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Peeing my pants on the World’s Biggest Swing

Just kidding. I didn’t pee my pants. But this was frightening. One year ago today on my 30th birthday Chris and I did the Nevis Swing in Queenstown, New Zealand and it was exhilarating! The Nevis Swing is the world’s biggest swing located on the Nevis River just outside Queenstown. Queenstown is well-known for being …

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Where to get the Perfect Fall Instagram in Jackson, Wyoming

Jackson, Wyoming is the perfect quaint town for a Fall getaway. The town boasts a scenic town square surrounded by the cutest shops and restaurants, perfect for your next instagram pic. And don’t forget to follow us on insta: @passportsandpcss Pack your uggs and grab a PSL because Jackson should be your Fall bucket list. …

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Top Five Friday: Things to do in Boulder, Colorado

Boulder, Colorado is a great town, close to Denver, and with a lot to offer. We’ve visited a couple of times and it is definitely one of our favorite places to visit. So in top five Friday fashion, here are the top five things to do in Boulder, Colorado. Go to a Buffs Football Game: …

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Our trip to the Great Sand Dunes was a total FAIL

Not too long ago we planned a trip to Great Sand Dunes National Park since it’s not too far from Colorado Springs and we had heard it was an awesome place to hike, camp and explore. We left our house extra early on Saturday morning in order to make it to the Visitor’s Center by 8 …

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A Game We Couldn’t Lose: Fall Football in Columbus, Ohio

This past weekend I flew to Columbus, Ohio, to visit family and to watch a football game at The Ohio State University. But this was not just any normal Big Ten football game. Ohio State was playing The Army Black Knights! My family is a huge fan of Ohio State football, and due to the …

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Top Five Friday: Essentials for carry-on luggage

Today I am off to Ohio for a long weekend of football and family. As I was packing my carry-on I wanted to share with you the top essentials for any carry-on bag. Passport/ ID/ wallet/ keys/ phone and charger/ headphones: Duh. Anything that is absolutely essential to your trip should be in your carry-on. …

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Quick Trip to Nashville

This past weekend I had to travel from Colorado to Tennessee for work… and since my brother lives in Nashville, I decided to stay a little longer after my work obligations and spend some time with my baby bro! It was a great weekend, catching up, watching football and enjoying some of the sights of …

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Top Five Friday: Reasons to travel by four-wheeler in Greece

Happy Friday~ For a post-deployment trip in 2013, Chris and I decided to go to Greece! We spent time in Athens, Santorini and Mykonos. Athens was an awesome city to visit and we loved touring the ruins. But the Greek islands were our favorite! On the islands we quickly realized that there was a lot …