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 

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!

us naval academy & annapolis

today we drove from philly to richmond, va but stopped for an afternoon meal and stroll around the gorgeous annapolis. it is the cutest little town with great dining, shopping, and views of the water. a large part of the downtown area is taken up by the naval academy which is an amazing experience in… Continue reading us naval academy & annapolis

an afternoon in philly

i (jane) am in philadelphia ! i got here in the afternoon and was able to spend a few hours downtown touring around. we made the most of our only evening here and ended up walking 8.3 miles but enjoyed every step. we started at independence park and the liberty bell. obviously a must for first… Continue reading an afternoon in philly

weekend recap

happy monday! wow. what i weekend i, jane, had ! friday: lakeside and loved it. i got to spend the day on the water and finish with a bonfire surrounded by friends and family. saturday: i went to mpls' basilica block party and saw phillip phillips, milky chance, and the fray. they were so amazing live.… Continue reading weekend recap

jane in boston

this past weekend, jane went to boston, massachusetts and providence, rhode island. here are some pictures from her adventures there. walking around boston university the harvard book store and inspirational graffiti driving through providence, rhode island in love with the new england homes downtown boston zinneken's waffles & sweet cupcakes boston has so much to… Continue reading jane in boston

a notable weekend

this weekend, i, jane, got to go to the chicago area. i was invited to join my lacrosse coach and a team of girls she had gathered  from all around minnesota to play in a tournament in naperville, Illinois. from the fourteen hours, round trip, in the backseat, to meeting some really great people, to… Continue reading a notable weekend

cali part two

this past weekend, over easter, jane made another trip to cali because she just couldn't stay away after her trip to san fran. (what's not to love about the golden state?!) this time though, she stayed on the santa monica beach and made day trips to and throughout the city. she enjoyed relaxing on the beach,… Continue reading cali part two

can’t stay away from cali

we are back in california again! this time, jane spent a weekend in san francisco and absolutely loved it. she enjoyed biking along the beach, picture ops at the golden gate bridge, the gorgeous houses, the one and only lombard street, and even made a day trip to sausalito. here are some of her many photos from the… Continue reading can’t stay away from cali