I gave up beef totally on a whim: it was the second day of 2017, and my friend told me casually that her New Years Resolution was to cut out beef. She encouraged me to do it, too; I was just like “Okay, sure, I’ll give up beef with you.” That night I watched aRead more
Machu Picchu has been my number one dream destination for as long as I can remember. Last summer, I decided it was finally time! Hiking to Machu Picchu was 10/10 one of the greatest things I believe I will do in my lifetime. And guess what?? I had never even slept in a tent beforeRead more
Road tripping through National Parks with ten friends was one of the coolest college experiences. There were some ups and downs (mostly ups) … I definitely learned a good bit! Below I’ve outlined everything I’ll be keeping in mind as I plan my next trip for a large group. If you’re interested in what exactlyRead more
The actual itinerary for a trip I took with ten friends visiting the Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon, and Zion National Parks! We travelled mid-March; the weather was mid-60s during the day and perfect for hiking, and pretty chilly at night. Planning a trip for such a large group was a bit tricky, but I thinkRead more
While I did not study abroad in college, I did spend a summer at a field station, which definitely felt like a different country.