north america, Travel

HAWAII

December 2009

Christmas in Hawaii is another deal altogether. All of the Christmas spirit is there, but paired with the chill vibe of the island. (Mele Kalikimaka!) Also, gorgeous weather. Hawaii was one of my favorite vacations of all time because we had a bit of everything. Sun, surf, mountains and culture. 

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north america, Travel

SAN FRANCISCO

Unlike my other travels, I was alone in San Francisco. Well, I was visiting one of my best friends & going to Outside Lands with her. However, I was alone during the day while she was at work. There’s something to be said about exploring alone. I don’t think I’m well-versed enough on the topic yet, but I have a theory. When you’re in the mood to spontaneously explore a place–do it alone. If you’re in the mood to really chill, relax and just soak up the atmosphere–do it with your family. If you want to just have a good time and do a bunch of activities/road trip, go with a big group of people. Anyway, San Francisco was a perfect place to be alone.

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north america, texas, Travel

WEST TEXAS

March 2015
Guys, I love Texas. Texas was the place I grew up. It played host to the part of my childhood that I remember to be fun and full of cartoons, sidewalk chalk and supportive friends. During high school, I wasn’t so appreciative of the place–as most angsty teens. I couldn’t wait to get out and make a life of my own. Little did I know that I would spend four more years in Texas and completely fall in love with Austin. I can gush about why I think growing up in Texas was a big positive in my life (or you can watch Boyhood and feel nostalgia like you’ve never felt before), but I’ll just crack on with the post now.

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