Travel Survival 101

Travel Survival 101

I love to travel, well maybe not the actual traveling part so much, but I do love experiencing different cultures and seeing my children’s reactions when they see, hear or taste something new (tear) it makes the planning, packing, and the airport all worth it....
Twosdays – 1 room 2 price points – porch

Twosdays – 1 room 2 price points – porch

A well-designed room doesn’t have to empty your bank account to look good. I am not saying don’t splurge on an item or two, but, every piece in your room does not have to be expensive to achieve an amazing result. Shop the look below. SPLURGE Turn on your...
Champagne​ & Sweet Treats

Champagne​ & Sweet Treats

Valentine’s Day is in two weeks – Do you have plans yet? I have 2 dates this year! Since Valentine’s day is on a Thursday this year Tim and I decided to celebrate with our children on the 14th with takeout and a movie. Margot and Julian are picking...
Travel Essentials

Travel Essentials

The iPads are charged, I have a glass of champagne and my ostrich pillow, we are officially ready for takeoff – New Zealand here we come! Shoot, the flight attendant is telling me I need to put my computer away so I got to go but before we take flight I thought...
The Holiday Break Almost Broke Me

The Holiday Break Almost Broke Me

We spent Christmas at home this year I now understand why schools call it a “holiday break” because believe me, I was close to the breaking point more than a few times this holiday. Seriously, 2 weeks without school, sports, or art classes to engage my...
It’s OMMMMM This Year

It’s OMMMMM This Year

I was at my parent’s house this New Years Eve, we had big plans for the evening but they fell through…I realized I had two choices: 1) Ring in the New Year being upset or 2) Except the unexpected and make the best of it, I did the latter and it turned out...