A Winter Trip to NYC

I’m finally getting around to posting this trip even though it occurred over 3 months ago. It’s been a hectic time for me, but I’m glad to be back in the swing of things.  In early December, I went on a day trip to NYC with my sister and brother-in-law. It was my first time […]

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All the Fall Feels

Why does fall come and go so quickly! I swear it was just 80 degrees yesterday. Anyways, while I was home on fall break I went on a hike to capture the changing-leaves, since it was “peak season”! Never in my wildest dreams did I think they would turn out this good. I guess when […]

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A Chilly Weekend At Home

It’s not often that I get the chance to go home and relax. With busy school and work schedules, when a free weekend pops up, you take advantage of it! I had plans to visit the local apple orchard on Saturday, but alas it rained, a lot. Instead, I spent the day cuddling with Mocha […]

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Sunflower Fields Forever

In photography, the golden hour is a period shortly after sunrise or before sunset during which daylight is redder and softer than when the Sun is higher in the sky. That is exactly what I stumbled upon in this sunflower field. The picture above is a bit strange to me. I’m not usually the one […]

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My 1 Year Travel Anniversary

On June 8, 2015 I left my small town in Pennsylvania to discover what the world had to offer. It turns out life taught me the most important lesson of all that very first week: even if you plan everything out meticulously, there are going to be a lot of speed-bumps along the way. I […]

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An Adventure in the Allegheny National Forest

I could tell Mocha was getting restless. I’d been out exploring a lot and even though I wish we could be together 24/7, sometimes she has to stay home. I wanted to let her get outside and run a bit, so I decided to take her on a day trip down to the Allegheny Reservoir. […]

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Elk State Park

Hidden between the vast Elk State Forest and the East Branch Dam, Elk State Park is somewhat of a forgotten gem. Quick Stats: Located- 18 miles from Kane, PA 15 miles from Johnsonburg, PA and 13 miles from Bendigo State Park Main Recreational Activities- Fishing Boating Picnicking Hunting Hiking This was my second stop of […]

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Bendigo State Park

Just recently I explored the lesser known Bendigo State Park. It’s awfully small compared to some of the more popular parks in PA, but it nonetheless serves its purpose as a community gathering point within Elk County, PA.  History Bendigo State Park began in the 1920s as a community project for the nearby town of […]

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Day Trip: Moraine State Park

This post is a bit overdue, but I wanted to share my thoughts on my not-so-recent trip to Moraine State Park (March 2016). First off, here are some stats: Moraine State Park is located in Butler County, PA. It’s at the intersection of Interstate 79 and State Route 422. The main feature of Moraine is […]

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Blood Farm Interpretive Trail

When I first heard the name ‘Blood Farm’, I instantly thought someone was murdered there. Maybe it’s my sick mind, or maybe it’s because Halloween is almost upon us. Either way, no one was murdered at Blood Farm. Just figured I should address that first! I wanted needed to go out and explore yesterday. I […]

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