November Goals

I honestly can't believe that October is over and that we are halfway through November already! The last few weeks have been such a whirlwind -- a trip to Virginia for our Alma Mater's Homecoming, our annual trip to the mountains for apple picking, the Maryland Teacher of the Year Gala honoring my incredible mom … Continue reading November Goals

Seattle + Bainbridge Island Recap

Even though we returned from our time in Seattle almost four months ago, I realized I never got around to sharing a recap of the Seattle portion of our trip. As I mentioned in my Alaskan Cruise recaps, our cruise sailed in and out of Seattle, Washington. Our departure date and return date were both … Continue reading Seattle + Bainbridge Island Recap

Summer of ’19 Memories

Happy Labor Day, y'all! While I'm usually sad to see this day come as it typically symbolizes the end of long summer days, this year, I'm eager for the season ahead. But before we jump right into fall (y'all, fall does not begin until September 23!!), I thought it would be nice to take a … Continue reading Summer of ’19 Memories

Alaska Cruise Packing List

Later this week, Jody and I are heading on vacation to Alaska! I can't believe this trip is already here -- it seems just like yesterday we had just returned from Peru and were back in our travel agent's office booking our cruise to Alaska. We weren't intentionally trying to do a big trip again … Continue reading Alaska Cruise Packing List

A Weekend in Charlottesville

For the past two years, Jody's birthday has been overshadowed by other big events -- in 2017, his birthday fell between one of my best friend's wedding and my bridal shower, and in 2018, it fell over Easter weekend. He has always been a good sport about keeping his birthday celebrations to a minimum, but … Continue reading A Weekend in Charlottesville

Asheville, NC Recap

It seems like forever ago now, but Jody and I (semi) recently made a trip down to Asheville, North Carolina! We had planned for most of last year to take an extended weekend getaway over New Years weekend and ultimately decided to go to Asheville. We mentioned our plans to one of our best friends, … Continue reading Asheville, NC Recap