How to Make Your Wedding Less Stressful: Choose Awesome Wedding Vendors

It’s been just about a month since my wedding, and it has been a whirlwind since then! Lots of planning went into that day… and then it was over. My husband and I spend the next 3 weeks traveling across Asia and Europe until finally settling back into our home in Italy. Before getting back…

Ljubljana, Slovenia [PHOTO BLOG]

One of the countries never on my bucket list was Slovenia. In fact, the whole trip, I kept calling it Slovakia 🙈. BUT it was an interesting little country to explore for the weekend! Joe had been there before, and it was an easy 2 hour drive from Aviano. We stayed in Ljubljana (pronounced like…

Venice, Italy [PHOTO BLOG]

After about 3 weeks of living in Italy (an hour from Venice, mind you), I finally visited Venice! It was such a magical city! I didn’t get to check everything off my Venice bucket list (yes, I do have an actual list). Instead, we spent most of the day just wandering around. It just gives…

Portland, Oregon [Photo Blog]

Despite all the traveling that I’ve done, I had never been to the west coast (shame on me, I know). So naturally when my travel partner had a wedding out near Portland, Oregon and asked me if I wanted to go, I was onboard! Apparently we brought our east coast weather with us (yay for…

Exploring Boston

When friends move away, it’s always a bittersweet time. Bitter because now I can’t see my friends very often. Sweet because now I get to go visit them and explore their new city! So after a year of saying I was going to make the trek out to visit my friends who moved to Boston,…

Mystery Rocks

There is no certainty; there is only adventure. -Roberto Assagioli

Passing the Time

If you spend too much time thinking about a think, you’ll never get it done. -Bruce Lee

Lost in Wonderland — Oh Wait, It’s Just a Hotel

It’s a good thing we had a guide — otherwise, we would have gotten completely lost. I was awed by this hotel. There was a river, boats, houses, restaurants, and thousands of plants — things I never would have expected to find in a hotel. Since I work at an indoor farm, the “green” geek in…

Kindred Spirit

I had to take four photos of one person for my photography class. Naturally, I picked my littlest sister.

Take the Jump

I want it to be summer, and I want to go cliff jumping.