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ONE YEAR LATER

A little over a year ago, we spent our last 24 hours in our former lives. We handed in our work keys, and exchanged them for adventure hats. It was scary, empowering, and chalk full of the unknown. Holding court back in…

WHEN YOU LOVE SOMEONE

There are moments in life when you get the opportunity to really express your love for someone. Often, these exchanges occur between significant others when marking relationship milestones. But occasionally, you get to show that kind of special recognition to others in your life,…

CHILE: SANTIAGO

When we landed in Santiago, it felt like we had spent the previous few days running top speed across the world. My brother’s beautiful wedding took place in Cincinnati just before our departure, so our travel schedule was tight. We had one day…

PRIDE

My heart still skips a beat on the second to last weekend in June, as I head towards the big green lawn that is Dolores Park. I am always caught off guard by how much PRIDE affects me every year.…

A NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM

I’ve wanted to check out Nightlife at the Academy of Sciences for years, but could never seem to get from downtown to Golden Gate Park fast enough. Thanks to one of my favorite publications, The Bold Italic, I won two free tickets…

TUESDAY MADE SPECIAL

Since returning home, we’ve made it a goal to explore new parts of the city. It’s so easy to get into a routine of the same places on rotation, despite hundreds of new experiences being at our fingertips on the daily.…

THE END OF THE OPEN ROAD

With two weeks of van living left, we were excited to check off the harder to reach destination sites of Carlsbad Caverns and White Sands National Monument, both in New Mexico. Unfortunately, traveling life, much like regular life, sometimes doesn’t happen the way…