A Week in Iceland | offthebeatenpress.com

Gah! I am so excited to blog this. I have wanted to go to Iceland for a while. When I saw low ticket prices pop up in March, I called my friend Kaitlyn who was totally on board and we jumped on them fast. We booked an Airbnb the…

Travel: Charleston Windows | offthebeatenpress.com

My company got a new office in Charleston South Carolina. I went down to visit and meet some of my new coworkers over labor day weekend. Of course, a hurricane hit and the office closed, but the day after was gorgeous so I still got to explore the city….

Canada 2016 | offthebeatenpress.com

The second week we were in Canada, we went to Prince Edward Island. When we crossed over, our first stop was for lunch and Cow’s Ice cream! I just love Cows. It’s such the touristy place to go, but to me its represents years of gifts from my grandmother and…

Canada 2016 | offthebeatenpress.com

I grew up going to Canada in the summers with my family. It’s part of why I love summer as much as I do. We got to escape the Virginia heat to head to the beautiful Eastern shore of New Brunswick. The town we live in is called Alma,…

Travel: Chicago | offthebeatenpress.com

Last year for my birthday, I went to Portland & Seattle. This year’s trip was Chicago. It was my first time there and I just loved the city. The weekend was predicted to have terrible weather, but everyday when we awoke, the skies just cleared right up. We left…

travel: xcaret mexico | offthebeatenpress.com

We went to mexico! My boyfriend’s present to me was a surprise trip to Mexico with his roomates. It was so much fun. I have visited the country before on a mission trip, but never been to a coastal beach. We left the freezing cold December weather for some…

travel: new york city | offthebeatenpress.com

My friend from college got married over the weekend in New Jersey! A group of us from Virginia drove up and got a hotel the night before attending at the Brownstone. Her wedding was beautiful and a blast. The colors she had for the flowers and bridesmaid dresses just…

Travel: Bear Creek Lake State Park

Over the Labor Day weekend, I went to Bear Creek Lake State Park with some friends. We planned out food and headed there late on Friday night. I couldn’t tell exactly where we were since it was pitch black when we arrived, but by morning I realized just what…

travel: river house | offthebeatenpress.com

Over the weekend I went to my friends River House in Dunnsville, VA. It was a beautiful home. She opened it up to a bunch of friends from different circles. It was nice to see so many new people so pleasant and enjoying the summer. What made it so unique…

Seattle & Portland 2015 | offthebeatenpress.com

It was just a few short months ago that I visited Seattle to see my friend Katie get married and stop through Portland with my family. That trip left me with a desire to spend more time on the Northwest Coast. So for our birthdays, my boyfriend and I…