Chasing Dreams

Inspiration is a funny thing… you truly never know when it will strike!

My latest moment of inspiration occurred on my daily commute home, at the end of a challenging week. I had already debated if I should be leaving on time, but as i left the office I realised my mind was still racing… … More Chasing Dreams

Exceeding Expectations

One of the best feelings is when your destination exceeds all expectations. High expectations usually lead to disappointment, while low expectations turn out as is…. It is a rare commodity these days for somewhere to blow me away. Maybe its high expectations or the fact we have been so spoilt with such incredible cultures, countries, sites and experiences. … More Exceeding Expectations

A Wandering Update

After 2 years of continuous blogging, I have found myself in a bit of a slump.

I haven’t written anything in a good 3 months, and every time I try to I just can’t seem to piece together the words.

It’s not because I have nothing to say, the exact opposite actually. We are having one of, if not the most incredible year bringing up our son. He is so inquisitive, adventurous and overall happy… it’s an absolute joy… … More A Wandering Update

Surpassing Wanderlust

I suffer from a burning desire to travel; I have ever since I moved to the USA in 2001 for University. It’s often referenced as ‘Wanderlust’, however for some of us, it’s more than that. The experience, the challenge, the feelings, all have become very integral to who I am as a person. As such I have now visited a staggering 33.3% of the world’s countries, and I have no intention in stopping. … More Surpassing Wanderlust

Thank you for the music

This morning I woke to hear of the tragic news that Chester Bennington, lead singer of the band Linkin Park had died, 

The news saddened me and sparked off a host of Wandering Memories.

I discovered Linkin Park whilst I was at university in the United States. Their debut album, Hybrid Theory resonated with my experience, it typified my internal struggle, trying to define who I was, and more importantly who I wanted to be, even at the age of 20.  … More Thank you for the music