Christmas Island Style

Mele Kalikimaka! Merry Christmas! God Jul! Happy Christmas my friends! I hope Santa stopped by and spoiled you all! 🙂 Six snowy Christmas’s ago Cody and I decided that instead of exchanging extravagant gifts with one another we would create memories together and explore the World. We didn’t realize it at the time,…

Lake Powell: An Adventure to Rainbow Bridge

Lake Powell is not only my all-time favorite boating destination, but it’s also home to the world’s largest known natural bridge: Rainbow Bridge. This rainbow turned to stone dominates the landscape within Bridge Canyon as it stands at 290 feet above the canyon floor — which is almost as tall as…

Adventure Along the Colorado River: Lake Powell

One of the Southwest’s best hidden gems is found along a quiet stretch of highway near the Utah-Arizona border. A water-wonderland surrounded by out-of-this-world scenery is not only a boater’s oasis with over 96 water-filled canyons to explore but also an epicenter for spectacular hiking. I’ve mentioned that some of my favorite childhood memories…

Bucket List: Getting High in Utah

When I added this next adventure to my Bucket List, I honestly didn’t expect to cross it off so soon. This particular hobby had been on my radar for a few years but I always assumed it would be incredibly expensive so I kept pushing it to the back burner. The night…

Mo’orea: A Bucket List Roundup

While our Mo’orea adventure went by WAY too quick, it has taken me quite a while to recap it here on the blog. Cody and I spent an entire week in what I would refer to as a true paradise on Earth. We indulged in luxury during our stay in an overwater bungalow,…

The South Pacific on a Budget

I swear that’s not an oxymoron. At least, not entirely… I will just come out and say it: we spent more money on our trip to Mo’orea than we’ve spent on any other vacation. We knew that those fancy overwater bungalows came with a hefty price tag, and I soon…