Out West Adventures

Another throwback blog post! Here’s a photo dump of our latest out west vacation! We stopped at badlands national Park, Yellowstone national park, and the Teton mountains. Here’s a close-up of a bison that was lying down on the side of the road. These things creep me OUT! Here we are at Badlands National Park!Continue reading “Out West Adventures”

Smoky Mountains Trip!

Since nothing exciting is going on in my life currently, here’s a few photos of a trip I took to Gatlinburg at this time last year with Billy and John! And the pups of course! I think it’s only right that my first photo is one of my brother dying on a 10 mile roundContinue reading “Smoky Mountains Trip!”

05/17/2021 – A HAPPY BIRTHDAY POST!

To the one who’s been there for it all, a rock, a light, an inspiration to me, my mother. Beautiful inside and out. No words will ever come close to the thanks we have for you, or for how much we love you. Happiest of birthdays to you, mom! I hope you have a wonderfulContinue reading “05/17/2021 – A HAPPY BIRTHDAY POST!”

Our Triple D Adventures

About a year ago I got really into watching Diners Drive Ins and Dives on the Food Network. If you don’t know what this is, it’s a show by Guy Fieri, where he visits small local restaurants that are supposed to be a huge hit with the locals. These restaurants are all either diners, driveContinue reading “Our Triple D Adventures”

360 CHICAGO

On our last visit to Chicago we got to try out the tilt ride in the John Hancock building on the 94th floor at 360 CHICAGO. We stayed at the 21C Museum Hotel, so it came with it for free! We also got a super discounted parking rate for staying there, AND we got intoContinue reading “360 CHICAGO”

5/07/2021 – A HAPPY BIRTHDAY POST 🥳 🎉🎂🎈🎊🎁

Today is my lovely grandmother’s birthday! She is so very kind and loving and we are all so very blessed to have a grandma like her in our lives. To the very strong, smart, generous and beautiful woman that I call Grandma, I hope you have a wonderful day today! I love you!

Indiana Dunes National Park

This weekend we checked out Indiana Dunes National Park. It was just established into a National Park in 2019. This was a fun day trip, seeing the beautiful Lake Michigan and doing a couple hiking trails! This place was a good mix of dunes/beach and woodsy hikes. The water was beautiful and I even foundContinue reading “Indiana Dunes National Park”

A Family Dinner

Last night we had the entire immediate family over (plus grandma!) for dinner. We didn’t get to be together for Easter this year, so this dinner was a late Easter/ my sisters birthday dinner. Let me start by saying….I got no pictures. On the menu we had popover bread, cider braised pork, oven roasted potatoes,Continue reading “A Family Dinner”