Why You Should Rock a Fanny Pack at Disney and Universal Parks

Fanny Pack at Disney and Universal

Why You Should Rock a Fanny Pack at Disney and Universal Parks

I recently got back from Orlando where my husband and I explored the 3 Universal Studio parks and Disney’s Magic Kingdom. If I wasn’t already a fanny pack lover, this trip really made me a believer! Continue reading


Whitewater Rafting on The Upper Clackamas River

Whitewater Rafting on The Upper Clackamas River

Let’s just cut right to the chase here, I am not athletic. I have trouble getting my dutch oven down from the cabinet and struggle to move my Crockpot around the kitchen. But I took a whitewater rafting trip on the upper Clackamas River and I’d do it again!  Continue reading

I’m Going to the Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo

Gluten Free and Allergen Friendly Expo Dallas

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I have really exciting news to share with y’all! I will be attending the Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo in Dallas this October. The expo travels from city to city and I was lucky enough to be accepted as an official blogger for the event! That means I’ll bring you pre-event coverage, live-event coverage, and of course, post-event coverage.  Continue reading

Where To Treat Yourself in Far North Dallas

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Where To Treat Yourself in Far North Dallas

Today I’m celebrating my 25th birthday! Twenty-five was an awesome year because I learned a lot about myself, my goals, and ultimately how to “adult”. We all joke how hard “adulting” is and how nobody really knows what we’re doing, but this year taught me that even if I’m not 100% certain of an outcome, as long as I’m doing what I love and believe in everything will be okay. Now that the heavy stuff is out of the way, let me tell you where to go to treat yourself during your birthday week or when you just need a little pick-me-up!  Continue reading

Uptown Dallas Food Tour with Cloud 9 Living

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Uptown Dallas Food Tour

Sometimes the best way to relax and unwind is to explore your own city! I have lived in the Dallas suburbs for over 10 years. During that time, massive construction has occurred throughout the Dallas-Ft. Worth area. The Uptown, Dallas neighborhood has really gained popularity throughout the past decade. Uptown is the place to live, work, and play!  Continue reading

Oahu Hawaii Honeymoon

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Zack and I celebrated our FIRST WEDDING ANNIVERSARY yesterday! This week one year ago, we jetted off to the beautiful island of Oahu. In this post, I’ll share where we stayed, what we ate, must-see spots, and more!  Continue reading

Must-Visit North Dallas: Texas Tulips

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I’ve lived in several cities just north of Dallas over the past 10 years. I love living up here because there’s so much to eat, see, and do both in the suburbs or in a quick drive into downtown. This spring I got to do something new that I’ve wanted to do for awhile now. Visit Texas Tulips–the first blooming tulip field in Texas, where you also get to pick your own flowers! Continue reading