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 [...]

Things I Love: A to Z

Things I Love: A to Z

Things have been hard lately. School is really stressing me out (upper division classes really pile on the workload) and when I'm not doing homework, I'm working. My eating disorder has also been trying to slip in whenever possible (aka, every time I look at or think about either food or my body), and I've [...]

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 [...]