As I write this, I’m 3 days away from the end of a glorious week and a half vacation. I promised myself I would stay away from work email and focus on resting, friends and family. Alright, I’ll admit I loosely perused email a couple of times, but I swear I only perused for 5… Continue reading My Best Friend’s Wedding & Prioritizing Self-Care
For the first time in around three or four years, Christmas 2015 brought my family together in one place. There is no amount of money or presents that could replace the simple pleasure of spending time with my family for the holidays. Dan I traveled to Arizona to experience the RV life my parents have… Continue reading Holiday Bliss
Quite simply, Northern California is absolutely stunning. I’ve spent my life on the East coast only venturing as far West as Arizona. I grew up along the beach in a small town in Florida, and I have the Atlantic Ocean memorized. But, after comparing the two, I can honestly say that the Pacific Ocean puts… Continue reading California Dreamin’
My husband left for California today. I was pretty much a nervous wreck the entire day today because several things went wrong right off the bat – first, Dan missed his flight out because American Airlines closed the gate 10 minutes before the departure time. Apparently this early closure is the airline’s policy, but I… Continue reading A Summer Without
“Now more than ever do I realize that I will never be content with a sedentary life, that I will always be haunted by thoughts of a sun-drenched elsewhere.” ― Isabelle Eberhardt I think I’m addicted to traveling, or just being around people, or maybe it’s just the addiction to always being busy. Just in… Continue reading Allergic to a sedentary lifestyle
I was going to make this post about our belated honeymoon to Europe, but then I decided to make this post about something else: friends. Europe doesn’t really need an explanation because only one word can sum up that experience: AWESOME. I’d love to live in London at some point in my life. I absolutely… Continue reading Friends
…Truly awesome. Dan and I just got back from an amazing 9-day trip to Chicago. I’m not really looking forward to going back to work, but all in all, I’m happy to be home. It was great to visit our friend though, and lots of fun was had! There is nothing like the city of… Continue reading Chicago was awesome!