Sunday, February 12, 2012

10 Things to Live By: At Your Discretion

  1. Quitting can be the coolest thing in the world.  The hard thing and the right thing are often the same.
  2. Trust your gut.  Also act on your gut.
  3. Give a s***.  Friends and strangers will love you for it.
  4. Don’t give a s***.  Friends and strangers will appreciate you for it.
  5. Challenge yourself often.  Learn to shed fears.  You’ll achieve much faster than expected.
  6. Give yourself a break when you have to.  You probably deserve it.
  7. Learn to humiliate yourself.  Often.  You’ll disarm your neighbors and enjoy a richer you.
  8. Be honest with yourself.  It’s harder than it sounds.
  9. Shut up and enjoy the ride.  It is much shorter than you realize.
  10. Skip a bath, get your passport, and go see the world.  There’s a lot out there to learn.

Friday, February 10, 2012

A Meaning

Defined, "wanderlust" means: 
A very strong or irresistible impulse to travel

To me, wanderlust is more than an impulse to travel, its a way of life. My entire world revolves around traveling. Its my passion, its my career, its literally a way of life. When I have time off from work/traveling, a part of me feels like its missing. I sometimes find myself not really knowing what to do with the free time, so usually I just spend it dreaming of where I will head off to next. There is just something about traveling that makes me feel alive, that I am taking full advantage of the opportunities I have been given and that I am honestly living life to fullest. Its very difficult to put into words the feeling that overcomes me but:

Simply put- I am Wild With Wanderlust