One Of The Best Weeks Of My Life: Volunteering With ASB In Costa Rica

As some of you know, I recently had the privilege to go on an alternative spring break volunteer trip with Alternative Spartan Breaks . I traveled with a group of 9 other MSU students, and 1 adult, to Monteverde Costa Rica. We spent the week working on a local sustainable coffee farm; interacting with their migrant workers, picking/sorting coffee, and doing other misc. farm chores. Long story short, it was one of the best weeks of my life and I wanted to share my experience to inform others on what to expect and encourage everyone out there to push themselves and volunteer in a foreign country!

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5 Photos(Reasons) to Visit Monteverde Costa Rica

Recently, I had the opportunity to participate in a volunteer spring break trip to Monteverde, Costa Rica! Myself, and a few other fellow Spartans, worked on a sustainable local coffee farm during the week. Needless to say, I learned  A LOT (pending blog post about this soon), and I wanted to quickly share some of my favorite snaps from the trip.

Enjoy :).

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What To For A Day In Toronto

This past summer, I was fortunate enough to finally visit my northerly neighbor: CANADA. Being from Michigan, it is somewhat shameful that it took me 19 years to visit this expansive country. But nonetheless I got to end my summer with a girls road trip to Toronto! Here are my recommendations for a fun-filled day in this lovely city. Spend the Morning Walking Around Toronto is … Continue reading What To For A Day In Toronto

A Day of Eats in Lansing, MI

During my time spent downstate at school, I have progressively explored my native state’s capitol. I’ve put together a “day’s worth of eating” guide for all my fellow foodies out there. Hope you enjoy! Breakfast:  Strange Matter Coffee Co. Frequently adorned with hipsters typing away on their laptops, and warm welcoming baristas, this little gem is where you need to head to for breakfast. I … Continue reading A Day of Eats in Lansing, MI