I’m baaaaaaaack! After 10 days of absolute amazingness, I’ve returned to good ole South Carolina. And before normalcy seeps back in, I just want to spit out some of my aha moments during my time spent in Norway and Italy.
This trip was exactly what my mind and body needed after 3 months of negative self-talk and seclusion. I had been so down about not having my life figured out, being unemployed, and feeling like finding true friends in your twenties was impossible that I’d been failing to see all of the amazing opportunities, people, and experiences right in front of me.
Traveling makes me so giddy. I always feel like a little kid on Christmas Eve weeks before my departure to whatever new city I am about to explore and devour and soak up. This time it’s worse than ever because I get to go with some of my favorite people, and I’ve never actually been to a foreign country with friends before. It’s even more exciting because I’ll have Albert in tow. He’s never been to Europe, and I’m so thrilled to be the one he experiences his first trip with. I truly can’t wait to see his face when we arrive. Traveling is something I am so passionate about, and it’ll be amazing to experience it with someone I love. I’m secretly hoping he becomes just as obsessed about it so that we can make it a regular occurrence. :)
Am I the only one who gets unbelievably overwhelmed with a task if I do not see the finish line? Beginning a project or venture that I have no idea when I might be able to finish sends me into a frenzy of anxiety. I honestly can’t even commit to a television series if it has too many seasons because I know I won’t be able to rest until I figure out how it ends. Anyone? Anyone? No, just me?
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