HER OPEN ATLAS

HER OPEN ATLAS

HER OPEN ATLAS

Recent Adventures

15 Photos that will make you want to drop everything and go to Cape Kiwanda

15 Photos that will make you want to drop everything and go to Cape Kiwanda

What To Expect When Visiting Cape Kiwanda Hello fellow travelers! Wow, it has been a hot minute since I have written here. Don’t worry, although I haven’t been writing, I have most certainly been exploring. I will be catching up on all of our recent […]

The Jersey Shore to NYC – Why New Jersey Is Underappreciated

The Jersey Shore to NYC – Why New Jersey Is Underappreciated

I was born and raised in New Jersey and although I haven’t lived there in a long time, it is always home to me. I’ve moved around quite a bit. Yet no matter where I go, I am constantly defending my home state. New Jersey […]

Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival – Frolicking Among 40 Acres Of Tulips

Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival – Frolicking Among 40 Acres Of Tulips

Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival As you may know from my recent post about Portland’s swoon worthy flower scene, I have been a little obsessed with flowers this Spring. I’ve worked tirelessly (not really) to find the most gorgeous flowers to share with you all. Last […]

Hiking Walchella Falls – A Scenic View in the Columbia River Gorge

Hiking Walchella Falls – A Scenic View in the Columbia River Gorge

Wahclella Falls – 350 ft of Beauty This past weekend Adam & I wanted to get outside and do some hiking. We thought we would try out one of Oregonians favorite spots, Walclella Falls. What was supposed to be an easy 2 mile hike ended up […]

Spring in Portland, Oregon – Where Flowers Reign Over The City

Spring in Portland, Oregon – Where Flowers Reign Over The City

Spring in Portland Experiencing a Spring in Portland has been incredible. I’ve lived on the East coast my entire life. Whether it was in New Jersey, New York, or Vermont, Spring was always my least favorite season. It either came too slowly or went too soon, […]

Music City, USA – Tacos, Tequila, and Tunes in Nashville, Tennessee

Music City, USA – Tacos, Tequila, and Tunes in Nashville, Tennessee

Nashville, Tennessee – Music City, USA Instagram hashtag: #TheOneWithTheCrossCountryRoadTrip Nashville was our first official stop on our cross-country road trip this past summer. Our energy was still high and our excitement to discover Nashville meant we were racing all over this wonderful city. We stayed […]

Relaxing Staycation At McMenamins Grand Lodge Hotel

Relaxing Staycation At McMenamins Grand Lodge Hotel

McMenamins Grand Lodge Hotel This past weekend Adam and I indulged in a staycation at the McMenamins Grand Lodge Hotel. The Grand Lodge Hotel is located along scenic highway route (Sip) 47 in Oregon wine country. A chance to get out of the city and […]

24 Hours in Seattle – The Pacific North West’s Emerald City

24 Hours in Seattle – The Pacific North West’s Emerald City

24 Hours in Seattle Adam and I took a trip to Seattle this past weekend to celebrate my 28th birthday. For the past few years, Seattle has been a city I dreamed of visiting. The market, the gum wall, the Space Needle, Mount Rainier; I was dying […]

The Ice Castles – What Fairytales Are Made Of

The Ice Castles – What Fairytales Are Made Of

The Ice Castles – What Fairytales Are Made Of: About a year ago, Adam and I went to see these amazing man-made structures called The Ice Castles. Walking around these incredible walls of thick, blue, ice, felt like I was stepping inside of a fairytale. […]