Favorite Things, Life, Photography

100 Things I Love

  The day before Thanksgiving, I found via a Facebook shout out, a blog post by Jennifer P. Williams, whom I had never heard of before. 100 Things I Love. Simple enough and full of amazing things to well, love. At the end of the list, she wrote Inspired by Melisa Wells. WAIT, I KNOW… Continue reading 100 Things I Love

Family, Humor, Travel

I “Found Myself” in Florida

For spring break this year, we got to get the hell out of dodge and go to Destin Florida. I honestly don't know how exactly we landed on Destin. I do know that our oldest daughter didn't want to go anywhere "lame" which leaves a lot for interpretation because me being the travel nerd that… Continue reading I “Found Myself” in Florida

Chicago, Giveaway, Sponsored Post

A Golf Tournament That I Can Get Excited About Means Lots of Caddyshack Quotes #LPGA #ULInternationalCrown

My husband is a really good golfer. I don't know this for a fact because I have never seen him golf but I have been told this. A lot. By many people. He won't ever brag about it so I will for him. He's good. He's been golfing for 36 years now...holy crap, I am… Continue reading A Golf Tournament That I Can Get Excited About Means Lots of Caddyshack Quotes #LPGA #ULInternationalCrown

Chicago, Giveaway, Sponsored Post

It’s Not THAT Kind of Cruise, Get Your Mind Out of the Gutter- Shoreline Sightseeing Giveaway

Last summer, I was approached by Shoreline Sightseeing if I would be interested in going on one of their river cruises. To which I replied, are you kidding me?? OF COURSE!! Because I love me a cruise. Sail the open seas, limbo until your thighs are Jello and all you can eat shrimp?? WAHOOOO!!! Wait. This isn't that kind of CRUISE??? Oh. OK… Continue reading It’s Not THAT Kind of Cruise, Get Your Mind Out of the Gutter- Shoreline Sightseeing Giveaway

Family, Friends, Life

The Week I Ate a Poop Sandwich Turned Out to Be The Best Week of My Life

We all have those days, those weeks, maybe even those months. Where nothing goes right, everything is bad, nothing looks good. Your hair is jacked up, you can't find a good parking space, you got kicked out of your apartment. Basically, you get served a big old poop sandwich. And you have to eat your… Continue reading The Week I Ate a Poop Sandwich Turned Out to Be The Best Week of My Life

Humor, Life, Marriage, Pinterest

I Had a Wedding in a Barn Before Pinterest. So There

*I recently migrated my blog and some of the pictures didn't make the move. So please excuse the words where pictures should be.  Actually, I had two weddings with barns that played the main character. At my first wedding, our reception was held inside/outside of a family owned barn in my home state of Ohio.… Continue reading I Had a Wedding in a Barn Before Pinterest. So There