Food & Drink, Travel, Uncategorized

#244 Eat Pasta in Italy

If you've been following my blog, you would know that I'm a huge foodie. Many of the items on my bucket list consist of trying some delicious delicacies in their nation of origin. On the top of the list is try pasta in Italy. On my first trip to Italy (a day trip from the… Continue reading #244 Eat Pasta in Italy

Lifestyle, Uncategorized

#441 Make a Kiva Loan

I first heard of micro loans through the Free the Children organization in middle school. They are small loans given to individuals living in poverty who lack the resources to start a business. The idea is that the receiving individual can use the loan to buy supplies, training etc. to start their own business and… Continue reading #441 Make a Kiva Loan

Travel, Uncategorized

#691 Visit the Colosseum

Visiting one of the major tourist attractions (or traps) in Europe may not seem like a huge accomplishment, but there was a lot of work involved in pulling this off.  When I was planning my trip to Italy, there were a number of attractions we had to do as first time tourists in the country (e.g. the… Continue reading #691 Visit the Colosseum