5 Tips for the Grand Canyon in Winter

They didn’t name it the Grand Canyon for nothing… it’s literally every bit of jaw-dropping beauty that everyone describes it as. And if anyone says they were underwhelmed by it you absolutely cannot trust that person because they are a psychopath. Kidding… mostly. 😉 ANYWAY, my first experience to the Grand Canyon was in winterContinue reading “5 Tips for the Grand Canyon in Winter”

The Ideal 4-Day Big Island Itinerary

Got Hawaii on your mind? I can’t say I blame you. The Aloha State is full of incredible scenery and ever since I got back I’ve been constantly dreaming of how quickly I can go back. Like, checking Google Flights on the regular to see if I can still make it back in time duringContinue reading “The Ideal 4-Day Big Island Itinerary”

Sunrise at Great Sand Dunes National Park

The sleeper hit of my road trip from St. Louis out to Wyoming and back was Great Sand Dunes National Park in Colorado. We didn’t have a ton of time to spend there but I knew I wanted to make a stop here. So, I needed to figure out what was the best time toContinue reading “Sunrise at Great Sand Dunes National Park”

What to Pack for Hawaii – The Ultimate Packing List

If you’re like me, you do a lot of research going into a trip. Like I’m probably the Monica Gellar of planning trips, but more of a Phoebe when I’m actually on vacation. Since we were going to both Maui and the Big Island, there was a lot of planning going on. I needed toContinue reading “What to Pack for Hawaii – The Ultimate Packing List”

A Day at Haleakala National Park

If you’ve become a national parks queen like me (I mean, I basically wrote a love letter to them), you can’t come to Hawaii without spending a day at Haleakala National Park. We spent a full day day there in order to experience an ancient volcano crater. There are other things to do in theContinue reading “A Day at Haleakala National Park”

The Perfect 4-Day Maui Itinerary

Picking an island to visit on your Hawaiian vacation is like picking a holiday shaped Reese’s… you kind of can’t go wrong, they’re all great. But if you’re planning your trip and you’ve decided you’ve got to hit up The Valley Isle, I’ve got a 4-day Maui itinerary that will allow you to experience theContinue reading “The Perfect 4-Day Maui Itinerary”

The Best Gift for the Outdoor Adventurer in Your Life

Honestly, it’s 2020 and if you aren’t scrambling for last minute gift ideas this holiday season what is wrong with you? I say that with love, envy, and confusion. Because this year has been crazy and you seemingly have your shit together. But I digress. If you’re like the rest of us and need aContinue reading “The Best Gift for the Outdoor Adventurer in Your Life”

15 Tips for Hawaii Travel During COVID

Planning some Hawaii travel during COVID and want to find out some tips and insider information for dealing with the restrictions from someone who’s already done it? You’ve come to the right place. The Short Version Make sure to go through a trusted travel partner of Hawaii; nothing else will get you in without quarantining.Continue reading “15 Tips for Hawaii Travel During COVID”

4 Easy Ways to Access Sedona Views

While a weekend in Sedona can mean challenging, incredible hikes, it doesn’t actually require an incredible amount of effort to find beautiful views. Personally, I was shocked by how accessible Sedona is. You really don’t need to expel a lot of energy to find insanely beautiful views; half the time you can just pull overContinue reading “4 Easy Ways to Access Sedona Views”