HOW WE WENT FROM 600 FOLLOWERS TO 10K IN 5 MONTHS

by seangrif9March 18, 2018 0 Comments

We’ve had this account now for almost two years. Our account started as a place to just post our cross country pictures and have it as a digital photo book type thing. After coming home from our cross country trip and getting compliments on all of our pictures, Danika decided to try to turn it into a travel account. So we changed our name from crosscountryinaminivan to bringontheadventure. After making…

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Chickpea Potato Curry {Gluten Free / Vegan}

by seangrif9March 8, 2018 0 Comments

Ingredients: 1 tablespoon coconut oil 1 onion, chopped 4 large cloves of garlic, minced 2 tablespoons mild yellow curry powder 1 teaspoon ground cumin 1/2 teaspoon sea salt 1 dash of cayenne 1 cup vegetable stock 1 can tomato sauce (I used sun dried tomato, then blended it to make sauce) 1 can chickpeas 1/4 cup fresh cilantro chopped 1 tablespoon freshly squeezed lime juice 1/4 cup smooth, sun butter…

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A Long Weekend Trip to Arizona

by seangrif9February 27, 2018 0 Comments

We will be trying to spend more time on our blogs, and plan on going way more in depth about the places we have gone, what we did there, and the good as well as the bad parts of each trip. As shown on our Instagram, we try to keep things as real as possible. Yes, some pictures are posed for and planned out, but on the other hand, we…

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Instagram Update

by seangrif9February 27, 2018 0 Comments

9.6 Thousand followers! Just about four months ago, we posted a blog titled “How to Build a Following on Instagram”. Since then we have gained over 8,000 Instagram Followers, now get about 1 thousand likes per post and our biggest claim to fame…. A feature on the AirBnB Instagram (Thank You Iceland). Hints, Tips, and Tricks We have learned a lot about Instagram over these past few months. It’s not as…

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How to build a following on Instagram 

by seangrif9November 2, 2017 0 Comments

We plan on doing the majority of our Social Media work on Instagram, and using the others for support. Instagram is far and away the best site for travel accounts, and hope to begin our success by building a large following. Danika does a great job with the photos, and I’m confident her beautiful pictures will help us stand out amongst the many travel accounts. If you’d like to check…

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The Beginning to a Life of Travel

by seangrif9November 2, 2017 0 Comments

I had hoped to start this blog many months ago, but like a lot of us, I got caught up in the work life. The everyday grind of sitting behind my desk, and staring at an Excel Spreadsheet has really got me thinking lately.  Is this the life that I want? Is this how I will have to spend the next 40 years of my life? So here is the…

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How did we do it?

by seangrif9January 18, 2017 0 Comments

What did it take to pack for a 78 day road trip to the other side of the country… and back. A lot. A lot of clothes, pots, pans, food, blankets, a tent, and countless items. Some things were useful, but I would say more things were not needed. We can blame Danika for that. I mean how many pairs of jeans, pants and sweatshirts do you need. I guess…

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The Beginning

by seangrif9January 11, 2017 0 Comments

Have you ever gotten the thought that you should be doing something else in your life. That there’s a better way to live than sitting behind a desk and doing the same thing over and over again. Well thats me, those are the types of thoughts I’ve been having lately. I lived a boring and typical life for nearly 23 years. I grew up and lived in the same house…

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