2016 – A (Part-time) Traveler’s Review

My yearly review is one of my favorite posts of the year. I love looking back and remembering all the year’s ups and downs. Crazy enough, this is my FIFTH yearly recap! How is that possible?! (By the way, you can read 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015 here.)

While according to the internets 2016 was a smoldering hellfire, for me it was the year I found my footing in my career and friendships. I moved from sales to marketing (a MUCH better fit), traveled abroad to five countries (Mexico, Iceland, Belgium, France and England), and made incredible friends in Colorado.

However it wasn’t a perfect year. I still haven’t struck the perfect balance between work and play, and I still struggle with anxiety. If I relax on the weekends, I’m bored and listless, but if I ski or travel too much, I’m exhausted. As my best friend said, I have type A ambitions but type B

Keep reading this article on Ashley Abroad.

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