5 things to do in Columbia, SC

Apr. 1, 2017 by

I have lived in South Carolina for over two years now but I haven’t spent much time in the capital city. A few weekends ago, I caught up with Sister and some good friends and we decided to see what

Bullet Journaling for Travel Lovers!

Mar. 19, 2017 by

I recently got on the bullet journal train, and I’m hooked! When it comes to organization, I love writing things down in a planner. The calendar in my phone isn’t quite my style. But my planner is bulky and I

Check out my New Favorite Packing Tool!

Jan. 15, 2017 by

Okay guys, yesterday I discovered my new favorite packing tool! In the past, I praised packing cubes as being my favorite packing invention. As of yesterday evening at 8:34pm, they have been dethroned. A good friend of mine came to visit me

A Quick Get-Away in Birmingham, AL

Dec. 23, 2016 by

Teachers everywhere rejoice – it is Winter Break! My life is usually very “Go Go Go” so I am using this time off for some much needed rest and relaxation traveling! I was long overdue for a trip to see Bestie,

The Perfect Holiday Gift for the Travel-fanatic

Dec. 12, 2016 by

This holiday season, you might be wondering what to get the travel-loving people in your life. One of my favorite and most used travel items is the packing cube. These humble fabric boxes have transformed the way I organize my

When life gives you flight cancelations, take road trips

Nov. 8, 2016 by

“Sorry, your flight is canceled.” We were standing at the airline counter in Los Angeles. Exhausted from the time change and the five hour flight from Atlanta we had just stepped off of, “your flight is canceled” sounded like a

To Airbnb or not to Airbnb

Oct. 30, 2016 by

Most of us would never consider crashing with a complete stranger, especially not for an extended period of time, especially not in an unknown city, and especially not with a stranger we happened to meet on the internet. And yet,

The Ultimate Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip

Sep. 25, 2016 by

An old friend, a new friend, four days, and nowhere to be. My west coast adventure began like most great spontaneous friend road trips do. Out of the blue, someone says, “Hey, I have a crazy idea.” Thirty minutes later,

Planning for Four Days in NYC

Jul. 20, 2016 by

Next week, I will be spending four days in New York City! I have been to New York just once before, but I was younger and less open to big city adventures. Sister and I went a few summers ago