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Banff, Yoho, and Jasper National Parks

My mom and I stopped in Banff, Yoho and Jasper National Parks for about a day on our way to Alaska. The neighboring parks were home to towering mountains, oddly blue and emerald-colored lakes and breathtaking waterfalls. 25 more words


My (very) mini road trip to the Adirondacks

Where did the time go? Last time I checked, it was the end of June, and I vehemently said to myself that I would consistently blog over the summer. 567 more words


Minnesota by Morning

It was brought to my attention that my last post was a bit of a cliffhanger.  Those of you who are waiting with baited breath, on the edge of your seat, or biting your fingernails, this post is for you. 1,591 more words

Road Kill

Hope springs eternal. That’s why I hope to never go on a Girls’ Weekend without a can of pepper spray again.

You know that saying: “You never really know someone until you travel with them”? 643 more words


Cleans and Crafties in Kalamazoo


After our fantastic day at CrossFit Naptown in Indianapolis, we weren’t sure what to prepare for going forward.  We wondered, both aloud to each other and silently to ourselves, whether or not to expect the same kind of treatment at every affiliate we were planning to visit.   695 more words

Day 5: Wandering in San Francisco

After a good night’s sleep, we set out for downtown San Francisco from our hotel near the airport (parking rates at downtown hotels are outrageous!). From my experience from last time, the tourist destinations are mostly accessible by walking or public transportation, so we parked at facility near Union Square which had unbelievably reasonable rates.  231 more words