Coffee Crawl: Dutch Bros Coffee | Colorado Springs, CO

In honor of my continually wandering soul, I thought it was only fitting that my first Coffee Crawl of 2021 be a destination crawl! About a month ago, I took a trip to one of my favorite places in the United States. And of course, what's a trip out of town without visiting a new … Continue reading Coffee Crawl: Dutch Bros Coffee | Colorado Springs, CO

Manifesting 2021: Traveling, Blogging, and Petting Penguins

It's finally here—the end of the year! I think we can all agree that this past year has certainly been a wild one. From a world spread social justice movement to celebrity deaths —oh, and let's not forget about the staple of 2020: the global emergence of COVID-19. Does anyone else remember murder hornets? At … Continue reading Manifesting 2021: Traveling, Blogging, and Petting Penguins

Shop Local: How to Support Your Favorite Small-Time Businesses and Creators

Running a small business is hard. Running any business is hard, but when you don't have a broad audience, plentiful resources, or years of marketing experience then finding commercial success feels next to impossible. So why are there still people who choose to abandon the possibility of an already structured 9 to 5 for the … Continue reading Shop Local: How to Support Your Favorite Small-Time Businesses and Creators

Coffee Crawl: Dunkin’ Donuts

Coffee Crawls have been a little difficult to do while distancing. So for this month's crawl I decided to review another drive-thru shop—arguably America's favorite, Dunkin' Donuts. Now you may not immediately think "coffee shop" when you hear the name "Dunkin' Donuts"—I mean, the word "donuts" is right there. But while they may not specialize … Continue reading Coffee Crawl: Dunkin’ Donuts