My family talked about planning a Northern Michigan road trip for some time. My sister, Jeff, and I had never been to the Upper Peninsula before and my parents had not been in many years. We knew we wanted to spend some time exploring there this summer and so we mapped out a road trip to see some of the sights. Read More
One of the things we miss most about living in West Michigan is the easy access to Lake Michigan. It was so nice being able to hop in the car and be at the lake in under an hour.
While we don’t have a “great” lake in our backyard any longer we have found some alternatives that get us on the water and are a ton of fun in the Metro Detroit area. Read More
Summer is here! I’m so excited for summer trips, recipes, books, clothes, and more. I love everything about this time of year and I have highlighted the special things that I have been loving lately just for you! Read More
It’s been so long since I have written a blog post. May was an absolutely crazy month but I am hoping to get back into my regular writing groove!
Today I wanted to share with you about one of the latest adventures I went on over Memorial Day weekend. Jeff and I and several of our college friends met up in Corbin, Kentucky and camped at Cumberland Falls State Park. Read More
While I love discovering and trying new recipes lately I have been feeling pretty lazy when it comes to grocery shopping and cooking.
I have been pretty stressed at work and I just don’t have the energy to find recipes and make a big grocery list every week. I’m pretty confident in my cooking skills and I know that I usually can walk into a grocery store and start a menu in my head. I then just select my ingredients as I go. Read More
Those who know me well know that one of my favorite stores to shop at is TJ Maxx.
Seriously it is my happy place.
I love that I can find really cute stuff for a fraction of the cost of department stores. It’s very hard for me to purchase clothes at other stores because I know I can find something very similar for much cheaper! Read More
I just recently upgraded to the iPhone 7 plus and I love it.
With a new phone came the need for a new phone case! Read More
Today I wanted to share with you a free blog planner that I created with bloggers in mind! I hope this tool will increase your organization and productivity! Read More
I’ve been thinking a lot about the pursuit of perfection lately. Specifically, the role that social media plays in my life. I have always enjoyed taking a peek into people’s lives via their social media account. For the most part, I would say I have a healthy relationship with it. I am able to separate what’s real and what is not fairly easily but I do find myself sometimes comparing my life to others. Read More