Living the Village Life

Last weekend I did a very un-Caroline thing and took a two night trip to some rural villages of central Bali by myself. Organized by a start-up called Troveko in partnership with a local non-profit called ProjectKalpa, this trip was part of a pilot program that's aiming to introduce Westerners…

Bali Blog Takeover

Having a best friend work for a giant shoe corporation has its perks. I've just been featured on Skechers USA's blog writing a bit about my life in Bali (with some pretty sweet pics of shoes as well). Click the link to read!…

My Time in 'Nam

A necessary visa run to Vietnam evolved into a two week adventure filled with new sights, smells, and sensory experiences. Generally speaking, Vietnam struck me as a grittier version of Thailand. Whereas Thailand has adjusted their accommodations and facilities to meet some of the Western standards, Vietnam is unabashedly Vietnam,…

A Pizza Parable

One evening after grabbing sunset beers with a new friend, I received the following texts from my boyfriend. Conor: "Did you order a pizza? Or something? Some guy just dropped stuff off. I paid him 81K." Me: "LOL NO" Conor: "What? He said Carolina!" Me: "No. He dropped off a…