Road Trip to Florida |Evening in St. Augustine

On day one of our trip to Florida, we had an amazing afternoon at the Jacksonville Zoo. We left at about 3pm, and planned to ride along the coast. We would stop at a beach for sunset and dinner. We would drive as far as Daytona Beach, and then get back on I-95. It seemed …

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Road trip to Florida | Jacksonville Zoo

My husband had the week before Christmas off and we decided to travel to Florida. This would be our first vacation with our son Bryson, who was 5 months old at the time. Our expectations were low and our plans were extremely flexible. The day we left didn't go as smoothly as planned and our …

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First Time Flying With a Baby

My son went on his first flight at just three months old. I honestly never would of imagined flying with him at such a young age. Life has a way of throwing you into unexpected situations. In my case we had a loss in my husbands family. As an exclusively breastfeeding new mom, I couldn’t …

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Weekend in NYC| Central Park Zoo

Our first tourist destination in New York City was the Central Park Zoo. We went early on a Saturday morning. Before even walking around the zoo, we stopped by the cafe. We got cappuccinos all around for a little bit of energy and warmth. We then ventured out into the zoo. Most of the exhibits …

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My Brooklyn Brownstone Experience

In March I visited New York City for the first time in 17 years. My memories of that childhood visit were few and far between, but I've always envisioned NYC as this mystical place. Maybe I've seen too many episodes of Sex and the City and Gossip Girl. My trip didn't quite hit those unrealistic …

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Quick Getaway to Asheville pt. II

Asheville has become like a second home to my husband and I. We have all our go to shops and restaurants. There’s nothing like Asheville in the summer, but I enjoy visiting in the winter as well. Regardless of the season, we seem to always end our night in Downtown Asheville. During the past few …

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Quick Getaway to Asheville

Last weekend my husband and I decided to take a quick trip to Asheville, NC. We both had a three day weekend and it seemed like the perfect opportunity. We agreed that we wanted to stay somewhere nice enough to relax and feel at home. The trip is a two hour distance by car. We …

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A Christmas Themed Vacation Pt. II 

I’ve been to Gatlinburg,TN numerous times, but this was my first December visit. Usually it’s more of a fall destination for me. The town goes all out with fall harvest decor and the Oktoberfest celebration . I wondered if the town would be just as festive for the Christmas season. Gatlinburg,TN is a small town …

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A Christmas Themed Vacation 

On the first weekend of December, my husband and I decided to get out of town. Our destination would be Asheville,NC. We’d go to all our favorite restaurants, Christmas shops, and attend the Winter lights event. Winter lights is a special holiday event at the North Carolina Aboretum, where you can view Christmas light displays. …

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