Category: Travel

touristin’ it up in my home state

I have now almost been away from my home state of South Dakota for as long as had lived there. And, while I’ve returned at least once annually to visit the fam, attend events, etc., these visits rarely provided an opportunity, or reason, to explore the area in which I spent my formative years. However,

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catching up + weeks in review

I’m not ever sure where to begin. The last few weeks have been a whirlwind of travels, family time, women empowerment (Hillary!), celebrating friendships, welcoming spring and, amidst it all, attempting to stay afloat at work. My travels took me to three cities: San Francisco (for the second time in a month), Portland and to

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week reflection

“It is impossible for you to go on as you were before, so you must go on as you never have.” ~Cheryl Strayed, Brave Enough week in review last week’s gratitude: solo adventures this week’s intention: notice what I’m reading: Books for Living + The Girl With the Lower Back Tattoo enjoyed one of the best

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week reflection + grateful

snuggles. giggles. games. pumpkin pie. catching up with friends + family. old traditions. new memories. repeat. #grateful “. . . have perspective. Without minimizing one bit of whatever is awful, it is also true that humans like you and I have been walking this earth for nearly 200,000 years. I see the trees, the land,

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