Ometepe Island, Nicaragua

We organized a tour guide for our trip to¬†Ometepe Island. We needed to catch the 745am ferry, we got there at 735am and felt so good about getting there early. Except, Nicaraguans are punctual and sometimes the ferry leaves early. Who knew? Not us. We were informed we could still make it, but would need…

San Juan Del Sur & Playa Mathilda, Nicaragua

If you ever want to test your comfort zone, go to a foreign country where you don’t know the language. I knew a decent amount to get us all by in Nicaragua, but there were definitely a few moments where I just nodded, acted like I understood and left with a “WTF did they just…

Yarra Valley: Australia Wine Country

Living close to Willamette Valley and having been to Napa/Sonoma Valley, I get very excited about wine countries. I wasn’t too sure what to expect in Australia’s Yarra Valley, but I can now say it is quite gorgeous. The wine results are definitely different than what I have been used to, but a lot of…