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What You Should Know if You Date a Girl Who Travels

What You Should Know if You Date a Girl Who Travels

Travel: it’s exciting, it’s interesting, and it can teach us so many things. Since traveling encompasses so many things; it makes sense that dating a girl who travels will offer the same experiences right? If you come across a girl who travels (or a guy), […]

Differences Between A Vacation and Volunteering Abroad

Differences Between A Vacation and Volunteering Abroad

I’m excited to say the first person to have written for my blog is my own mother! I co-wrote this post with her [Lynda], as she has participated in a few trips volunteering abroad. In June 2017, she visited the Dominican Republic, which will be […]

5 Travel Packing List Essentials

5 Travel Packing List Essentials

Traveling always requires some level of “strategic planning” when it comes to packing for your trip. Whether you’re meandering about a city, relaxing on a beach, or hiking in the mountains, the items in your suitcase vary. Regardless of my destination, there are always 5 […]

5 Best United States Cities to Visit

5 Best United States Cities to Visit

In the scheme of life, my traveling days have truly just begun. I’ve done minimal international travel (so far), so most of our family vacations growing up have been within the United States. People often ask me where has been the “best” place I’ve visited, […]

Sh!t Travelers Hate Hearing

Sh!t Travelers Hate Hearing

Anyone who loves travel and makes an effort to visit a new destination at least once a year has heard SO many comments: some good and…well, some bad. Some are also just plain stupid. To the travelers: hope you get a chuckle and some of […]

Experiencing Iceland’s Geysers | Golden Circle Route

Experiencing Iceland’s Geysers | Golden Circle Route

Iceland’s geysers are one of the largest attractions in the country, and they’re a must see. You can find them in the Golden Circle route along with Gullfoss waterfall and Þingvellir Park. A rain jacket is recommended when on the Golden Circle Route.  Though, I visited […]

Grand Palladium Jamaica Resort Review

Grand Palladium Jamaica Resort Review

Last October, my best friend and I took a trip to Jamaica. (By the way, 10/10 would totally recommend traveling with your BFF). It was a pretty spontaneous trip right after I graduated from university. We booked our trip about 3 months in advance, and it ended […]

Hiking Governor Dodge State Park | Muddy, Bloody, & Wet!

Hiking Governor Dodge State Park | Muddy, Bloody, & Wet!

On Memorial Day Weekend, I crossed off another Wisconsin State Park off my bucket list: Governor Dodge State Park! I live a short two hour drive away (153 mi, 246 km), so it was the perfect day trip with my parents. It’s so wonderful to see gorgeous scenery […]

15 Not So Typical Wanderlust Quotes

15 Not So Typical Wanderlust Quotes

  Everybody knows now how flooded Instagram has gotten with quotes! From motivational quotes to scriptural to even the jab-at-the-ex boyfriend (girl, we’ve ALL been there), it’s all a little overdone. True, all of us girls love a good quote (admit it….), but lately I’m starting […]

Summer Festivals | 10 Things to Do in Milwaukee This Summer

Summer Festivals | 10 Things to Do in Milwaukee This Summer

The Midwest is so much more than “fly over” states, especially Wisconsin. (Anyone get that country song reference?) More than just cheese and beer, Milwaukee is quite the hot spot in the summer! There are no shortages of summer festivals ranging from ethnic, music, beer […]