part series about my travels in India. This post will focus on my adventures touring India with my dude and m’lady. Click here for the first part of the series, ‘Adventures in India (1 of 4): Adjusting to Indian Culture’.
Adventures in India: Touring India
My dude and I arrived in the Delhi airport from Mumbai. We had plans to meet our third travel companion, m’lady, and continue our adventures touring India together. ...READ MORE...
This is the first of four posts about my Adventures in India. This first post will focus on my experience with adjusting to Indian Culture.
Adventures in India: Adjusting to Indian Culture
In December 2016 I traveled around India for about 3 weeks with two of my close friends, my dude and m’lady. The primary motivation for going to India was to attend our guy friend’s 4 day traditional Indian wedding. My friends and I also took this opportunity to travel to various parts of India. ...READ MORE...
My Brother My Brother and Me (MBMBaM) is a weekly comedy/advice podcast by the McElroy brothers. On March 18th, 2017 I wanted to do more than attend the Portland MBMBaM Live Show. Inspired by the amazing MBMBaM community the McElroy brothers have cultivated, I wanted to give back in a major way. And with only 2 weeks to plan, my seedling of an idea unexpectedly flourished into a bountiful success.
MBMBaM Live Show: A Portland Fundraising Success
With help from The Sweet Baby Sisters, the Portland My Brother My Brother and Me (MBMBaM) community raised $869 for Portland Homeless Family Solutions, had a successful letter writing campaign, and spread those good good vibes. This blog is to capture my incredible experience with the MBMBaM Live Show, describe The Sweet Baby Sisters’ origin story, and highlight many lessons learned during my whirlwind of an adventure. ...READ MORE...
A list of camping life lessons I created in 2016 after a fun large group campout in Coos Bay, Oregon.
2016 Camping Life Lessons
Just Simply Alice’s Camping Preparations
-Always bring something to share. (Well, something that people would want.)
-You don’t need your wallet when in the middle of the woods.
-Bring lots of Q-tips if you plan to mud wrestle. ...READ MORE...
An airport adventure story about mindfully making the most out of being delayed for 4+ hours in the JFK JetBlue terminal.
Just Simply Alice’s Airport Adventure
While being driven to the JFK airport, JetBlue sent me an update email. My already slightly delayed flight was now going to be delayed by a few hours. This new change in my travel itinerary meant that I was about to have my second cross country red eye flight in less than a week. And, of course, I had work the next morning. ...READ MORE...