12 Mar 2015

Random (Austiny) Stuff List

Howdy, y’all. Can you tell by my accent that I’m currently in Texas?

I promise I’ll write you a real post all about all the cool things I’ve been seeing and doing and eating in Austin, but until then, here’s a random stuff list.

1. Since I arrived here, I’ve been on a mission […]

21 Dec 2014

4 Reasons to Love Detroit (Yes, I said LOVE. And, no, I’m not kidding.)

You guys, I went to Detroit last weekend, and I LOOOOVVVEEED it.

I’m sure you weren’t expecting me to say that.

Heck, I wasn’t expecting me to say that.

The truth is that Detroit and I haven’t always been besties.

The only other time I’d been to Detroit was about six years ago. I […]

5 Dec 2014

Mitten List: Ride the North Pole Express

I always thought I had a pretty good handle on what the North Pole might be like.

I mean, I wouldn’t consider myself an expert by any means. But I thought I knew a thing or two.

After all, I’ve seen Elf approximately five billion-jillion times. (And I will continue to watch it five […]

5 Oct 2014

Reasons Why Even the Most Irritable, Antisocial, Solo Traveler Should Travel with Other People Every Once in a While

You guys, you guys, you guys.

I survived last weekend’s camping trip!

This may not sound all that amazing and death-defying. That is, until I inform you that the camping trip consisted of me and eight other people.

EIGHT!

That’s at least eight more people than I usually travel with.

I’m going to be […]

21 Sep 2014

4 Kind of Outdoorsy Things To Do in Petoskey When It’s Kind of Raining

I’ve been having this problem lately where I way overplan my trips and then I get all stressed out and run around like a maniac because I need to SEE ALL THE THINGS AND DO ALL THE THINGS AND EAT ALL THE THINGS.

And then I come back from my vacation and say stupid […]