Gather Around

Gather around, the men are here to speak Open up your ears, they’re here to lead To teach you all the ways in which God made you weak To remind you Continue Reading

Watching the World Change

It's June 2020, and I've taken one trip this year- a trip to NYC by myself the first weekend of the year. The plan after that was to stay home for Continue Reading

Trying to Find the Wonder

It’s interesting watching people post about their decade- the ups and the downs, the accomplishments and the disappointments. This was the first decade for me that really couldn’t be measured by Continue Reading

Honestly, I Hate Flying

I’m what you’d call “super claustrophobic”, and as a result I really don’t enjoy flying. I love to BE at new locations but I don’t love the process of GETTING there Continue Reading

Hawaii Adventures with Friends

https://youtu.be/QpdXin0-6Xs I’ve never really thought much about visiting Hawaii before- probably because it’s one of those places that seems unattainable from the time you’re a kid. But, my good friend moved Continue Reading

First Visit to Hilton Head South Carolina

The best part of working from home is that it doesn’t always have to be home. Last month I was able to go to Hilton Head with some friends of mine Continue Reading

We Took the Coast Starlight Train to Portland

My friend Elizabeth and I have been saying for years we wanted to take the Coast Starlight train from California up to Portland, and finally decided to make it happen this Continue Reading

Short Visit to Jersey & NYC

One of my favorite cities to visit is New York City. There are always fun things to do, and once you get yourself to the city it’s pretty easy to get Continue Reading

Switzerland and Italy with Childhood Friends

https://youtu.be/XeXKL1exTwo Me and 3 of my childhood friends have talked about going to Switzerland together for some time, and I’d started wondering if a trip like that could work out. Well, Continue Reading

Iceland: An Overview

https://youtu.be/IlF6H8fwoRI Blogs were super helpful when we were planning out trip to Iceland, so here's some info that might be useful for others! FLIGHTSWe found tickets from Baltimore to Reykjavik for Continue Reading

Iceland Day 3 & 4

On Wednesday we decided to do the Golden Circle. This is a route that offers lots of different things like a crater, geysers, a waterfall, and a national park. Because of Continue Reading

Iceland Day 2

We didn’t head out for the day until about 10, because we were all moving real slow with the time change, and the exhaustion from the 2 days of getting to Continue Reading

Iceland Day 1

Our plan was to arrive at 6:00 AM Monday morning, grab breakfast, check in to our AirBnB, check out the city we were staying in (Harfnajour) before heading to the Blue Continue Reading

If You Visit Zion, Check Out Kanarra Falls

For years I’ve wanted to visit Zion National Park, and in October my friend Crystal and I finally decided to meet up with our other friend Emily and go check it Continue Reading

Sedona, Page, and Hidden Springs

https://youtu.be/qRW2pnntOP4 When Liz and I got to the airport for our VERY early flight to Arizona, we were met with an overbooked flight and a terminal full of cranky people. The Continue Reading

Packing Is Half the Fun

I’ve become a nerd about packing. For the last couple of years I've tried to avoid checking bags, because I hate waiting for luggage at the end of the trip. Also, Continue Reading

New Years Haiti Trip

(from my old blog- but I wanted to save it!) On the first full day of my 3rd trip to Haiti, I looked at my travel companions and said, “Maybe my years Continue Reading

Camping Out for Saturday Night Live

***I realize this is kind of detailed. However, I found the blogs of other people SUPER helpful when I was searching for information on camping out for tickets- so figured I Continue Reading