North Carolina Road Trip Pt 3: Visiting the Largest Home in the US

North Carolina Road Trip Pt 3:  Visiting the Largest Home in the US

When most people hear Asheville, North Carolina, they think of the Biltmore Estates. Built by railroad tycoon, George Vanderbilt, this home is over four acres inside the walls alone. It has 250 rooms, a huge winery, and overlooks the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. I was lucky enough to be able to visit the US's largest [...]

North Carolina Road Trip Pt 2: Living in the Mountains of Asheville

North Carolina Road Trip Pt 2: Living in the Mountains of Asheville

After leaving Wilmington on December 30, our Nissan caravan headed into the Blue Ridge Mountains of Asheville, North Carolina! The beach is beautiful, but I'm 100% a mountain girl at heart. As we drove closer and closer, and could see shape in the distance, I got so excited and couldn't stop staring. We got into Asheville [...]

Our Honeymoon in the Sun

Our Honeymoon in the Sun

Note: My ex and I are no longer together but I wanted to keep this post up because I liked the location I traveled to. None of the text has been changed. Alternate title: Can I Still Call it a "Honey"moon Even Though I'm Vegan? After Shane and I became husband and wife, we were whisked [...]

Colorado Lovin’: Hiking Through Mountains and Eating Vegan Donuts

Colorado Lovin’: Hiking Through Mountains and Eating Vegan Donuts

Alternate title: Getting (1500 feet) High in Colorado Shane and I made the wonderful decision to go to Colorado with our friend Jaycee for a few days, which would put us getting back to Joplin 6 days before our wedding! In hindsight this probably wasn't the most responsible idea, but we had a lot of [...]

Five Months of Magic

Five Months of Magic

From August 2017- January 2018, I was living, learning, and earning at the most magical place on earth. For five months, I worked behind Cinderella Castle, played in the parks on my day off, and got to call Mickey Mouse my boss. I was part of the Disney College Program, which had been my dream [...]