Nici Tells Stories

Nicola started a blog over the weekend. She has been asking to have her own for a long time and after her last guest post, well we think she’s more than ready, don’t you? She says she’s going to cover, “my opinions […]

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Raglan | New Zealand

If Raglan weren’t a 17+ hour flight from Denver plus a 2-hour drive once you get to Auckland, I’d try to convince Tim that we need to buy a second house there, but I think that might be an uphill battle. I […]

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Hobbiton | New Zealand

Right before we moved back to the States, we stopped in New Zealand again. This time we hit the North Island. We flew into Auckland and then drove down to Raglan, a little beachside town known for its surfing. Tim’s training for […]

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The Cusp | Zero Waste Travel

Living on the other side of the world has got me thinking a lot lately about…trash. It’s not something we often think about at home (unless it needs to be taken out) or even think of on the go, but I’ve noticed […]

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New Zealand

We took soooooooo many photos in New Zealand. Here’s the final batch. Tim in front of a moa statue. Did I tell you we went to an ice bar? It was constructed of blocks of ice, but truth be told it was […]

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Dolphins in Milford Sound

Our New Zealand trip was the perfect mix of pre-planned activities and spontaneous adventures. Isn’t it hard to nail that balance? We mostly end up overdoing it, but not this time! We booked a last minute cruise on Milford Sound and it […]

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Queenstown & Milford Sound: Scenic Pics

We spent a long weekend in Queenstown, New Zealand, which is only a 3-hour flight from Sydney. Here is a collection of photos from the trip. It had been over a year since we’d seen snow! Nicola was ecstatic. I must admit […]

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Jervis Bay | ellaslist

Remember that long weekend we took over my birthday to Jervis Bay that included a super cool Airbnb and a cave on the beach? Well, I was lucky enough to write a piece about it for ellaslist! If you’re living in Sydney and […]

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Jervis Bay

In honor of my birthday, we took a trip! Who needs a present when you can go away to a beach for the weekend? We had a little impromptu photo shoot with Nicola and her mermaid tail. Since mermaids can’t move on […]

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Glamping

There is nothing more fun to me than trying out new activities and writing about it for various media outlets. So when I got the chance to glamp (a.k.a. glamorous camping), I couldn’t resist! (And grabbed Tim and Nicola along for the ride.) Off […]

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Melbourne: Street Art

We jetted off to Melbourne for a few nights just before Christmas. It was the first airplane we’d been on since we landed in April. (This flight was waaaaaaaay shorter.) We hit a bunch of attractions and wandered around quite a bit. The […]

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