A Confident You

October 8, 2018 0

You are traveling solo for the first time, in Reykjavik, the most expensive city in the world.¬†The hostel is busy, with creaky beds and cranky guests. Silence is your first choice of introduction, but that won’t make the trip fun. There is no excitement being stuck in your own head for two weeks. How best to make friends in a hostel? So you say hello to everyone who stays in your dorm style room. No…

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Yes Theory

September 3, 2018 0

Have you ever heard of the Yes Theory? I hadn’t either, until a friend mentioned it to me during a Skype session a couple weeks ago. I looked it up and ever since, my perspective on life has changed. The Yes Theory was started by four guys who decided to start living life by seeking discomfort. By seeking discomfort, by saying Yes, they have had experiences we can only dream of! They have also met…

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Ways to Live Abroad for Three Months

August 10, 2018 0

This autumn and winter I will be traveling around Iceland, Norway, and Sweden. At first, this trip was only going to be two weeks long, and spent only in Iceland. Then I had a realization. If I am going abroad, I need to do it for a longer time. Two weeks is barely enough time to get to know a culture and make friends. As a traveler with some anxiety, it is also barely enough…

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My Story

August 1, 2018 0

My name is Emily Teitsworth, and this is my story.   Everyone has a place they call home. A place that feels so right that they decide to settle there until silver-haired and world-weary. I grew up in Rochester, NY. I went to college in Selinsgrove, PA. So far, I’ve visited¬†16 of the states, and I have been to Nairobi, Kenya and Quebec City, Canada. In my Junior year of college, I studied abroad for…

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