Secret Swings of San Diego!

I have always loved finding beautiful spots that are lesser known to the public. Any spot that is somewhat sketchy or hard to locate- I’m down for. A few months ago, I spent a day in Malibu trying to locate a secret swing, and the challenge of it all transformed into an odd hobby for me- finding off-the-grid and super unique vistas/lookouts/spots (particularly, ones with … Continue reading Secret Swings of San Diego!

A Day in Historic Downtown San Juan Capistrano.

Today we ventured over to the beautiful Historic Downtown San Juan Capistrano for the first time and boy, it did not disappoint. First stop: Hennessey’s. We decided it’d be best to start our day with a drink (a nice Amber on draft for me and an Old Fashioned for Austin). It was so calm and breezy on the patio, it was perfect. Next, we headed … Continue reading A Day in Historic Downtown San Juan Capistrano.

Underground oasis in central Florida.

This incredible, secluded underground spring is easily the most beautiful place I’ve ever been. I will never forget this experience for the rest of my life. My younger brother goes to the University of Florida. When he was first accepted, we went on a little road-trip from Atlanta to Gainesville to check out the campus, some dorm options, and prepare him for being away from … Continue reading Underground oasis in central Florida.

Sneaking into a religious retreat to find a secret cliffside swing..

Skip this paragraph if all you care about is knowing how to find the swing. I will get to that, it’s the point of this post.. but it’s been so long since I’ve written on here that I feel like I need to do a little catch-up. My last post on this blog was on August 3rd of 2017. A lot has happened since then, … Continue reading Sneaking into a religious retreat to find a secret cliffside swing..

Putting yourself out there is terrifying- but it’s worth it.

Just to set the scene: it was around 6:00 pm, I had been alone all day (no, I’m not a pathetic lazy hermit, I’m just waiting to hear about a job offer, ok?!), and I was eagerly awaiting my plans for the night. Being 2,000 miles from home has been rough as hell, but thankfully, my boyfriend helped introduce me to a girl from his … Continue reading Putting yourself out there is terrifying- but it’s worth it.