- Family "Workcation" in Portland, Oregon AKA: Learning how to travel with kids
This trip was the most “trying” adventure I have been on yet. And the style of this blog post reflects that. This post is less polished and “editorial” than usual – as was this trip (I don’t think there is even a single photo of me on this trip!). This is the first work trip I’ve been on with my hubby. We had originally planned on leaving the kids at home with family. But life happened and things just didn’t work out – and I was not about to miss out on a chance to travel! I didn’t know what to expect in any way – I didn’t know if I would get to see my hubby at all while he was working or if I’d be all on my own.Read More
- A weekend in Miami The best birthdays are the birthdays where I don't do a single thing other than show up.
My amazing hubby surprised me with a birthday getaway in Miami, he literally did everything… he packed my bag with all new outfits, dresses, and a new bikini. He even tricked me into fake tanning the day before the surprise! And to top it off, he had all babysitters scheduled to watch our daughters, everything was taken care of!Read More
- New York, New York A recap of a few days spent in my favorite city
I’ve said New York was my favorite city for a decade now, but hadn’t been there in over 8 years! Oh how time flies when you’re havingRead More
funkids! 😊 So for David’s 33rd birthday we decided to take a quick sponteneous trip!
- How to Fly for Free ✈ how I earned 220,000 points on Southwest Airlines!
In the past 2 years we’ve flown to 7 cities: Atlanta, Niagara Falls (well, Buffalo, New York), Chicago, Fort Lauderdale, Missouri, Jamaica (I know… not a city), and Philadelphia and paid a total of $0 (when you exclude US security fees and taxes). That’s 15 round-trip tickets for free!Read More