Archive for the ‘Lost Girl of the Week’ Category

Lost Girl of the Week: Jennifer Manis

Lost Girl of the Week: Jennifer Manis
Jennifer Manis, this week’s Lost Girl, was on a path to a successful life as a teacher, working on her Ph.D. in Oregon. But, when she decided that path wasn’t right for her, she took off to find herself and hasn’t looked back. ***** As I sit here in my apartment in the countryside of...
June 6th, 2012 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Lost Girls of the Week: Kristen Refermat & Kelsey Ogden

Lost Girls of the Week: Kristen Refermat & Kelsey Ogden
This week’s lost girls, Kristen Refermat and Kelsey Ogden, are the creators of Sixpenny Globe, a new documentary web series that follows their journey around the world on a budget of just $30 a day. The two best friends and San Diego natives spent 4 months traveling through 12 countries across Europe,...
April 18th, 2012 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Kristen Kuchar

Lost Girl of the Week: Kristen Kuchar
Kristen Kuchar, this week’s Lost Girl, is a writer who loves sharing what she’s most passionate about — food and travel. Her greatest loves are cheese, grilling with charcoal, craft beer, and her high-school sweetheart husband, Mark. After stints in studying education and fashion,...
February 15th, 2012 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: A. Christine Maxfield

Lost Girl of the Week: A. Christine Maxfield
This week’s Lost Girl, Christine Maxfield, had a hard wake-up call—working at a travel magazine didn’t necessarily mean that she was able to travel! So she quit her journalism job in New York, stuffed her goods in storage, and bought a one-way ticket to Africa on a quest to experience the same...
February 1st, 2012 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Sarah Rowland

Lost Girl of the Week: Sarah Rowland
This week’s lost girl, Sarah Rowland, took an unfortunate situation as an opportunity to see the world. A graduate from the University of Alabama, She is always eager to plan her next adventure. Read more about Sarah and her travels on her blog, wild at heart. ***** “The test of an adventure...
January 25th, 2012 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Vanessa Watson

Lost Girl of the Week: Vanessa Watson
This week’s Lost Girl, Vanessa Watson, discovered a love for travel through a love for history. She began her journeys in college, and decided that the only passion she wanted to pursue from there forward was travel. Unlike many of our lost girls, she chose to skip the stress of job searching and...
January 4th, 2012 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Candice Cook

Lost Girl of the Week: Candice Cook
This week’s lost girl, Candice Cook, a former New York attorney discovered it is okay to break the mold and to venture out in pursuit of your best self.  She learned that lesson after a tragic loss, and nearly learned it too late. **** As a former private practice attorney who now practices within...
December 28th, 2011 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Victoria Gibson

Lost Girl of the Week: Victoria Gibson
This week’s LG, Victoria Gibson, had all the ingredients to a perfect life, but something was missing. Since she couldn’t go back and change things she had already done, she chose to focus on a future of travel to get out of what she calls her “stuckness.” ***** Successful Corporate...
December 14th, 2011 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Lori Kessler

Lost Girl of the Week: Lori Kessler
This week’s Lost Girl, Lori Kessler, discovered her love for travel after she graduated college. Intrigued by the unique places she visited, she is now determined to leave her perfect New York life behind for adventure around the world. ***** Where to begin.  Let’s start with booking a one-way...
December 7th, 2011 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Cecilia (Cici) Haynes

Lost Girl of the Week: Cecilia (Cici) Haynes
This week’s Lost Girl, Cici Haynes, graduated from the University of Virginia last year, and currently lives in Lhasa, Tibet. She is a third culture kid (TCK) who was born in Hong Kong and has lived in Calcutta, Taiwan, Beijing, New Delhi, the U.S., Chennai, and Manila. Soon after graduating, she...
November 30th, 2011 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More