staycation essentials

with our first #hgv staycation coming up, it always makes me start to think about what i am going to pack. now, i am a typical planner and tend to pack a bit earlier than i need to, but it has made me start thinking about our "staycation essentials." we've staycationed quite a bit over …

red, white and rosé

happy red, white and rosé?! yesterday was the fourth of july, and naturally we celebrated in typical fashion...with wine! i love this time of the year - sweet summertime, relaxing with friends and it's honestly the perfect time for a nice refreshing rosé. i hadn't really been a huge rosé drinker until just recently, especially after understanding …

sunday runday

95 days and counting... i can't believe that we are officially under the 100 day mark until the chicago marathon. the time to train just seems to be flying by so quickly. but thankfully (somehow), i have stayed true to my training plans. that's what i've found to be most important - getting out on …

vacation is booked

man, i love the feeling when you just book a vacation. there is something about it that gives you this sense of "instant relaxation," even though we aren't even on the vacation yet. and i am so excited, because we finally booked our first hilton grand vacation trip. where are we going? drumroll...we are actually …