Erin go Bragh! Ireland Recap. 1-19-2018

Hello lovely friends!!Β FΓ‘ilte! A week in Ireland with the whole fam damily. We left January 9 and came back January 16. My dad and sister and I planned this trip as a surprise for the other four who joined us (my youngest sister, step mom, my boyfriend Patrick and my sister's boyfriend Erik). This was [...]

Life Lately 2.6.17

Back to the cold Wisconsin weather again. My family, boyfriend, and I were just in Orlando Florida this past weekend for four days of sun, Disney, and relaxation. It was badly needed by all and I am so grateful for the family time we had there. Patrick and I also celebrated our two year anniversary [...]

Changes and Goals and Life Lately 1.12.2016

Oh how things have changed since I last wrote a blog! The holidays were wonderful, and I got to see so many friends and family to celebrate the end of the year as well. We rang in 2016 with friends, dancing, and me actually staying up past midnight πŸ™‚ And I wouldn't have had it [...]

Hawaiian Vacation [in photos]

Hello?! Anyone out there?? I know it has been SO LONG since I have posted last. Hawaii for 10 days, then working for the weeks after (and trying so hard to keep up with the faster-paced lifestyle here!) pushed back allllll my time to write in my lovely little blog. BUT NOW. I HAVE TIME. [...]

Birthday Trip: Lotsa Snapshots from NOLA

While scrolling through my phone pictures, I realized I collected a great deal more memories than I first thought from our trip to Louisiana, so I'm going to snapshot highlights from our trip for you ❀ Summaries, ya know. Should I use bullet points...? Getting dropped off at the airport. First day walking tour of the [...]

Birthday Trip Part 1: Goooood Nawlins Eats

As my sister so perfectly reminded me the morning of my birthday, "calories are negative on your birthday." And believe me, Patrick and I ate that way our whole trip πŸ˜‰ Plenty of seafood, plenty of snacking, and paaaleeennnnntyyyy of birthday desserts made for an incredible 4 days in New Orleans. Marrrvelous time ❀ The [...]

Thursday Thoughts: Time for a Vacation

In light of the disgusting, severe and terrible cold weather we have all been experiencing for FAR too long (a month is too long for me, let alone several!), I dedicate this post to happy tropical warm thoughts πŸ™‚ We all deserve to get away every once awhile, even if it's just day dreaming of [...]