Dating my Husband (GIVEAWAY!)

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I’ve been dating a man for 13 years.  Of course, I’ve also been married to that same man for 9 years, but I think continuing to date is really important to keeping us close (or bringing us back together!) throughout our lives together.  Our dates don’t have to be elaborate or planned out in advance.… read more »

My Summer Essentials GIVEAWAY with Walmart and Balance Bar!

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Hey there, hi there, ho there!  How is everyone’s summer going?  I can’t believe it’s already August!  Around these parts, most schools are already back in session – that’s just nutty to me!  As a kid, I remember having until at least Labor Day before the daily grind started back up again.  In high school… read more »

Where To Eat in Seaside, Florida

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Seagrove Village Market Starting out just next door to Seaside in quaint little Seagrove, the Village Market has been a staple in the area since 1949.  The front section of the market is a souvenir shop, so when you walk in you may not even realize that there’s a little restaurant tucked away in the… read more »

10 Ideas for your Summer Cookouts

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Yay summer!  We’re in the middle of the season for grills, pools, campfires, fireflies, and sunblock.  It’s also the season for inviting a bunch of friends and family over for those weekend barbecues and cookouts!  I put together a round-up of some fun ideas that bloggers have shared for spicing up your get togethers. *Photo… read more »

Opinions | Balance Bar GOLD Caramel Nut Blast

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First of all, a big huge apology to the kind folks over at Balance Bar.  They emailed me this past Spring and asked me to help them promote Chocolate Caramel Day and try out their yummy Caramel Nut Blast flavor of nutrition bar.  Well, that sounded great to me!  However, Chocolate Caramel Day happened to… read more »

What to do in Seaside, Florida

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Continuing with our Seaside posts, here’s a little overview of this amazing little town: Seaside’s location is so convenient – you’re just a short drive away from many other cute little towns to explore! There was so much honeysuckle everywhere!  It smelled wonderful!

Azalea Grove House in Seagrove, Florida!

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We’re back from our awesome vacation to the area in and around Seaside, Florida and I’m so excited to share the photos from our trip! We stayed at the Azalea Grove house booked through Sunburst Beach Vacations and it was such a darling little place!  Though the majority of our trip was focused on Seaside, Florida,… read more »

Our Family is Growing!

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Wow, 3 months with no new posts!  As you can see by the image above, Matt and I found out some very big news – we are finally pregnant with our first baby!  I found out on February 17th, shortly before my stay at the Inn at Christmas Place, which would also unknowingly be my… read more »

A Night at The Inn at Christmas Place

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A couple of weeks ago, The Inn at Christmas place hosted me for a night’s stay in their lovely hotel.  Having visited the Christmas Place store since I was a little girl, I was excited to check this place out!  First, here’s some basic details: The Inn At Christmas Place:  Main website or call 1.888.465.9644 Location:… read more »