I'm Courtney and I look at life as a constant adventure. Whether I'm in my car, on a train or just running errands, I try to learn from the world around me. Road Darling is my love letter to adventure. (Austin based) read more...
The first day of my road trip was the most eventful so far with vintage thrifting (more on this later!) and my first time in Dallas. I had the pleasure of staying at the Magnolia Hotel located in downtown Dallas.* The hotel building is what was once known as the Magnolia Petroleum Building, home to one of the icons of Dallas–the Flying Red Horse .
Let’s talk road trip tips. Not the ones from books. Not the ones from AAA. Like real life ones. Where do you go to the bathroom? Where’s the Target?! These are REAL questions! Sure, the books will say to change the oil before a long road trip. They’ll give you safety tips, but what REALLY happens on a trip? That’s what people really need to
With my road trip coming up, I wanted to share about how I plan a 1-2 day trip to a specific city or town. Exploring a new place can be daunting. There’s so much to do, whether it’s a big city or small little town. I’ll walk you through my process to make it a little easier. Step 1: Before you start, decide how to
I set out on my road trip on Sunday! Having done my fair amount of road tripping over the past seven years, I can say with confidence that planning is often the most daunting task, so I wanted to share some tips. While I wish I could say that this advice applicable to other countries, I don’t know that for certain since I’ve only done
I’m excited to share that I’ll be embarking on a solo cross country-ish trip from Texas to Pennsylvania and back. This will be my first fun road trip in two years. I’ve done a lot of driving since my last one, but it was mostly for the purpose of moving. While those trips weren’t the worst experiences, I can’t say it was fun to move
I’ve been putting this post off for a year now. I know that I’m under no obligation to talk about my divorce, but I know writing this post will make me feel better. I hope it will make other people going through the same thing feel better. I’m guessing few people write about divorce because divorce sucks. Weddings are pretty and their antithesis is horrid.