Does Snapchat Ruin the Moment?

A few months ago, I was riding a wild-maned horse down a black sand trail in Iceland. The sun was shining, the sky blue for the first time in days. All of a sudden, my horse bolted. As she careened … Read the...

On Living and Traveling with Anxiety

Confession – I can’t remember a time when I lived without anxiety. It’s my constant companion, my heaviest cross to bear. Anxiety is a nightmare because you can’t escape it; it’s a problem that exists within your own mind. No … Read the...

Iceland via Instagram

Hey guys, I’m back from my five-day trip to Iceland! And before I bombard you with a deluge of posts, I wanted to share my Instagram photos.  In short, Iceland fascinated me. The people were kind, artistic, and quirky, and … Read the...
Hey! I'm Ashley. After college I moved to Paris to work as an au pair and then backpacked Europe, India and Asia for a year, largely solo. Now I live, ski and work in Colorado, but I'm always scheming my next international adventure. Read more on my About Me page.


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  • Three months later and I'm fiiiinally writing about Coachella. In short, it was one of the craziest/exhausting/most fun weekends of my life and I'm now addicted to festivals. Link in profile! 👆
  • #tbt to chasing waterfalls in Iceland last month #takemeback
  • Odesza killed it at Red Rocks last night. ❤️ And shout out to @sarahrenee90 for helping me track down my phone that got lost and hit by a car 😬
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