summer · Vacation

Hiking the Smoky Mountains- Mount LeConte 

I’ve gone hiking before but never up a mountain. Nothing anybody could have said would have prepared me for my journey ahead. Five and a half miles didn’t seem too bad but I was use to flat terrain and not trekking up a mountain! If you havent seen my last post, I went to the…… Continue reading Hiking the Smoky Mountains- Mount LeConte 

girl scouts · summer

Experiencing the Smoky Mountains at the NOC- Hiking, Paddleboarding & White Water Rafting

Oh my goodness! This trip went by so fast! It was a huge 3-day whirlwind of fun! As I explained in my last post, my Girl Scout troop and I went on a trip to North Carolina and Tennessee to see the Smoky Mountains. The first two days, we stayed at an outdoor outfitter, Nantahala…… Continue reading Experiencing the Smoky Mountains at the NOC- Hiking, Paddleboarding & White Water Rafting

adventures · girl scouts · summer

Smokies Here I Come!

In 2 short days I am leaving for my annual trip with my Girl Scout Troop. We have gone to Washington D.C, Mammoth Cave and this year we are going to Tennessee to the Smokies! The trip is from Sunday – Wednesday which is just the amount of time we need to get everything done!…… Continue reading Smokies Here I Come!

Lifestyle · summer

Summer 2017 Bucket List

It is officially summer! My summer has been great so far… filled with going to the Indy 500, celebrating Memorial Day with family, pool days, bike rides and hikes. Every single year before summer I create a bucket list. I want to get everything done on that list but let’s face it, only 50% ever gets done!…… Continue reading Summer 2017 Bucket List

camping · Exploring the East in an RV · summer · Vacation

New York City, New York

8/22 The camping ground we stayed at, called Blackbear campground in northern New York, had guided bus tours that left from the campground and took you all through NYC for the day. It was a little expensive but worth it. We as a family would have never been able to visit all the places we…… Continue reading New York City, New York

camping · Exploring the East in an RV · summer · Vacation

Yale, Connecticut

8/20 We visited Yale. The campus is so beautiful. If I could choose between Harvard or Yale, I would choose Yale because the “vibe” is way better. It’s more of a campus feel than a college stuck in the middle of a city. All of the architecture is modeled after english castles and gothic. The…… Continue reading Yale, Connecticut

camping · Exploring the East in an RV · summer · Vacation

Big Mansions in Rhode Island

Hey! I am home now from my trip but I am still catching up. The last place I stayed didn’t have good wifi so I couldn’t post! Sorry 8/19 We stayed in a campground in Massachusetts and we drove for the day to Newport, Rhode Island to visit mansions. Newport is known for its lavish…… Continue reading Big Mansions in Rhode Island