Vlog #4 + The Importance and Power of Visualization

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Today's post is going to be short because we are getting married in 5 short days (YAY!!!) and so I'm saving all my brain juice for focusing on and writing my vows. But, there is an important thing that Drew and I have both come to value in the days leading up to our wedding, … [Read more...]

The Importance of Taking Risks + Summiting Mount Wilson!

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A risk is defined as a situation involving exposure to danger. As a kid Drew wasn't taught to avoid risks, he was taught to make them work to his benefit, to grab them by the bull horns and ride them into the wild... or, as in the photo above, off the side of a bridge. I remember … [Read more...]

10 Things You Need To Know About VanLife

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Looks magical doesn't it? VanLife definitely has its perks, its lessons, its moments of beauty and its moments of frustration, especially when you're traveling with your soon-to-be husband or wife... for 10 months straight! The truth is that as crazy as we've made each other … [Read more...]

6 Ways TRAVEL Can Turn Your World Right Side Up

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You see that crazy little trail we traced all around the map above? That's EVERYWHERE we've been over the past 9 months since embarking on this vanlife adventure exactly 283 days ago starting from the Southernmost Point of the US all the way down in Florida. Over 21,000 miles … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]