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south dakota day #2

We had been planning on waking up leisurely on this trip.  No alarms, nothing to remind us that soon we would have to go back to our real life of real jobs and real alarms that go off way too early in the morning.  We even brought ingredients to make french toast on our camp stove.  We were going to go all. out.  And then we decided to wake up early enough to see Mount Rushmore at sunrise.  Oops.

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south dakota day #1

Earlier this summer, my mom and I took a road trip out to South Dakota.  With one day driving there and one day driving back, we spent four jam-packed days exploring western South Dakota (and eastern Wyoming!): two national parks, two national monuments, one national historic site, and one state park!  Over the next few days, I’ll be sharing what we did and where we went each day, along with some of my favorite photos from each day!

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alaskan adventure

In May, my mom, grandparents, and I set off for an adventure unlike any we’d taken before: a cruise to Alaska!  None of us had ever been to Alaska or on a big cruise ship, so it was a new experience for all of us—and we absolutely loved every minute of it!  Today I’m sharing with you our cruising adventure: where we went and what we saw, and I’ll share some tips for anyone looking to take a cruise in the future!

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williams college – williamstown, mass // best new friends

A/N: I have been working on this blog post for over a month, and it’s gone through various edits and revisions.  Nothing seems right.  After all, how can I sum up all that Overland has meant to me in one measly blog post?  I don’t think I can ever truly write exactly everything I want about the adventures I’ve had and the friends I’ve made.  If I could, I’m not sure I’d want to.  If you’ve done an Overland trip, you know.  And that’s all I need. 

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