“Just keep stirring and squishing the mixture together by hand until it feels soapy and there you have it – your own shampoo,” the instructor said. Within 10 minutes, bubbles were starting to show up between my fingers and my hands began to feel slippery dipped into my mix of hisbiscus leaf, aloe vera, flowers […]Read more "Making Shampoo from Plants in Ubud"
I’ve always hated doing anything that involves heights – even leaning on a railing from the third floor of a building and looking down terrifies me. Heck, even ziplining from about 2 meters off the ground freaks me out. There’s something about being so high above ground that makes me feel like things could topple […]Read more "Facing Fears Among Trees"
When I told my story about how I hiked for 2 km in Bali to others, their reactions were mostly “what? You can hike in Bali?” Bali has been viewed as a form of paradise for beach-goers or a bucket list item for anybody who’s seen or read Eat, Pray, Love. But in truth, Bali […]Read more "Adventure Is Out There! (Even in a Summer Paradise)"