Hey, I'm Mel!
I'm a tea sommelier, an adventurer, a language lover, and a photographer! I love finding new ways of seeing the world. Chasing an unconventional life inspires me. In my writing here I'm pursuing to be as raw and honest as possible. I'm goofy, sarcastic, and straightforward. I want to make you feel comfortable so you can sit down with a cup of tea and chat like we're family. Welcome to my corner of the internet.
Tea Places November 6, 2015 The Tea House Challenge at Lake Louise a.k.a. one of the best goddamned days of my life. I'm so excited we've finally arrived here! I wanted to share this with everyone for so long. Someday I am going to become a tea house hermit in the ... Travel August 8, 2013 Hiking Akiyoshidai and Akiyoshido Shots on the way, hiking up to Akiyoshidai (秋吉台国定公園) in Yamaguchi Prefecture (山口県), Japan. On another note, I freaking love VSCO’s new Film 04 Slide presets for Lightroom. Amazing bold colours. Remin...