Tag: travel

7 Fast & Easy Ways to Recover From Traveling!

7 Fast & Easy Ways to Recover From Traveling!

Back in college, I had a long affair with the pizza section of the dining hall. On weekends, I’d run myself ragged, gallivanting around campus with friends into all hours of the night, and inhaling buckets of Ben & Jerry’s and candy by the ounce. […]

Shenandoah 2017 Recap: Pictures, Hiking, & Exciting News!

Shenandoah 2017 Recap: Pictures, Hiking, & Exciting News!

Hello and happy Wednesday! I feel like Michael Bublé, emerging from his cave at Christmas and ready to cover the classic holiday tunes. (Anyone else know that meme?) Well, it may be the middle of summer, but I feel like I’ve been hiding out– not […]

My Top 5 Vegan Road Trip Snacks

My Top 5 Vegan Road Trip Snacks

I love a good road trip– the open road, the best travel companion, and SNACKS. I love snacks, but I don’t usually buy them, so road trips are the perfect time to crack open the cabinet and cut loose. Dave and I try not to go […]

A Weekend in DC & Richmond, VA!

A Weekend in DC & Richmond, VA!

I loved this weekend. On Friday, we drove up to Sterling, VA to spend Saturday in DC, and planned to pack the day with museums. Unfortunately, the lines started a lot earlier than we’d anticipated (days ahead online for the Holocaust Museum), so instead, we started […]

How to Always Eat Clean: My #1 Way to Stay Away From Junk Food!

How to Always Eat Clean: My #1 Way to Stay Away From Junk Food!

When I first went vegan a while back, I made things that emulated what I was already eating. We ate pizza three times a week and relied heavily on fajitas with roasted vegetables… but we were eating clean– no cheese meant no added grease, and we made […]

Me In 2016: My Transition into a Healthier Lifestyle!

Me In 2016: My Transition into a Healthier Lifestyle!

As of last Thanksgiving, I inhaled as much cheese as humanly possible, was still eating meat on a regular basis, and wasn’t really working out. I was happy, especially in my relationship, but I felt like I could be happier with my body. 2016 was […]

Road Tripped Out: My Life is a Salad of No AC & Hiking

Road Tripped Out: My Life is a Salad of No AC & Hiking

I am wiped. These past few weekends have been crazy busy with traveling, and I’m ready to have a couple of weeks to spend sitting back and relaxing. This weekend, we went up to western Maryland to visit one of Dave’s friends. On the way […]

Road Trip #2342875912: Puppies, Hiking, & Ice Cream in Newtown

Road Trip #2342875912: Puppies, Hiking, & Ice Cream in Newtown

This past weekend, we traveled up to my parents’ house in Connecticut for the Fourth of July. It was a long trip, but it was totally worthwhile. The views themselves were amazing. Here were some highlights: We got to see my parents’ enormous puppy, who […]

Whirlwind: A Father’s Day Surprise Trip to Maryland!

Whirlwind: A Father’s Day Surprise Trip to Maryland!

Last week was a whirlwind. Between coordinating food for the week without buying too many groceries and getting ready for our weekend trip to visit my boyfriend’s parents, it was busy as heck. This definitely made for some pretty creative thinking in terms of food […]