Mini Film: 71 Days in Europe


Last Thursday evening, I was in the kitchen flipping pancake batter when Derek waltzed in with an extra big smile on his face. At first, I thought this oddly large grin was due to the fact that I was making breakfast for dinner. That, or because the sweet aroma of the weekend was starting to […]

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365 Days Since Hiking Machu Picchu

Wow. It sure is hard for me to comprehend a year has passed since flying down to South America for the first time to hike the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu!

Four days of non-stop hiking. What an adventure that was! What a challenge, both mentally and physically. Yet, I wouldn’t trade a thing. Okay, I take that back. There is one thing I’d take back…

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Mini Film: Chasing the Irish Luck

I wanted to start this week off on an extra happy note and share another mini film. As you can tell from this page here, we got pretty into making these little video snippets during our trip. Well, since Derek is the creator behind all the films, I guess I got really into jumping around and doing high kicks in every place we visited. HA!

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Mini Film: All Around London

Thank you all once again for following along on our backpacking trip. This trip has definitely been an adventure I will never, ever forget, so I am so grateful to be able to share our experiences with you. Since I just wrapped up posting about our three days in London (you can read all the posts here!) I wanted to go ahead and share the mini film Derek created for this city! This two-minute snippet is so much fun, so I hope you all enjoy!

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Mini Film: Living in a Parisian Dream

I am so excited to share another mini film with you all today. It’s been a few weeks now since Derek finished this video clip, and I’ve been dying to share it ever since. And since I’ve just spent the last two weeks or so sharing posts from our time in Paris, I thought now is the perfect time!

This particular film is by far my absolute favorite. I don’t know what it was about Paris, but this city really drew me in and left me head over heels in love with it. So much goodness. All around. And I miss it so much!

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Mini Film: Once Upon a Time in Switzerland

I wanted to start this week off on an extra fun note by sharing the mini film Derek created of our time in Switzerland. I know I shared this snippet on Facebook about a week ago, but I thought it was only right to post it on the blog, too. Ah, Switzerland — what an amazing country! We had such an incredible time exploring both the cities and countryside. We sure did see what Swiss dreams are made of.

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