My 2015 Travel Data Visualized on a Map


2015 was a big year for me, especially when it came to travel. I left my job (and took six months off before starting a new job). I booked and took my first major solo trip (to a different continent)! I honestly thought I was going to die for about 90 seconds. And, I met … [Read more…]

Most Common Driving Laws by State in Map Form

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Are you taking a road trip this holiday season? Some states driving laws are quirky, to say the least. For example, did you know that drinking while driving is illegal in every state – except for Mississippi? Or that New Hampshire is the only state where driving without a seatbelt is legal? created a … [Read more…]

McMenamins Edgefield Resort- Troutdale (Portland), OR: Weekend Adventure with Beer, Live Music, Soaking Pool

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Chad and I drove down to Portland for a mini-vacation at McMenamins Edgefield. McMenamins Edgefield is a resort hotel converted from a 1911 farm with many different bars, restaurants, activities, soaking pool, etc. But when I say resort… well, it feels more like an adult summer camp (which is awesome, btw). I’ve been wanting to … [Read more…]