I don’t really know why I ever wanted to do an Ironman in the first place. I suppose it’s sort of the natural evolution for an average runner who takes up biking: a local tri, a half iron, and then an attempt to swing a full. Sheer curiosity at whether or not I could actually finish one was … [Read more...] about Ironman Cozumel 2019 Race Report
One of the most common questions I get on Instagram and Facebook is what kind of camera do you use?? This is a tricky one for me to answer because my posts and videos are hardly ever created with just one camera. As a wedding photographer, I accumulated a lot of gear. As a travel blogger, I … [Read more...] about What kind of camera do you use?
This is another one for all my local STL friends!! If you’ve been on Instagram, chances are you’ve seen some of your friends exploring St. Louis with a little black book that almost looks like a passport. This is the St. Louis Experience Booklet created and sold by @stlouisgram. I have 2 of them … [Read more...] about Everything You Need to Know About the STL Experience Booklet
Typically, packing is no big thing for me. I’m usually able to throw a suitcase together the morning of a trip without missing hardly anything. You’d think I’d have the system down for every kind of trip, but that wasn’t the case for Hawaii. If you are here, there is a good chance you also found … [Read more...] about What to Pack for a Week in Maui, Hawaii
Wow oh wow, is Hawaii beautiful! If you’ve been following along on Instagram, then you probably saw that I spent last week on the incredible island of Maui. My friend Jessica (you probably know her from my Iceland or Seattle videos) and I had been waiting and waiting for the day that Southwest … [Read more...] about Maui, Hawaii Trip Recap | August 2019
Every time I travel my dad asks me the same question as I am walking out the door, “Are you staying in an AirBNB?” to which the answer is almost always yes. He rolls his eyes and then tells me, “Use your head if at all possible.” It’s his favorite piece of advice to give. It’s a question I think … [Read more...] about Is it safe to stay in an AirBNB?