• An old stone wall stretching across a field in the Lake District, UK
    Europe Travel

    Love and Lambs in the Lake District // Our Perfect 4 Day Romantic Lake District Break

    From gorgeous hikes to cute hideaway cafes, now is the perfect time to take a romantic Lake District break. There has never been a time in the last few years of living in the UK where I haven’t wanted to go to the Lake District. With its rolling hills and lakes covered in mist, there really is no place that epitomizes the United Kingdom better. And yet somehow, it kept not happening. Like, I would keep looking at hotels and sticking in dates but then never actually taking the leap and booking a stay. I would see other people’s posts on their blogs and social media and think to myself:…

  • Addie hiking with her backpack
    Central America Travel,  Travel Itineraries

    Marvelous Monteverde // 2 Day Monteverde, Costa Rica Itinerary

    Disclaimer: this post may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase from one of them I will recieve a small commision at no extra cost to you, which allows me to keep this blog up and running! The secret is out: Monteverde, Costa Rica is THE place to go if you’re looking for an adventure. So naturally, when Daniel’s mom planned our trip to Costa Rica, Monteverde was high on the list. And boy, am I glad we made it. Monteverde is everything a touristy mountain town in Costa Rica should be. From beautiful hiking trails to coffee tours to ziplining and much, much more, if you have a…

  • Addie Mountain Emerald Lake Rocky Mountain National Park
    North America Travel,  Travel Itineraries

    5 Day Denver Itinerary // A Denver & Colorado Itinerary for Maximum Adventure

    Updated November 25, 2019 Are you taking a trip to Denver soon? This 5 day Denver itinerary will have you spending your short time in Colorado exploring and adventuring to the max! Colorado is the perfect place to visit if you’re seeking adventure. From hiking, to rock climbing, to whitewater rafting or mountain biking, everything is within your reach. 5 days in Denver alone is a lot of time,but that gives you plenty of opportunities to get out of the city and enjoy the best that Colorado has to offer! With 5 days in Colorado, you can get a lot of adventure in. Just keep reading to see how you…

  • AVA Whitewater Rafting Idaho Springs Colorado
    North America Travel

    Washing Away Anxiety and Whitewater Rafting

    Disclaimer: this post may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase from one of them I will recieve a small commision at no extra cost to you, which allows me to keep this blog up and running! I’ve never been much of a risk taker. In general, if something’s not 100% safe, you won’t find me doing it. Now, I know what you’re thinking. From what I normally write on this blog, you might assume that I am always up for an adventure. And it’s true. I am. As long as that adventure is safe and promises to be in no way life threatening. Life threatening adventures aren’t exactly…

  • Emerald Lake Rocky Mountain National Park
    North America Travel

    Finding Radiance in the Rocky Mountains // Hiking Emerald Lake Trail

    Disclaimer: this post may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase from one of them I will recieve a small commision at no extra cost to you, which allows me to keep this blog up and running! Finding radiance in Rocky Mountain National Park is not a hard thing to do. After all, it’s a part of the most beautiful mountain range in the world. But, having not been there since I was a kid, I was determined to find the most beautiful part of Rocky Mountain National Park that I could. And I think I did a pretty good job (and by I, I mean Madison, because she did…

  • Perkins Central Garden Trail Garden of the Gods Colorado Springs
    North America Travel

    Dehydration & Deities // An Afternoon at Garden of the Gods

    Disclaimer: this post may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase from one of them I will recieve a small commision at no extra cost to you, which allows me to keep this blog up and running! After a ridiculously long day in Boulder, we decided to sleep in the next morning and get a late start to the following day. Of course, this probably wasn’t the most strategic thing we could have done, given that the following day was Father’s Day, but we were exhausted and not exactly thinking straight. Oops. Garden of the Gods We arrived at Garden of the Gods a little after noon and stopped…