Hello, 2023! Somehow it is already a new year and that means new travel goals! I typically avoid a new years resolution and instead I prioritize items from my bucket list that I aim to accomplish each year! This allows me to prioritize my time via vacation days, my money by planning out my budget, [...]
Tag: Experiences Over Things
25 Tips to Maximize your PTO Days
When was the last time you checked your vacation balance? Have you not been using your vacation days because of the pandemic? Consider a stay staycation, a mental health day, and begin planning your vacations this year! The United States of America doesn't have the best work-life balance, so it's important to maximize your PTO [...]
Time to Check-In: Yonder in Escalante, Utah
It’s time to check in! It’s time to check in to Yonder in Escalante, Utah! Yonder is the perfect glamping getaway with unique amenities nestled in the heart of Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, a short drive from several national parks, national monuments, and endless hikes! This 20 acre property opened in 2020 and offers [...]
15 Solo Hiking Tips
Essential Tips for Beginner Skiers
Utah Ice Castles in Midway, Utah
Add this incredible winter activity to your bucket list! What are Ice Castles? The Ice Castles are an immersive experience where thousands of icicles form picturesque “castles” created by ice artists and include various features such a tunnels, slides, and lights! Where are the Ice Castles? The Utah ice castles come to Midway, Utah, about [...]
Snowshoeing in Salt Lake City, Utah with Christy Sports
Tips for Taking the Utah Ski Bus during Ski Season, especially for IkonPass holders!
Where can I sleep in a real igloo? Welcome to Switzerland’s Iglu Dorf Hotel!
We travel not to escape life, but for life to escape us.Anonymous Looking for a unique accomodation on your next winter getaway? Iglu Dorf is a real-life igloo with six different locations on various ski hills and hiking areas! You can stay in this dreamy accommodation or the perfect stop for a midday break while [...]
Set Your Annual Travel Goals + My 2022 Goals!
Quote: "The journey is my home” Muriel Rukeyser Somehow we are already one month into 2022!? What the heck! While most people have already broken or forgotten about their new year's resolutions, I haven’t forgotten about my annual bucket list and goals! I prefer to take items off my larger bucket list and prioritize a [...]
12 Experiences and Eco-Friendly Items that Make Perfect Gifts
"Life is a collection of moments" For the past few years, I have prioritized the motto "experiences over things" and try to live this out as much as possible. While we will inevitably have to purchase tangible things or items that aid in our experiences, life is made up of the small and big moments [...]
7 Reasons to Spend Your Birthday Embracing New Experiences over Things
"Travel is the only thing that makes your richer" Experiences over things. A motto I try to live my life by as much as possible. For several years I have asked for experiences or money to pay for experiences for my birthday and holidays. I have gained a strong love and appreciation for the experiences [...]