leavethegrind, leavethegrindbehind, office life, solo travel, Travel, travel planning, Uncategorized

Finishing Work and Hitting the Road

My last day in work was Friday and it confirmed for me that I am doing the right thing about leaving. I am convinced I never want to work in an office again and hopefully some travel will help me to figure out what I want. I want to be my own boss for sure… Continue reading Finishing Work and Hitting the Road

Travel, travel planning, travelplanning, Uncategorized

Introverts Guide to Solo Travel

Travel is not for everyone. Solo travel is definitely not for everyone. However, if you are shy, awkward and have trouble making friends, taking a trip by yourself could be the best thing you ever do! If you haven't realized it already, being introverted is not always a bad thing and should not hold you… Continue reading Introverts Guide to Solo Travel

Uncategorized, vegan recipes

Vegan Lemon Drizzle Cake

This morning I did some Saturday morning baking. I was delighted when I found a recipe for Vegan Lemon Cake on the BBC Good Food website. Better still, it turned out amazing. I was sure that I would have to retire from baking without eggs and dairy but I was wrong. I made it into… Continue reading Vegan Lemon Drizzle Cake

saving, Travel

10 Ways I have saved to Travel

You can do it too! I don't for a second want everyone to think that I made a small in Grand Cayman I didn't. It is easy to fall in to bad spending habits that will leave you broke no matter how much you earn. Don't work harder work smarter. Don't earn more, just save more. … Continue reading 10 Ways I have saved to Travel

depression, mental illness, philosophy, Travel, Uncategorized

What motivates me to Travel: Life Lessons

“To the well organised mind, death is but the next great adventure”- Albus Dumbledore Do I believe in the afterlife? I’m not sure. Why do people worry so much about the afterlife when they are given this life? One life, short, precious and in one blink it could all be over. What would you do… Continue reading What motivates me to Travel: Life Lessons