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Great Barrier Reef

There's three things I've learned about conquering fears. One, no fear is too large to get over. Two, a majority of the time it's totally worth it. Three, you only get one life, mise well do the crazy stuff. Photos by Chelsea Bauman. © 2018 Chelsea Bauman. All Rights Reserved. Snorkeling and scuba diving happens … Continue reading Great Barrier Reef

Skydive Australia Gallery

Skydiving in Australia...what more do I need to say? Best experience ever! Here are a few pictures from the jump at 15,000 feet in Airlie Beach, Australia. 100% would do it all over again! All photos by Skydive Australia team using a GoPro. https://youtu.be/QPq99ctE8_A

Billabong Sanctuary, Townsville, Australia

Never once did I plan on going to Australia to actually touch exotic animals. All of my family, friends, and co-workers warned me before I left to watch out for snakes, spiders, and other crazy animals. But, here I was with a snake wrapped around my neck. Billabong Sanctuary in Townsville Australia on May 18, … Continue reading Billabong Sanctuary, Townsville, Australia

Whitsunday Island, Australia

Have you even been so terrified in your life that you can't help but laugh? Well, that's exactly how I felt in the middle of the sea on an ocean raft heading to the second most photographed beach in the world, Whitehaven Beach. I was greeted by two Australian crew members with heavy accents, ready … Continue reading Whitsunday Island, Australia

Roadtrippin’ Colorado

I never thought I would be a road trip person....that was until I wanted to see as much of Colorado as possible in five days. Taking a road trip through Colorado was one of the scariest, exhilarating, breathtaking, most beautiful things I've ever done in my life. Driving through the mountains was an experience like … Continue reading Roadtrippin’ Colorado

Zip-Lining, Colorado Springs

Some people have a serious fear of height. I, however, am more fearful of not seeing the world from enough heights. Having gone zip-lining before, I knew it was a must when planning the itinerary for Colorado. I decided to keep this activity a surprise from Wylie until about twenty minutes before (for more of … Continue reading Zip-Lining, Colorado Springs

Hockey Day Minnesota

Hockey was never important to me growing up, especially because I lived no where near a professional team and in Wisconsin, hockey is not a big deal. Well, that all changed when I moved to Minnesota. People eat, sleep, and breathe hockey here. It's a big deal. My first college hockey game was incredible to … Continue reading Hockey Day Minnesota

Apostle Islands

If you are from the Northwood's area, it is very common to have heard of the Apostle Islands. This popular attraction is both a sight to see in the winter as well as the summer. During the frigid months, the apostle islands attract people from all over as the ice caves are a sight like … Continue reading Apostle Islands

Duluth, Minnesota

My boyfriend and I seemed to have started an annual summer tradition by taking a mini vacation every year. This year was no different as we explored Duluth and then the apostle islands (another blog for that one). Because I go to school in Minnesota, I started to learn the towns that everyone talks about … Continue reading Duluth, Minnesota

Door County, Wisconsin

As summer 2017 approached, my family decided to plan a small get-away to Door County, Wisconsin. We filled the long weekend with a kayak tour, Segway tour, lounging on the beach, indulging in tasty food, and sight-seeing. My sister and I got a bit carried away with taking pictures by the water, but they all … Continue reading Door County, Wisconsin