Traveling

The Drive Back Home to California πŸ›£ | Overall Reflections

The Drive Back Home to California πŸ›£ | Overall Reflections

πŸŒ„ June 12th, 2017 The sunset was like any other sunset, I guess. Beautiful, Lovely, Breathtaking… I think I’m running out of words to describe this trip. πŸŒ„   The feelings that surface while driving back home after a life-changing camping trip is a difficult […]

this was my halloween.

this was my halloween.

I knew, as a child, that eventually there would be a Halloween when I stopped getting the desire to go trick-or-treating. During past Halloweens, I’ve carried orange pumpkin buckets, pink princess-themed candy pails, and pillowcases, always filling them to the brim with candy that I […]

Driving Through Valley of the Gods in Utah (feat. insane winds πŸ’¨ + sandstorms πŸŒͺ + jaywalking cow πŸ„)

Driving Through Valley of the Gods in Utah (feat. insane winds πŸ’¨ + sandstorms πŸŒͺ + jaywalking cow πŸ„)

β˜€οΈ It is still June 12th, 2017 Sunday. After hiking to all three bridges in Natural Bridges National Monument, I was excited to relax and spend the rest of the day driving through the grand Valley of the Gods. But the best part wasn’t getting […]

Natural Bridges National Monument: Day Two | Lake Powell, Utah 🌡

Natural Bridges National Monument: Day Two | Lake Powell, Utah 🌡

β˜€οΈ June 12th, 2017 Sunday. I’m so tired I don’t even know if I’m going to hike today. Then again, seeing that this is an adventure of a lifetime… Is tiredness even a factor I consider for making decisions now? Will I hike the other […]

Natural Bridges National Monument: Day One | Lake Powell, Utah πŸƒ

Natural Bridges National Monument: Day One | Lake Powell, Utah πŸƒ

β˜€οΈ June 11th, 2017 Monday. Let’s see how far I can get today on four~five hours of sleep. 😊 β˜€οΈ I spent the majority of last night staring at the beautifully breathtaking sky instead of actually sleeping, which I didn’t think I would regret the next […]

Sleeping Beneath the Stars at the Labryinth Campsite, White Rim Road 🌟 | Canyonlands National Park, Utah

Sleeping Beneath the Stars at the Labryinth Campsite, White Rim Road 🌟 | Canyonlands National Park, Utah

πŸŒ• πŸŒ– πŸŒ— 🌘 πŸŒ‘ πŸŒ’ πŸŒ“ πŸŒ” Time: 11: 30 p.m.   In my mind, I had imagined myself sleeping beneath the starsΒ so so many times. No ceiling, tent, or tarp blocking my eyes from the stars scattered above, nocturnal life secretly bustling in […]

Hiking the Moses & Zeus Trail on the White Rim Road ⚑️ | Canyonlands National Park, Utah

Hiking the Moses & Zeus Trail on the White Rim Road ⚑️ | Canyonlands National Park, Utah

β˜€οΈ June 10th, 2017, Saturday. Today is the day that I’ve been waiting for the entire trip. We’re finally going on the White Rim Road of Canyonlands National Park. β˜€οΈ   If you, dear reader, are not clear what the entire main purpose of this […]

Arches National Park, Utah & the Best Luck πŸŒ„

Arches National Park, Utah & the Best Luck πŸŒ„

β˜€οΈ June 9th, 2017 Headed off for a day at Arches National Park, Utah β˜€οΈ My dad and I knew we still had a day before we could enter the White Rim Trail of Canyonlands National Park with our permit, so we decided to go […]

Chicken Corners in Moab, Utah | πŸ₯ Am I a Chicken… Or Not? πŸ”

Chicken Corners in Moab, Utah | πŸ₯ Am I a Chicken… Or Not? πŸ”

β˜€οΈ June 8th, 2017 Today is the day in which I will officially find out whether I’m a chicken or not. β˜€οΈ I woke up feeling really refreshed after a wonderful night’s worth of rest, which was great considering that today my dad and I […]

The Drive to Moab, Utah πŸš—πŸœ (Feat. Many Detours)

The Drive to Moab, Utah πŸš—πŸœ (Feat. Many Detours)

β˜€οΈ Good morning! It’s currently 5:30 a.m. and June 7th, 2017. Our destination? Moab, Utah! β˜€οΈ I knew today was going to be an awesome day simply by the fact that we had to stop the car to let four turkeys cross the road as […]