Hearts Left Around The World

Each heart represents a life lost to suicide. It’s mission is to spread awareness about suicide prevention, antibullying, and mental health. You can contact the Peyton Heart Project by going to their Facebook page and spread awareness too! Check back for updates.  Here are some I have left behind so far: Spain: Barcelona, Bilbao, San…

Six of My Favorite Paris Patisseries 

With so many pastry shops in Paris, France, it’s hard to decide which ones to go to.  After eating my way through Paris, here are a few of my favorite Patisseries: Huré is located within walking distance of Notre Dame. We ordered a cafe latte and a few different crossaints. One plain, one with pistachios,…

Can You Find My Heart?

The time has come and I’m finally heading off on my next vacation to Spain, France, and Argentina during the month of May.  This trip will be different than all the others.  More meaningful….It’s been 6 years since I lost my father to suicide. Every trip I have taken is bittersweet because all I want…

Freelance Article #3 How To Succeed in Travel Nursing

For my 3rd published freelance article, I wrote to my fellow nurses who are interested in traveling for their career.  It is not as easy as some may think, picking up every 13 weeks and moving to another state, making new friends, learning how a new hospital works.  However, this is the career I have…

Freelance Article #2 How Nursing Pushed Me To Depression And How Travel Pulled Me Out 

Being a nurse has been a great career. It has offered me many opportunities to travel the US and the world.  But it wasn’t as glorious a career as I had imagined.  Click the link below to find out how traveling saved me from myself. Nurse.org http://nurse.org/articles/nurse-depression-solution-true-story/?utm_campaign=5184&bid=5184&utm_medium=referral&utm_source=facebook Leah has been a traveling operating room nurse…

Freelance Article #1 Charleston, South Carolina

Click the link to see my first freelance article.  It features my time spent in Charleston, SC during one of my 13 week travel nurse assignments. The beaches, food, plantations, and friendly southern hospitality made it one of my favorite places to visit in the United States. TravelNursing.org http://www.travelnursing.org/turn-your-job-into-your-dream-vacation-in-charleston-sc/?utm_campaign=5381&bid=5381&utm_medium=referral&utm_source=facebook Leah has been a traveling operating…

Why Should You Date the Girl Who Travels?

Why should you date the girl who travels?  Because she will show you the world!  She has no fears or doubts about who she is as a confident woman.  Her crave for adventure will stroke the cords of everyday life and make the mundane day feel as though it is on ecstasy. Why should you…

My Super Short 2 Day Stay in Philadelphia, PA

I only had two days to whip through this large historical city.  Here’s what I did: The Liberty Bell: A true landmark in Philadelphia and iconic symbol of Independence in the United States. The story claims the bell was rung July4, 1776 in honor of our independence, however, historians say it wasn’t since there was…

How I Traded in Depression for A Life of Travel

Many years ago I discovered the best way to be happy.  This is an ever changing feeling, so if you find yourself down, don’t give up because eventually up is the only direction you can go.  There are different groups that make up your life and determine your level of happiness.  They are your: Family,…