Travel, Treats, Tips, & Traditions


The things I am thankful for after 16 years of marriage.

Sixteen years ago today, Harry and I married people we hardly knew.  We were 28 and 23 and we had no idea what we were getting into.  We had been…

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The best anniversary gift for a Hamilton fan.

hamilton cast press photo

My husband and I have been married for 15 years, we dated for about a year before that. I feel it is important to let everyone know before we begin…

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That time my husband lost his job but things worked out, like whoa.

My husband lost his job. Don’t panic.  This story works out well – I wrote it to encourage you, and also to document for myself when I worry about things…

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Sweet miracle boy : Fost Adopt Story


One more lovely story to share for Foster Care Awareness Month!  This comes from my friend Betty who adopted sweet newborn baby Lucas.  Little Lucas had a rough start but…

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Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto

Villa Del Palmar Beach Resort & Spa at the Islands of Loreto, B.C.S. Mexico

Whether you are looking to vacation with your family, your spouse, or for a girlfriend’s weekend Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto in Baja California needs to be…

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Zip-lining in Costa Rica!

ziplining costa rica

I don’t think either of us would ever describe ourselves as ‘adventurous’.  A vacation for us usually consists of sleeping in, eating out, and wandering a city we haven’t ever…

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Motivating the Kids for Back to School

Motivating the kids for Back to School

So our kids are really excited about Back To School this week!  They are still in elementary school so everything is very exciting!  We’ve done all the back to school…

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Throwback Thursday Disneyland


Throwback Thursday Disneyland. I was super excited about Disneyland Throwback Thursday last week that we just had to do it again!  I really hope you will link yours up too! …

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Harry and I have been married for 12 years and we are so thankful to spend this life together.  We aren’t the kind of bloggers that dish out a lot of marriage advice, if we are being honest, we are still humbly learning.  We have had incredible highs and incredible lows in our marriage, but we are in agreement that we can’t imagine sharing those experiences alone.  Our goal is to love each other better each day, be a good example for our kids, and honor God.  We feel our marriage is a gift!