Travel

A Week in Moab: Sightseeing, Free Camping, & Hiking

A Week in Moab: Sightseeing, Free Camping, & Hiking

March 31, 20215 min read

F ree camping, arch sighting, long hiking, oh my! In March we took off for a camping road trip to Moab, Utah. We were blown away by all of the trails, activities, and campsites around Moab. After our 5 night stay, it felt like we barely scratched the surface of what the area has to offer.  I put together a list of all the things we experienced in Moab. If you are headed to Utah…

Camping Road Trip Essentials: Packing List & Storage Tips

Camping Road Trip Essentials: Packing List & Storage Tips

March 31, 20215 min read

A ustin and I took our first big road trip in 2019. We were two college kids on a broke college kid budget. Naturally, we figured out some tips and tricks to enjoying the national parks on a scrappy budget. Annual parks pass, borrowing equipment, showering in Lifetime gyms, etc. By the time you are reading this, we have taken off and since returned from a trip through Colorado and Utah. We are (not…

Staycation Series: A Weekend Getaway to Duluth, MN

Staycation Series: A Weekend Getaway to Duluth, MN

October 25, 20207 min read

Weekend after weekend, my Instagram feed was filled with photos of beautiful trips to the northern shore of Minnesota. The leaves were turning, the sun was shining, the colors were vibrant. So naturally, once Austin finished his first round of med school midterms, we booked a getaway to Duluth, MN to see what the hype was all about. Turns out we accidentally purchased the winter edition of what everyone else got… We made the…

Two Weeks on the Road: How to Travel Inexpensively

Two Weeks on the Road: How to Travel Inexpensively

August 13, 201910 min read

Earlier this summer, my boyfriend Austin and I took a two-week road trip through South Dakota, Wyoming, Montana, and North Dakota. The first week of our trip was spent camping at various places and the second week was split between time with my family in Montana and Austin’s family in North Dakota. While time spent lodging with our families was free of charge (thank you, you guys are the best), the first week of…