day trip to philly

although i've explored downtown philadelphia many times, my day trip on labor day felt unlike my other adventures. i took the train in the morning with no specific schedule or agenda, other than a craving for a good cheesesteak. this gave me a lot of flexibility in where to go and what to see. abby… Continue reading day trip to philly

questival continued

i, laura, had the amazing opportunity to compete in cotopaxi's questival twin cities. it was seriously the adventure of a lifetime.  questival, in short, is an adventure race with over 280 challenges that are mostly specific to the city it takes place in... watch this super cool video for a better explanation! my favorite challenges… Continue reading questival continued

banff national park in alberta, canada 

i, jane, got to spend this past week exploring banff national park. it was one of the most beautiful places i have ever experienced. i biked, hiked, canoed, and road tripped my way through banff and lake louise. below are some pictures.  for anyone who gets the chance to visit, here are my best tips: … Continue reading banff national park in alberta, canada 

tokyo fashion

i, jane, just got back from tokyo, japan a few days ago! (more to come on my itinerary soon) when i went to tokyo, i had a single vision of what kind of fashion i would see. i imagined the eccentric, colorful "baby doll" style outfits that people tend to stereotype tokyo for having. however,… Continue reading tokyo fashion

LA for a few days

hope everyone is having a good wednesday! i am in the final push until spring break, while jane is already on her way to tokyo (more on that soon)! i visited my sister in LA last weekend and ran into some cool stuff: thank you, bella for having us and abby for being my travel buddy!

laura in miami!

both jane and i were lucky enough to get some sun in florida (i was in miami and jane in fort lauderdale) last weekend! here's some of my fav pics from the weekend:  

spring break shoes

happy wednesday, everyone!! we are definitely looking forward to getting somewhere warm in the next few months. luckily, we both have some trips on the calendar! here's our favorite sandals for this spring season: (click & scroll over picture for number) links: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 happy… Continue reading spring break shoes

a christmas cruise

this past week, i, jane, spent my time on a cruise through florida and cozumel, mexico. it was a fun filled week spent with some of the most special people in my life, my family. here are a few pictures from our time at sea. the trip started in miami, florida. we celebrated being reunited… Continue reading a christmas cruise

weekend in maryland!

happy monday everyone! this weekend i, jane, visited maryland. similar to my trip over the summer, i stayed in annapolis with friends of friends. i spent my long weekend walking around town, shopping, eating plenty of delicious food, etc. we also visited the us naval academy and went to the army vs. navy football in… Continue reading weekend in maryland!

summer posts from around the web

summer is a great time for many bloggers to share trips, projects, and outdoor parties. here are some of our favorites from around the web! designlovefest's outdoor brunch the londoner's evening in provence barefoot blonde's renovated living room taza's boat ride in italy  evergreen and ivy's hot air balloon adventure and really any of the… Continue reading summer posts from around the web