M is for Maine

My family used to visit Maine quite often when I was younger. I have an uncle who lives in New Hampshire and when we would visit they would take us to the outlet stores in Maine. We also visited when doing the Trail program which I talked about in K is for Katahdin.

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J is for Joshua Tree National Park

Two summers ago my dad, mom, and sister went to hike the Pacific Crest Trail to help my mom complete her bucket list and get her Triple Crown (AT, PCT, and CD). I went out with my boyfriend to meet them in Oregon and do some hiking as well as provide some support for them. Sadly I missed Joshua Tree National Park, but I have seen Joshua Trees! These are some of their pictures and they are beautiful so I thought I’d share, especially since J is a really hard letter to think of places I’ve been!

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I is for Italy

I found my pictures from my Europe vacation so I will do a Germany post soon as an update for G. We had a German exchange student (also named Sarina!) for a year when I was a freshman in high school and the next year her family invited us to stay with them and visit Germany, Austria, and Italy. They have a cabin in Italy in the alps and it was beautiful. I will share some pictures from our trip of the area we stayed in and Venice.

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C is for California

Two summers ago I was visiting my boyfriend’s family in Las Vegas. They wanted to show me Southern California because it was one of their favorite places and I had never been. We decided we would visit the Walt Disney Concert Hall in L.A. and go to Little Italy and a dog beach in San Diego since we were bringing their pug, Shy Ann. That’s where the planning stopped.

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