Adventures in France: Loire Valley


A little over a week of our amazing French vacation has come and gone. With a two week vacation, we still have a full 5 days of relaxation and beautiful France to go. But I have had some down time to start editing photos to share with you, as well. You can see all my France vacation […]

Making Every Day More Like Vacation

4 Tips to make every day more like Vacation //

Happy Labor Day!! When we take vacation that overlaps with a holiday, we always say it doesn’t even count as a real vacation day. It’s free days and vacation doesn’t really start until tomorrow, even though we are currently in France. Yes, we’re nerdy like that! Since I think we all could use a little […]

Hanging Lake Hike in Glenwood Springs


I have another hike with spectacular pictures to share with you today! This weekend’s adventures really set the bar high for the rest of the year’s hiking plans. After the Maroon Bells on Monday, I honestly didn’t expect anything nearly as beautiful. Hanging Lake is a completely different hike, but it’s just a gorgeous in […]

Maroon Bells Hike in Aspen


The past weekend, we decided to take advantage of the Memorial Day holiday to spend some time in Aspen. We visited briefly for a few hours in the winter to see the X Games, but didn’t really see the city. Our goal for the weekend was to get away, relax, and recharge from everyday life. […]

7 Wineries Worth Visiting in California


Kirk and I took advantage of our business trips last week and headed out to California a weekend early. It had been many years since we visited wine country together, so we soaked up every minute of our two days to enjoy the experience. In years past, I would always be the planner of our […]