After recovering from our 3 week sleep deficit in Portland, we embarked on out ten hour drive to wine country – Napa, California. Ever since our visit in Napa, I feel like my senses are heightened. My sense of smell is stronger. I keep getting whiffs of random things and can pick out exactly what…Continue reading Napa, CA: Welcome to Wine Country
We weren’t particularly interested in seeing Mount Rushmore – or as Sarah refers to it “the faces” – but it was kind of on the way to Yellowstone so we figured we had to check it out. At the very least, snap a picture and leave – which is exactly what we did. To enter…Continue reading Neature Walks In National Parks: Yellowstone, Grand Teton, and Glacier
On our way to the badlands, we stopped at a Midas in some town in South Dakota to get an oil change. The man at the front desk asked why we were going to the badlands. He said prepare to be bored. He turned out to be very wrong. The drive through South Dakota was…Continue reading The Badlands
Day One: After almost 10 hours of driving, we arrived in Chicago from Niagara. We could have gotten there in an hour less time if we drove through Canada, but without our data/ Google Maps working we knew it would turn into an even longer trip. What did we do before gps? Or even Mapquest?!…Continue reading Chicago: Reunited and It Feel So Good!!
After 3 months living the funemployment life in Portland, I flew out to Boston to watch Sarah become a doctor real quick before starting our road trip. Immediately after the hooding ceremony, we grabbed some free food at the reception, escorted Sarah’s directionally challenged mother (sorry Val, it’s true) to her car, and head off…Continue reading From Boston to NY to Niagara: The Road Trip Begins