My love for Oregon first emerged after watching “The Goonies”. For years I have wanted to visit the Goon Docks, and this May I finally got the opportunity to. We arrived in Portland soaking wet and ready for adventure. After two days of experiencing some of the weirdest and most mesmerizing things in my life, […]
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One of my favorite moments in Parks and Recreation is when Andy and April drive all the way to see the Grand Canyon from Pawnee, and once they arrive Andy says, “Where are the faces… of the Presidents?”. Inspired by their adventure, Brandon and I took a little road trip to see the Grand Canyon for the […]
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Are you even allowed to call someone the love of your life when you’re 19? I don’t know about my entire life, but he’s definitely the love of my “life” right now. He was also the love of my life at the age of 17 & 18, so here’s the correct title, “To the Love of […]
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Follow my blog with Bloglovin Hiking in New Zealand, sipping coffee in Paris, swimming in Tahiti… my bucket list is overflowing with unchecked boxes next to foreign places. A day doesn’t go by where I’m not looking at flight costs or scrolling through Pinterest for the perfect bathing suits for vacations that I’m not going […]
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It was really hard to get out of bed this morning. Last night we decided we were going to get up and go hiking at the Valley of Fire, but this morning the gloomy weather called for movies and cuddles. I put aside my lazy desires and we took an hour drive to the state park […]
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My favorite kind of places to travel to are full of character, charisma, and calories; and let me tell you, San Francisco doesn’t disappoint. One of the best things about San Francisco is there’s always something new to see and explore. This time around we went down cement slides on pieces of cardboard, stayed at […]
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During Thanksgiving break Lover Boy & I took a road trip from Las Vegas to Salt Lake City. It’s around a six hour drive, and instead of rushing to get there, we decided to take our time and make stops along the way. We used the website Roadtrippers, which is awesome. You enter your starting point and ending point and it gives you all kinds of awesome pit stops along your route! Our favorite stops were Rowley’s Red Barn & the Up house! It was so fun to explore a new city… now I’m just counting down the days until Christmas break
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