Things I Love: Awesome Frozen Nail Art

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It has been FOREVER since I posted a nail design round-up. Obviously I’m more focused on travel these days, but if you know me at all…you know one of my current obsessions is the movie Frozen. As in, I’m head over heels in love with it. So, it only seemed right to devote an entire [...]

Our visit to Buescher State Park #TxStateParks

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After spending the majority of March indoors thanks to tons of Spring rain and a late cold snap, I was so excited to get out with Jackson on a perfect sunny weekend at the end of the month. For this trip we headed out to Buescher State Park, which is located in East Central Texas. [...]

How to Pack Light #travel

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Recently when I mentioned on Instagram that I fit everything for my 4 day, 3 night trip to the Midwest into the backpack you see above…I was met with surprise and shock. Many of you were intrigued and asked how I did it. Well, I’m finally here to show you. First off, I’ll answer some [...]

Bluebonnet Photos 2014

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We drove up Highway 71 this past weekend in search of the perfect spot to take Bluebonnet Photos. BOY, did we ever find one! With all the recent rainstorms, the bluebonnet patches are thicker and more gorgeous than they have been in years. If you’re not from Texas you may be asking “What’s the big [...]

I’m celebrating Spring with Gro-ables! #AD

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Gro-ables for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Are you as excited about the arrival of Spring as I am? I swear this Winter seemed to last forever. I’m so relieved the days are finally warmer and pretty. With the pleasant weather I’ve been [...]

My visit to Chicago

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My recent trip to the Chicagoland area (I visited Indiana and Michigan on this trip as well) was a great one.  Though the main purpose of my trip was for professional enrichment (more on that later) I was also able to squeeze in a little recreational travel goodness as well. Since I knew I’d be [...]