My husband Daniel and I recently became “adventure family members” at Reflection Riding. With this new status came access to canoes and their launch at Lookout Creek. On a recent Saturday we ditched the baby and made our short drive to the nature center, giddy for a tranquil morning on the water together. I think … Continue reading When the water is our teacher
The other day I snapped a photo of the inside of my fridge and sent it to a friend with the tag line "story of my life." The fridge shelf was lined with bottles of Yuengling (our go-to choice for beer). Sitting in the middle of these was a bottle of a different nature, a … Continue reading Poop, screams, and the art of finding humor in the messiest of situations.
Hostels are an awesome option for a place to sleep while traveling. Of course, their best attribute is how budget friendly they are, but there are some other great reasons to forego the hotel or vacation rental and sleep in a room full of strangers. If your adventurous heart decides on a hostel stay, here … Continue reading 5 Tips for Hostel Travel
We have survived seven weeks with a newborn! I feel that a bit of a celebration (and a walk down nostalgic, sleep-deprived, new parent lane) is in order. So, in honor of successfully keeping our grunting, chubby little cherub alive, I suppose I'll share what becoming a mom has revealed to me. After the initial … Continue reading Reporting from the Trenches: Discoveries from New Parenthood