dublin: top 5

wow, what an incredible trip. i am so sad that our vacation is already over, but alas it is and back to the normal routine. however, although the trip is over it doesn’t mean that i have forgotten all of the amazing places we visited on our trip. so with that, i am giving you…

an irish adventure

sorry it’s been a few days since i’ve posted. it’s been quite a fun and wonderful adventure the past couple days with flying over to ireland and then taking a grand driving tour around the southern part of the country. now granted, we definitely haven’t seen everything this beautiful country has to offer – but…

winter park staycation

wow, it’s amazing how a staycation can really feel like you are a thousand miles away from home – even in a location where you’ve visited before. and that’s exactly how we felt during our time at the alfond inn at rollins in winter park, florida. this was my first time staying at the property,…

think i’ll go to boston

wow, can i just say what an incredible city. i have really enjoyed my time in boston thusfar, but i must say one of my favorite parts has been getting to run through the city. naturally, putting on the running shoes was one of the first things that i did in this wonderful city. i…

shingle creek staycation

i’m not going to lie, definitely still wishing that i was on my local staycation. it’s really amazing how even though you can only be 20 minutes from home, you still feel a million miles away – and that’s exactly what we had during our time at loews sapphire falls on friday night (see recap…

a little wine and sapphire…

nothing beats kicking off a staycation at one of the newest hotels at universal orlando, loews sapphire falls resort AND attending an event all in the same evening?! but first, i’m going to have to start with sapphire falls…what a beautiful resort. easing into island time, you truly feel like you are being transported into…

across the pond: 2

wow, it’s hard to believe that we are getting closer and closer to our trip to europe…and FINALLY we have everything booked – hotels, car rentals, flights – you name it, it’s booked and/or paid for. what an incredible feeling…now it’s just time to figure out what we want to do in each location?! now, granted…

kicks on route 66

whew, it’s been a little bit since i’ve been able to write – schedules have been crazy, while also traveling a bit – so much activity in the past week?! but i am writing from tulsa, oklahoma where one of my dear friends just got married. and with traveling to new states means running in a…

luck of the irish

well, i hope everyone had a wonderful st. paddy’s day holiday and weekend. i know we certainly did?! as some of you know, we decided to book a vacation overseas to the wonderful country of ireland later this year – a bucket list country for both of us. and it just so happened that on…

krog street market

wow, what a fun weekend up in atlanta. not only did i get to stay and catch up with amazing friends, but i got to meet my nephew – i mean could it get any better?! and to top it off, we even got to take the little man out and visit some incredible local…