I took the bus to Sagres today. It’s a small town near the most southwestern point of Europe called Cape Vincent. It’s just an hour away so an easy day trip. It’s early in the season, and the town was dead as a doornail, but the coast was wild and beautiful. I visited the fortress on Sagres Point, […]
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So I was sh*t on by a swallow this morning. On my head, Yup! It was a pretty small load, but still! But then, a few hours later this bug flew at my face and as I sort of swatted at it, it landed on me and was a ladybird. I took that as a […]
What a difference a day makes! The weather today, was perfect. Not too hot, not cold at all. To think I was shivering yesterday wearing 3 layers! Today I went to the Alfama district of Lisbon. To be honest, yesterday I was feeling a little lacklustre about Lisbon. I liked it, but it just wasn’t […]
The sleeper train last night was really cool, until about 2am, when this weird screeching sound started coming from somewhere below me, and I barely slept after that. I’m a really light sleeper, and once something bothers me, it’s hard for me to get back to sleep. It was a really nice compartment though, with […]
Artist, Traveler, Fun-Seeker
Who am I? I’m an artist, a jewelry designer, traveler, writer, beer lover and full time cookie maker. I left my jewelry design business in 2011 to travel around Europe as a (totally awesome) 40th birthday gift to myself and to refill the tank, so to speak. I've started a cookie company called Short and Sweet Cookie.