Road Trip, Cross Country, United States

Our Road Trip – The Final Summary!

John and I had an amazing seven-week road trip across the country.  We drove 6,296 miles, passed through 19 states, stayed in and explored 11 states, and only ended up needing one oil change.  Here is a sum...
Vantaggio Suites, Broadway, San Diego, Apartment, Studio, Furnished

We’ve arrived!!

WE ARRIVED IN SAN DIEGO!!!  We left Las Vegas early yesterday morning and embarked on a seemingly short drive of about six hours to San Diego!  Once we arrived, we checked into our “apartment”, which is a month...
Phoenix, Arizona, Night Out, Friends, Drinking

Phoenix

Last night we went out in Old Town Scottsdale and had a great night!  We met Jake’s roommate’s sister, Marci out, and her and Jake showed us a really fun time!  We did a bit of bar hopping, checking out som...
New Mexico, Arizona, Road Trip, South West

Turquoise Trail and Drive to Phoenix

John and I started off our day at the crack of dawn, as we wanted to pack up the car, shower, and eat breakfast early enough to be able to do the Turquoise trail from Santa Fe to Albuquerque. The trail was real...
Santa Fe, New Mexico

Santa Fe

First off, Santa Fe is amazingly, unbelievably beautiful!  Everywhere you turn, there is something gorgeous to see.  We started off our day with a really great free hotel continental breakfast and began our...
Fried Chicken, Dinner

Great Dinner in Crestview, FL!

Our hotel has free wifi, so I thought I’d do a quick blog post!  This morning John and I left South Beach and had a long day of driving.  We are now in Crestview, FL for the night, and we’ll be leaving for New ...
Jacksonville, Florida

Jacksonville

Today we left Matt and Meredith's around 9:30 am and arrived in Jacksonville around 5 pm, where we were greeted by Tim and his girlfriend Cat. After getting settled in, Timmy gave us an awesome tour of Jacksonv...
Duke University, Campus, North Carolina

Durham and more Wake Forest

Today John and I took a ride to Durham, NC to visit my stepsister Carolyn! We started our day with delicious sandwiches at an amazing lunch place called Parker and Otis and then browsed several cute stores that...
Wake Forest, Beer Coozie

Arriving in NC

Yesterday we left New Jersey around ten in the morning and arrived safely at our friend Matt’s house around eight.  When we arrived, Matt and his girlfriend Meredith made us delicious turkey reubens for St. Pat...
Family, Grothues, Dinner

I’m Going Going Back Back to Cali Cali

Our time in New Jersey has been so awesome.  We were able to spend so much time with family, and connect with so many friends while we were here.  Last night was really hard though.  It was our last night and o...
Hudson River, New York City, NYC, Skyline

New Jersey

After leaving Fairport on Monday (with an extremely packed car), John and I have had an eventful time in New Jersey so far.  We arrived at my mom’s house Monday afternoon, and sorted through our stuff, because ...