First Impressions of Peru

For what seems like forever, I’ve wanted to travel to Machu Picchu. Just about¬†everybody says that though right? ūüôā I put Machu Picchu¬†on my bucket list in¬†my early 20’s as my wanderlust continued to grow. ¬†But,¬†it’s always been one of those places that seemed more like¬†a fantasy destination than an actual place. This year, slightly…Continue Reading “First Impressions of Peru”

Alliance, Nebraska

It was the last real day of our roadtrip before driving through Utah and returning home. As we drove across Nebraska towards Cheyenne, WY, ¬†there were only a few stops left on our itinerary. ¬†We barreled across the state¬†as¬†storm clouds rolled in around us. We stopped off to grab McDonald’s while quickly checking the weather…Continue Reading “To Chicago & Back in Eight Days – Homeward Bound”


Before we left Wisconsin to head back west, we took a quick tour of Milwaukee perched alongside Lake Michigan. At first glance, Milwaukee was a little rough around the edges and dated.¬†However,¬†once we drove out along the lake, it was as picturesque as its sister cities. Although, we were unable to stay in Milwaukee but…Continue Reading “The Road is Calling – Wisconsin to Nebraska”