The Pens That Give Back

I'm one of the lucky ones because I have good insurance and because my husband's job affords us the ability to pay those yearly out of pocket maxes each year (and for the next 2 years still). But so many don't have that luxury. Let that sink in for a minute...affordable health care is a luxury.

Girls Weekend in the REAL Nashville

Hailed as one of the top destinations for bachelorette parties and girls weekends alike, we were pretty excited for our trip. We ate, we drank, we laughed, and a good time was had by all....except maybe the kid at the bar who tried to pick up my friend Sarah (#yourenotagirlgoaway).

Mr. J’s Batman Birthday Party

Hi folks! One thing you may not know about me is that I LOVE throwing parties. I love coming up with one of a kind decorations, games, food, etc around a common theme. In the past, I've done vintage toys for Mr. A's first birthday, The Very Hungry Caterpillar for a baby shower, Richard Scary's … Continue reading Mr. J’s Batman Birthday Party

3.5 Days in NYC

I'm throwing it back to this time last year, when shortly after getting the kids back to school, the hubs and I took a quick getaway to New York City. Neither of us had been before, and there was a lot we wanted to see and do while we were there. We had three days, … Continue reading 3.5 Days in NYC

3.5 Days in Glacier National Park

Hi friends! The hubs and I recently returned from visiting Glacier National Park up in Montana, and I have to say that it was AMAZING! I'm not going to lie, the weather didn't want to cooperate with us, being cloudy and rainy more often than not, but even so, that didn't take away from the … Continue reading 3.5 Days in Glacier National Park

Family Road Trip to Hershey, PA

Hi friends! If you have been following along on Instagram, you'll know that we recently took a family road trip to Hershey, PA, aka The Sweetest Place on Earth. Growing up, road trips were common, so it only follows that my boys are used to traveling long distances in the car. This trip, we covered … Continue reading Family Road Trip to Hershey, PA

London – Part 2: Food

I'm back again with the second installment in my London trip series, this time to tell you all about the food!  From having High Tea (I'm a born tea lover, so of course this was a given while in England), to local eateries and icons, to our first Michelin star dining experience, London did not disappoint.