Recent Posts

Chasing the Northern Lights in North Dakota

Sometimes when you look toward the northern horizon, there is a very faint green glow. Some people – like me – can see the glow with the naked eye and others – like Mom – cannot. But don’t worry if you can’t see it, it looks nothing like the photos […]

10 Ways to Spend a Weekend at a Mexican Resort

1.  Don’t do anything 2.  Enjoy the warm weather 3.  Enjoy the beach 4.  Wake up when you want Read More:  Where to Stay in Mexico: The Grand Mayan 5.  Wander through the resort 6.  Lounge by the pool 7.  Go to the swim up pool bar.. frequently 8.  Watch the […]

What Can You Do with 48 Hours on Oahu

I don’t remember how it comes up in conversation, but when I tell people I went to Oahu for a whopping 48 hours they always want to know why. I don’t really have an answer for that. I like Hawaii and I had a couple free days before the school […]

Finding the Beauty in a North Dakota Winter

Winter in North Dakota is cold, brutal, and ugly. Sounds like a delightful place, right? So how could there possibly be any beauty in such a harsh sounding area? You have to know where and how to look for the beauty, it’s all around. Somedays it does suck and is […]

5 Cities in Spain I Would Love to Revisit

Spain will forever hold a special place in my heart. It was the first foreign country I visited. I was 18 and ready to take on the world. With my Spanish high school class, of course. There is so much I know now about traveling that I wish I would […]

Black white Photography

Black and White Photography

When I first started taking photography classes two years ago, I struggled. I struggled with the fact that the photos were going to be on film and that I wasn’t able to see them until I developed the film. I struggled with the fact that they were in black and […]

20 Photos to Inspire You to Travel in 2018

Sometimes, we all need a little inspiration to book the ticket. 2018 is going to be the year we stop saying maybe to things and start saying yes. Book that ticket. Go on that trip. And in case you need some inspiration, here are 20 of my favorite photos to […]