sonoma : a video

Recorded exclusively on a Samsung Galaxy S5 (because we forgot the GoPro). You can read more about my birthday trip to wine country here! The past year or so I’ve really fallen in love with making short travel videos of all of our trips – usually recorded on our GoPro. Video is something I’ve never really explored, and besides being […]

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sonoma, california

Three years. Three years I’ve been waiting to make our return to Sonoma, and this year we finally made it happen for my birthday weekend. Drinking wine, reading in a hammock, and playing with Kip at the lake – honestly, could I have a better birthday? Thankful to have rung in my 20 (something) year […]

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documenting solo travel

I don’t think it’s any surprise that I love photos – taking them and being in them. All through college I was unofficially designated as the group photographer and carried my camera with me everywhere. This lead to a LOT of photos (for which I know everyone was secretly grateful, even if they did make […]

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seattle, washington

This past weekend I got to have a quick girls’ weekend with my sister and cousin in Seattle, Washington. I’ve been to Portland (and LOVED it), so Seattle was next on my list. My sister is working as a travel nurse up there for a few months, so it was the perfect excuse to visit. I […]

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europe on film

I finally got my film developed from our Europe trip – only a couple of rolls as I mostly used my phone (no DSLR this trip). I used a new film I was able to get on Amazon Now, so whether it’s the quality of the film or user error, there weren’t as many I […]

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sweet summertime

Summer is upon us, and I am ecstatic. Something about this season, especially this year, breathes new life into me. Sure, with this sudden heatwave I’m having flashbacks of the unbearable, unsleepable heat in our apartment last year. But even though the heat drains and exhausts you, it makes you feel like you are really living, you […]

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Euro Trip : Stockholm, Sweden

Our last stop was Stockholm. This is where we were to fly out of – so to Stockholm we went. As I mentioned in my Paris post, I didn’t have a lot of must-sees for Stockholm, so a day and a half visit seemed sufficient enough. We stayed in an awesome AirBnB – a townhouse […]

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