Category Archives: Travel

Vacation brain in real life

I haven’t posted anything on this blog in four months. I swore I’d never let that happen. For almost four years, it didn’t. It’s not that I didn’t have things to write about in those four months. A lot happened. … Continue reading

Posted in Inspiration, Travel | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Stop waiting for the perfect time

I spend a lot of time waiting. I imagine up these awesome experiences, and then wait for the perfect time to execute them. Wait until my mom’s 60th birthday to throw her a surprise party. Wait until Christmas to give … Continue reading

Posted in Travel | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

You’ve come so far

Dear 19 year-old Lindsay, You’re about to take a step that’s really hard. Something you anxiously dreaded for most of your teen years, because you weren’t sure how it would ever happen. You’re about to move into residence to start … Continue reading

Posted in Travel | Tagged , , , | 7 Comments

Experiencing Waitress

Last year, I saw Beautiful: The Carole King Musical and blogged about it. I realized that I have a tendency to obsessively research a show before I see it, and considered what it’d be like to discover a show as … Continue reading

Posted in Travel | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

How to travel 4500km in 10 days and love it

For most of my childhood summers, my family drove down to New Jersey to visit my aunt and uncle. 10 hours each way. I loved visiting them, but HATED the drive. I absolutely dreaded it. 10 hours where my brother … Continue reading

Posted in Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

I can’t wait…or can I?

Last May, I went on an epic New York City trip with my cousin, Katie, and two of our friends, Kerri and Carey. The planning for this trip started almost 10 months before the 4-day trip. In October, I was … Continue reading

Posted in Inspiration, Travel | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

December 9, 2013

A year ago today I hopped on a plane to NYC for 15 hours that changed how I look at Broadway. It all started in October, when I read that a group of creative people were bringing a concert version … Continue reading

Posted in Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

A Beautiful reminder

Last weekend, I went back to New York. I saw three Broadway shows in two days, ending the musical marathon with Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. To say I was pumped for this show is an understatement. When I was … Continue reading

Posted in Travel | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

Ali takes on South America!

Remember Ali? My friend who first taught me about doing things outside of my comfort zone? The one who intentionally seeks to live a life full of butterflies? Well she’s about to embark on a three-month adventure to South America. … Continue reading

Posted in Inspiration, Travel | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Seemingly Insignificant Choices

When I was in NYC a few weeks ago, I saw a new Broadway musical called If/Then starring Idina Menzel (yes, the same woman who sings ‘Let It Go’). I’ve loved Idina for close to 10 years. This is the … Continue reading

Posted in Travel | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments