Two Days in Chicago

Two Days in Chicago

Ahh, the long awaited spring break. This semester has lasted ten years, and I was SO excited when school finally let out and Shane and I were able to travel to Chicago to visit Chey and her boyfriend, Levi! We left at 4:30am Saturday, March 16 and made the 8.5 hour drive through Missouri and [...]

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 [...]