in the spirit of our beach vacation and my desire to save money, we chose Holland, MI for our vacation this year. it’s about a 5 hour drive from home, and it’s situated right on Lake Michigan so all of our beach attire was prepared!Read More vacation series: holland, mi
i’ve been traveling with my family to santa fe since i was a small child, so here’s a list of my absolute favorite places to eat in the city. enjoy!Read More santa fe’s finest
i’m that girl who binge drinks once or twice a year and then lives totally dry the other 363 days of the year. but for those few nights out of the year that i choose to let my hair down and drink ’til the sun comes up, there are only a handful of spots that i go to get ‘er done in this neck of the corn field! you’re welcome!Read More best bars: springfield style
chicago is just a hop, skip, and a jump away from springfield, and boy is it worth it!Read More staycation series: the windy city, chitown, chicagoland, chicity, the city of wind, the heart of america, my kind of town, chicago
springfield is my stomping grounds. i’m corn born, bread and fed. given my intimate knowledge of my beloved hometown, i thought it only fitting to put together my own little list of springfield’s finest eateries. here goes!Read More springfield’s finest
visiting Lincoln’s tomb took all of twenty or thirty minutes. not a whole lot to write home about either. there’s a huge memorial, some statues, and the tomb itself.Read More staycation series: lincoln’s tomb
vacation is the best. staycation is the next best thing. we’re making the best of living in the mid-west.Read More because we’re still in vacation mode…staycation!
i’m 30. it’s a milestone. my life looks different. i took my family on our first real vacation. we went to disney world and drove up the coast to the outer banks. we ate great food and spent quality time together. no shark attacks.Read More the end of an era…or is it the beginning