America The Beautiful Day 3: The Grand Staircase

Our third day exploring the canyons had us driving through breathtaking scenery, and we couldn't help but feel in awe, if not insignificantly small, as we experienced millions of years of geological evolution b...

America The Beautiful Day 2: Zion National Park

**WARING** Majorly inspiring and bad-ass photo overload below, thanks to Beth Olson Creative. At 6am we collected ourselves and hiking gear as best we could in the glow of our cellphones and headed back to Zio...

America The Beautiful Day 1: Zion National Park

It's hard to believe that 2015 is more than half over, and that I have been writing this blog for almost a year! Although posts have been more sporadic than I like, I continue to write and share this digital di...

Lava Lands & Open Roads: Camping in Central Oregon

Growing up, my family would take several trips a year to central Oregon's high desert. We would stroll down the streets of the western themed town of Sisters, rent a house in the laid back resort of Sun River, ...

Magical Mexico Road Trip pt. 3

Below is the final part in the Magical Mexico road trip series. There is nothing more satisfying than reliving your travel adventures over again, remembering small details that accumulate to make up your experi...

A Magical Mexico Road Trip pt.2

"Don't drink the water!"   "Aren't you scared of getting kidnapped??"  "Wait, you and two other females are driving through Mexico?? Why?" Yes, these are some of the comments I received upon informing people...

A Magical Mexico Road Trip, part 1

Our flight left PDX international airport at 9pm and we were to arrive in Gudalajara, Jalisco the following morning at the ungodly hour of 3:30 am. After many failed attempts at sleeping, I resigned to pulling ...

Creating Travel Abundance this New Year

Good Monday to you, fine readers, I hope you had the most excellent of weekends!! {It's now currently Wednesday Feb, 11th at 5:30am. I have coffee brewing and I'm making some final changes to the post. But let'...

Why You Should House Sit In Your Own City

I know that my blog has only been active for approximately two months, but I'm already noting some changes and additions I would like to make. This is actually not a daunting task for me, 1) because I don't hav...