For my boyfriend Brandon’s 19th birthday I wanted to do something extra fun & special. We both recently watched Stranger Things on Netflix and like the rest of the world, we quickly became obsessed. I decided that would be a good theme for his birthday and incorporated the show into the activities we did for […]Read more "A “Stranger Things” Birthday"
There are a lot of things that are exciting about turning twenty. I will no longer be a teenager, I will be half way done with college, and most importantly, I’ll be that much closer to 21. As I’m approaching my last few days of being a “teen”, there are a lot of things I […]Read more "Things I Love About Being 19"
When my parents told me that we were moving from a small town in Ohio to Las Vegas, I honestly had no idea there was anything past the strip. After living in Vegas for over four years I have come to love this city, no matter how many times my friends claim to hate it. […]Read more "This is Vegas?"
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, […]Read more "It’s True, Portland Is Freaking Weird"
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 […]Read more "Life is Grand at the Grand Canyon"
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 […]Read more "To the Love of My Life,"
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 […]Read more "Mom Jeans & Graffiti"