Spending Time with Family

On March 2nd I had the amazing opportunity to meet up with some family that I have in Melbourne! I got on a train in Geelong and arrived in the city right around 9:00 that morning. Thank goodness for cell phones because without it, it would have taken a whole lot longer to find my mom's … Continue reading Spending Time with Family


The Food, The Sights, The People

I have been back home from Australia for a few days now, and I am still working on adjusting and even processing the fact that I was able to go on this trip of a lifetime. Everything about this trip was amazing, and I wish I never had to leave. I plan on writing many … Continue reading The Food, The Sights, The People

I Made It!

After about 24 hours of traveling and 3 hours of sleep, I made it to Australia! I am already falling in love with this country and the people here. Yesterday, I was able to spend some time on my own downtown Geelong. I walked along the water front, then found a cute little restaurant called … Continue reading I Made It!

Australia Bound!

Hello readers! As I write this, I am sitting in the LAX airport after a short flight from Portland. After a long and stressful 40 minutes of walking through different terminals and underground tunnels, I finally made it to my gate. Next stop, Australia! Because I had connecting flights, the terminal and gate information wasn’t … Continue reading Australia Bound!

My name is Katy, and I’m a nanny

Some of the most frequently asked questions that I have received as a college graduate is “What are you doing now?” and “Did you find a real job?”. My answer to these question is yes. I’m a nanny. A lot of people’s response to this is “Wait, you’re just a nanny?”. Or sometimes I’ll hear … Continue reading My name is Katy, and I’m a nanny

Time to Travel!

Hello readers! I am so excited to share this post with you because in one short month, I will be traveling to Australia!  This trip has been a year or two in the making. Ever since my best friend knew she was moving down there, I knew that I would be making a trip to … Continue reading Time to Travel!