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3 Must-Do’s When Visiting Corpus Christi

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Known as the “Texas Riviera” or the “Sparkling City by the Sea,” we came to Corpus Christi hoping to enjoy the beautiful beaches and famously steady kite-surfing winds, but unfortunately, the weather had something else in mind. Luckily, it wasn’t long before we were able to figure out a few ways to enjoy each other and CC regardless of the forecast. First […]

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Jo’s, we love YOU so much! Coffee and so much more…

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What a great way to wake up right?! After working at the SXSW Music, Film and Interactive Tradeshow for 5 days straight, we were so excited to finally be able to enjoy our first free morning! We headed on over to hip and funky South Congress area, also referred to by locals as “SoCo,” in search […]

Austin’s Best Outdoor Art Gallery: Castle Hill

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3 stories of crumbling concrete, dripping paint and raw talent invites artists and admirers alike to scale the walls and explore the layers of soulful messages that cover this inspiring place known as Castle Hill. One of the largest outdoor galleries in the US, Hope: Outdoor Gallery, as it is also referred to, was developed to provide muralists, graffiti artists […]

The Rum House and Other Hidden Treasures In New Orleans

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In a town known as “The Big Easy,” where people are free to be what they want and do as they please, we were more than impressed by the calibur of musicians, artists and exhibitionists who lined the streets from dusk until dawn, bearing their souls and sharing their gifts with anyone who would take the time to […]

Receiving the Royal Treatment, “Breakfast at Brennan’s”

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 There’s nothing better than waking up on a perfectly beautiful Sunday morning after having enjoyed an action-filled weekend in a city like New Orleans, unless of course that morning includes “Breakfast at Brennan’s.” As soon as we were ready, we hopped on our bikes and dashed through the sleepy-eyed streets of the French Quarter, eager to make our way to […]

3 Tours YOU CAN’T MISS When in New Orleans

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When you think New Orleans, the first things that come to mind are probably Bourbon Street, Cafe du Monde and Mardi Gras, and while those 3 things are definitely each unique in their own special way, there is so much more to “The Big Easy” than meets the eye. For instance, you see that statue of Andrew Jackson behind […]

A Magical Night in Saint Augustine: The Floridian and Cousteau’s

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What do you get when you mix a little bit of history with a hefty serving of local and organic goods, followed by a sweet concoction of mind-blowing bliss? MAGIC. Historically known as the oldest city in America, Saint Augustine seems to have all of this, and more, providing seemingly unlimited ways to enjoy your time here. With […]

Our Little List of Things To Do When Visiting Gainesville As Alumni

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As we drove into Gainesville for the first time since graduating over 4 years ago, we were comforted by the fact that not much had changed. Turlington was still filled with students trying to pass out fliers, Lake Alice was still filled with live Gators, Balls was still Balls and The Swamp was still AWESOME. The only thing […]

A Gainesville Staple: Satchel’s Pizza!

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Sitting on the side of 23rd street in our 1960’s Ford Econoline teal van turned dining table, we couldn’t be any happier, or any more ready, to sink our teeth into that incredible masterpiece of a pizza! But before we go there, because we will most likely never return from the land of ooey gooey cheesy goodness, we […]

Why would you want to live in a van for a year?

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Partially because we’re crazy, but mostly because it’s something we crave. For the past year Drew and I have been itching for a geographical challenge. Luckily our jobs and careers have worked out so that we were able to dissolve old projects and ignite new ones that will thrive with us being location independent. There are so many […]

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Running Our First Marathon and How it Strengthened Us: Mind, Body and Soul

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There I go, about to finish the longest 4 and a half hours of my life. Amazement, exhaustion, desperation, and gratitude are some of the feelings that flood my heart in these final moments. I have never felt so strong and so weak at the same time… not since the early days of my recovery at least. […]

How to plan an awesome surprise party!

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I have a huge smile on my face just looking at this picture, I can’t tell who had more fun, me or Drew! As a surprise party planner you experience the immense elation that comes from an artfully and, hopefully, successfully executed plan. Whether all the parts fall flawlessly into place or the unexpected occurs and […]

We Won a Liebster Award!!

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Wait… what does that mean?? While we were extremely stoked to have received this honor, at the same time we had no idea what it was! Thankfully, our new blogging friends over at Nerd Nomads, who nominated us, also explained what exactly this award meant. The Liebster Award has been around for several decades now […]

How did we make it to SoCal in the first place?


Way back in 2011, before Mr and Mrs Adventure, there was still Mr and Mrs Adventure… we just didn’t know it yet! Bright eyed and bushy tailed, we graduated from The University of Florida, and after living in the college bubble for 5 years, we were ready for a real adventure. After contemplating a few different ideas for places to […]