Last December, I decided that 2012 would be the year that I would fully immerse myself in life, whether I was traveling or at home. This was easy while abroad, but not something I was really good at while at home.
Instead, at home I would complain and dream of traveling elsewhere. I didn’t realize the beauty of the place that I was born and raised; I didn’t appreciate it. I was at my happiest while traveling, but I needed to translate that to my life in America.
Then, through an interesting span of events, that’s exactly what happened. Fast forward almost a year later, and while I’ve had quite the year of travel, I’ve also had plenty of adventures at home. I discovered new passions, tasted new foods, learned more about the place I live, and overall, experienced life the way I experience it while traveling. It has been one incredible year.
While that was 2012’s goal, my goal for 2013 is to continue find the adventure in my own backyard and earn a greater appreciation for my home country through a new series. This series, Adventures at Home, will take me around my local area to discover all that I can do just miles away.
So, without further ado, here is my very first episode…