I'm Allison. Lover of Jesus, Disney season pass holder, and monogrammer of all things. 
   First and foremost, thank you so much for checking out my page! I am beyond excited to share my experiences and very thankful for everyone who has been following my journey thus far. This blog is about my life, my travels, lessons learned, laughs shared, and adventures of making my way in the Big City. My hope is that this blog encourages you and inspires others to dream as big as me.
   And so let's begin... xoxo

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Park City Weekend

March 12, 2019


Park City, Utah has always held a special place in my heart. About thirteen years ago, my family visited over Christmas Break to ski and play in the snow. And as a Florida girl, I felt like I visited Buddy the Elf’s home. There’s something magical about the powdery snow and the Rocky Mountains that […]

Hawaii – Kauai and Maui

January 25, 2019


Hey y’all! How are we almost to February?! I’ve been working the past nine weeks in Los Angeles and loving every second of it. Before the holidays, my family and I flew back over to Hawaii for a few days. I’ve spent my entire life without visiting these islands and somehow managed to vacation here […]

A Month in San Diego

December 1, 2018


Hey y’all! I just made it to Los Angeles after spending a month in San Diego. I had no idea I would fall in love with that city. The weather, the sunsets, and the water are such game-changers when you are surrounded by them every day. And it was the month of November?! So many […]

Disney World – October Edition

October 27, 2018


Walt Disney World: one of my favorite places on the entire planet. My family has had season passes since I was itty bitty, and we would venture down to Kissimmee, Florida, several times a year. WDW is perfect for every age of dreamers, and I have found the magic of Disney is more prevalent the […]

Look Back at Fall in Michigan

October 5, 2018


Wow it’s already October, my favorite time of year. It’s the start of my birthday month, pumpkin spice everything, and Hocus Pocus nights. I like to consider myself a chai, apple, pumpkin, mulled cider enthusiast, so needless to say, I am very excited for all the festivities to begin. While I am thrilled to currently […]

A Motown Minute – Detroit

September 7, 2018


Oh goodness, Detroit surprised me. I didn’t know what to expect since I had never been to the city, and most of my friends had visited several years ago. The downtown area is full of cute shops, restaurants, and green spaces with parks and puppies. With its wall art and juxtaposition of old and new, […]

Indy – Indianapolis Motor Speedway Tour

August 27, 2018


First of all, how was Indianapolis four months ago?! I can’t believe all the places I have visited since the beginning of the summer. Indy was a complete surprise to me, and I actually loved the city. Downtown is charming, full of new restaurants and a Whole Foods (I remember cities based off WHM and […]

Toronto Snapshots

August 21, 2018


For seven weeks, I performed in the gorgeous city of Toronto and lived that Canadian life. Ok, I’ll be honest, Toronto is basically the same as New York City, except CAD for currency and a Nordstrom dangerously close to the Ed Mirvish Theatre. Having one of my best gal pals, Catherine, back on tour with me for […]

Hawaii – Oahu and Maui

August 12, 2018


Ever since I was little, I always dreamed of going to Hawaii. The image of the Pacific Ocean tangled in views of volcanic mountains and palm trees sounded like my kind of vacation. We had been planning as a family to make the trip since my senior year of high school, but between moving to Boston […]

18 Things I’ve Learned in 2018

August 2, 2018


Hey y’all! It’s been a while since my last post, almost a year to be completely honest. I started writing this in August and planned to press publish on my birthday. And then decided to wait until the new year rolled around. And then decided to never publish it at all. This year has been […]