Travel Inspiration: Stunning Photo Essay of Dominican Republic

This past June, before moving to South Korea, I spent almost a full month beneath the Caribbean sun in Dominican Republic. It was a blissful summer spent laying by the pool, floating in the ocean, scuba diving with starfish, and eating every type of seafood I could get my hands on. The DR is one of […]

A Hidden Shoe Shop in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

One of my favorite things to do when I’m traveling is SHOP! I look for hidden roads with little boutiques, vintage stores, jewelry stands; really, anything I can get my hands on. I even love the big crowded markets where you get swept away by waves of people. Walking down the street one day in […]

EWWW Image Optimizer

IMPORTANT NOTE: The WebP naming scheme was changed in 2.0.1 to avoid filename conflicts. You will need to update your rewrite rules via the settings page, and run the WebP upgrade script. Every image in the Media Library with a WebP version using the old naming scheme will have a link to the upgrade process […]

What Shocked Me Most About Living Abroad in Korea (And How I Dealt With It)

I’ve been living abroad in Daegu, South Korea for a little under five months now, and although the initial culture shock has dwindled, I’m still surprised by new things every day. Just this morning I tried a new flavor of Gimbap (veggies and meat rolled in rice & seaweed, kind of like sushi); I didn’t know […]