icelandic eats & treats

wow. iceland has perfected the restaurant game between its immense variety and its quaint and unique ambiances to pair. not to mention the staff, and icelandic people in general, are welcoming, friendly, and have the utmost respect for their costumers. so here we go. get ready for a photo dump because the motto of the… Continue reading icelandic eats & treats

spring in nyc!

i, laura, had the best little day trip to the city last saturday.   although i really had to go to the city for a final project in my textiles class, i wanted to do some fun stuff too! i had never been to the brooklyn bridge so i'm so happy that i made it… Continue reading spring in nyc!

part two: buenos aires, argentina

i am so excited to share photos from my recent trip to argentina! since there's so many pictures, i was there for a week, i am going to break it down by city. for those of you that have never been to argentina, buenos aires is the capital and most modern city in the country.… Continue reading part two: buenos aires, argentina

part one: peru

i, laura, just got back from an amazing vacation in south america. i am so excited to share my travels from peru, argentina, and chile! it was easily the best trip i have been on. we started in cuzco, then visited the sacred valley and ollantaytambo before making our way to machu picchu. i was… Continue reading part one: peru

hello, 2018 !

we are back ! and better than ever. if you didn't notice, we took a little blog break over the holidays. we focused our energy and time on school, family, friends, and being grateful and present. laura just got back from an amazing trip around south america and can't wait to share photos and stories.… Continue reading hello, 2018 !

holiday season in philly

last saturday, i, jane, ventured to downtown philadelphia to explore center city and check out the holiday buzz and decorations. i spent an awesome day with friends taking pictures and enjoying such a festive time of year. below are some (actually a lot of) highlights and my model status adventure companions. obviously, the first stop… Continue reading holiday season in philly

nyc day trip #2

i, laura, really am loving college, but i definitely enjoy getting off campus and going into the city just for the day!  while jane can't come on all these adventures with me like at home, thankfully i have some new friends that are willing to come and put up with me taking a million pictures.… Continue reading nyc day trip #2

weekend adventures

the temperatures in philly this weekend reached the upper 70's. this obviously called for numerous walks and excursions to soak up the last taste of summer before winter weather. keeley and i, jane, started our weekend with a saturday morning walk to coffee and pastries at la columbe and sweet freedom. sweet freedom is known… Continue reading weekend adventures

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

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