July 2012

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The yellow envelope project: round one

by Kim July 29, 2012

Before Brian and I left home to travel our friends gave us an amazing gift. “As you travel the world we want you to make the world a better place,” they told us. We call it our Yellow Envelope Project.

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Arches and canyonlands national parks in pictures

by Kim July 25, 2012

I thought a lot about how to describe the beautiful landscape of Arches and Canyonlands National Park. In the end I thought it best to explain through pictures.

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To be outdoors

by Kim July 23, 2012

Since I left my cubicle job for a life of writing and traveling I spend my time outdoors. I know dusk in a way I haven’t known dusk since I was a child. I know mid-afternoon heat and evening thunderstorms. I know the value of being outdoors.

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The car breaks down and other stories from the road

by Kim July 18, 2012

We’ve been on the road for two months now. Some stories about our clunky car and life on the road.

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Surviving grizzlies and hitchhikers in yellowstone national park

by Kim July 15, 2012

Yellowstone National Park is a breathtaking place filled with natural wonders- and grizzlies and hitchhikers too.

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Like a kid again in St. Louis

by Kim July 11, 2012

St. Louis is the city with that famous arch, beer, and one crazy adult playground called The City Museum.

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Hotter than hell but it sure is pretty: Savannah, Georgia

by Kim July 8, 2012

Savannah is all about stunning buildings, southern charm and oppressive heat- but I loved it anyways.

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On Getting Started

by Kim July 1, 2012

I know that Brian and I have months and even years of living this dream ahead of us. I know there will be bad days and major failures. But this is what I have learned: Starting is the hardest part.

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