Hiking along the Monocacy River in Frederick, Maryland, I was reminded of how much of these natural places we take for granted. It seems to happen even more when they’re a 10 minute drive from our homes. It was 65 degrees and sunny, the perfect hiking weather in my opinion. But it was also mid-February. … More Monocacy Battlefield Trail
By now, hopefully we’ve all heard of a ton of options to help save our environment and “go green”. Some of these include walking or biking to work (or other places for that matter), switching to 1. Adopt a plant based diet and eat local as much as possible. So many people think that the reason so … More Surprising Ways to be Eco Friendly
I finally finished packing the last of the snacks, and then it hit me. I was leaving for an entire month. WHY DID I EVER WANT TO DO THIS? The social anxiety in me freaked and skyrocketed. All kinds of thoughts raced through my head, and all I could picture was somehow ending up homeless … More The Road West
So first of all, I have to admit, I’m not much of a drinker. The couple of years I had with alcohol in college were probably enough to last a lifetime. However, I still enjoy the occasional night out and drink every now and then, and I get probably more excited than I should be … More Summer Fun Drink!
Nestled cozily in the magical Blue Ridge mountains of North Carolina is a town I can easily call one of the most beautiful, musical, foodie-positive places I have ever visited. Maybe it was something in the air, or the amazing local food, but Asheville, North Carolina is a pretty sweet town. From the moment my … More Asheville, NC (And Sunny Point Cafe!)
It is a rare experience to find a restaurant that makes you want to spend all of your paycheck on food…every day. Even more so that a place transforms the way you look at food. Cafe Nola in Frederick, Maryland created just that experience. The small cafe and restaurant off of Market Street reflects the … More Cafe Nola in Frederick, MD
Walking into Johnny Rad’s off of Eastern Avenue in Baltimore, Maryland, I didn’t exactly expect a gourmet dining experience. The long hallway-like design to the back included a bar to the left with some Star Wars decor and TV’s playing pro and amateur skateboarding highlights on repeat, while the blackboard on a tan and red … More Johnny Rad’s in Baltimore, MD