monument valley, capitol reef, arches, canyonlands

in the beginning of this past december, we were two parks away from finishing our 30% national park goal – we decided to finish them with arches and mesa verde national park. we drove out to colorado first but the snow was so bad that the park ranger turned us around. we were pretty bummed…

bryce canyon national park

I love utah. I love it so much that I’m borderline obsessed. for a couple of years, certain things¬†led me to have hard feelings towards the state as a whole and now that they’ve been resolved, I feel like I’m playing catch up again and wanting to go any and every chance we get.¬†andrew took…

zion national park

someone asked me why 59 national parks became a goal of ours and why now. as to why it became a goal, I thought the national park map I had gotten andrew was really cool when I was browsing on etsy and so when he opened it on his birthday, we were just in awe…

horseshoe roadtrip: az, nm, co, ut

There were a lot of reasons why Court and I did this roadtrip but one of the main ones was having quality sister time before I got married. We stopped off first in Vegas to visit Lauren and then early the next morning left for Sedona. And by the way, everyone always stops at the…

2015 – part I

Well. It’s been more than a year since I’ve posted anything on here. The first part of this year was somewhat difficult as I felt like a lot of the hardships from 2014 bled into 2015. I spent most of this half trying to navigate through it all and read. a lot. I mean I’ve…

25 February: Salt Lake City, UT

this trip was an impulse buy previously purchased a month in advance. I was studying for midterms and really just wanted to be somewhere else.