Trans Allegheny Lunatic Asylum: Ghost Hunt (FULL VIDEO)

Take a look inside the famously haunted Trans Allegheny Lunatic Asylum as I, along with my two cousins + husband, get locked inside its terror-filled walls for a night. This massive, abandoned asylum dating back to the mid-1800s once housed thousands of mentally ill patients clear up until 1994 when it was forced to close. […]

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Dear Haters, This is How I Recognize You From a Mile Away

There will always be naysayers in your life.  No matter what it is you do or where you go or who you are, these people will always exist.  Do they exist as a direct result of jealousy and resentment or merely as a product of misunderstanding?  Perhaps a little bit of both.  Perhaps a whole […]

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Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum: Sneak Peek

Video filmed by: Doug Michaels Using these products below (click on image to shop them). Take a look inside my upcoming, full-length video of my time spent exploring the famously haunted grounds of the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum. Subscribe to my blog via e-mail (← demonstrated in photo) to stay up-to-date on the full video release […]

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Lost in the Maze of Canyonlands National Park

Have you ever seen the movie “127 Hours” or, at the very least, heard its story?  If you have, you know that Canyonlands National Park can be a very dangerous place to roam.  AND, if you are at all like me, you have probably heard the many “I’m lucky to be alive” stories of hikers […]

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Never Bored in Amsterdam: My Favorite Things to Do

Amsterdam was never on my bucket list but when my husband mentioned going there, of course I was on board (I never say no to traveling anywhere).  Being the nature lover that I am, it’s typical for me to get more excited for travels geared towards the natural world.  Therefore, as excited as I was for […]

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Why Winging-It Beats a Fully Planned Itinerary

My husband and I prefer to wing our trips in some way or another: sometimes we plan a few things we’d love to see and/or do but overall we play it day-by-day.  In this post, let me tell you why we’ve found that winging-it travel trumps fully planned travel.  This includes booking lodging, tours, excursions and activities […]

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