Hi! We're Steve & Jess. A newlywed couple who has decided to chase our dreams of traveling the world while still maintaining "normal lives."

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We get a lot of people always asking us how we are able to travel so much. Most of those questions really stem from a belief that we are full-time travelers, digital nomads, or online teachers just traveling the world together. Even as exciting as that may sound, we have decided not to go down […]

Travel

February 13, 2019

Everything You Need to Know About The Weekend Warrior Lifestyle

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There are many different ways to define a staycation, but most can agree that it is vacationing in your hometown or somewhere nearby. There are no driving long distances, hopping on flights or packing multiple suitcases while still reaping the benefits of a vacation! Sounds pretty amazing, right? Last weekend we got the chance to […]

Travel

February 4, 2019

Ultimate Guide to Planning a Perfect Staycation

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We’ve all been there when we travel to this incredible place and want to capture the beauty of the area with ourselves and loved ones in the frame but not being able to follow through with that plan for a variety of reasons. I am hoping this guide of taking incredible travel photos as a […]

Photography, Travel

January 30, 2019

How to Take Incredible Travel Photos as a Couple

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I have officially completed my first year in blogging! I honestly can’t believe that the time has flown by so quickly. As I was reminiscing about what a crazy year of blogging it has been I started going through some of my very first blog posts (like this one) and had to laugh about some […]

Blogging

January 22, 2019

10 Huge Mistakes I Made as a Beginner Blogger

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This past weekend we took a mini road trip to Jackson Hole to experience our first winter getaway of 2019! Although Steve does ski a little and I have had a few opportunities to snowboard, I wouldn’t consider ourselves “skiers”. With that said, we wanted to explore what other activities Jackson Hole had besides their […]

Travel

January 17, 2019

Non-Skiers Winter Guide to Jackson Hole

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Steve and I usually travel with just the two of us but this past weekend it was a real treat being able to bring our friends and family on one of our weekend warrior getaways. Not only did we get to spend the weekend surrounded by our loved ones, but passed the time in an […]

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December 13, 2018

Weekend Getaway to Bear Lake, Utah

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Visiting Utah’s National Parks during the winter just may be our new favorite season of the year to go. The lack of crowds and cooler temps make it an appealing time to experience the surreal beauty that Utah has to offer. That was the case for our experience with Bryce Canyon in November. Where to […]

Travel

November 12, 2018

Winter Visit to Bryce Canyon