The Top 7 Sites You Can’t Miss In Ireland

Last September thru October we spent 4 weeks traveling Ireland and we loved it! I wanted to share some of the top sites that can’t be missed if you get a chance to visit. Even though we were there for a whole month we still didn’t get to see everything…there is so much to experience and do […]

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Seattle Day 3 – Apples, Rocks, and Beaches

Yesterday we met up with a cousin originally from CO and her boyfriend who live in Wentachee, WA about 3 hours from Tacoma so they drove up for a visit. They both work on an apple orchard conducting scientific tests on growing experimental apples so it was fascinating learning about what they do. We had fun […]

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Seattle Day 2 – Work and Beer

We had a relaxing working day yesterday in Tacoma. We walked to a cute coffee shop on 6th and Union called Metronome and got some work done. I had a caramel latte, a blueberry scone and later on a hot apple cider. It was rainy and cold so it was a great day to just […]

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Seattle Day 1 – Free Museum Day

We decided to take a trip to Seattle to visit with some friends. We were originally going to drive but then found super cheap flight deals with Frontier Airlines….$20 flights! We could fly cheaper than driving so we ended up flying and arrived Wednesday night around 6 pm. I am counting yesterday as our first […]

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Pets & Traveling

One anxiety I have about long-term traveling is leaving my cats behind and trying to decide how to best care for them while we are gone. They are my kids and thinking about leaving them for months at a time breaks my heart! The last two years they have been especially spoiled and are used to Mom […]

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Hello Murphy – Learning to Roll With The Punches

So some of you are probably wondering why you haven’t seen all these posts and pictures from an amazing road trip we were supposed to be on by now?! Sadly, I have to tell you it won’t be happening this year due to a fellow named Murphy’s Law! When my husband left his job, we were […]

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Our Fall Road Trip and Rejection from the Dave Ramsey Show

I have some more news to share: some good and some bad. First, this is my husband’s last week at his job….he put in his notice and will be doing his own business with me at home! He has some ideas he wants to try out that include building some mobile apps. His main focus will […]

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Everything but the Tent

Over the weekend we went camping near Aspen at Difficult Campground. I was so excited to get out with no cell service and just enjoy being in nature. We headed out Friday afternoon with one of our friends and at first I thought this trip was going to be a mistake! It rained all afternoon […]

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Travel Plans

This year we finally have some travel plans in mind….we originally were going to do a long European or South American trip but decided against it since the main focus this year is paying off the house. We will need some more time to save up and plan for what we want to do abroad […]

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Huzzah!

I know I have been absent on the interwebs lately, but it’s only because I am just enjoying life! Sometimes you just need to unplug and take a break once in a while to enjoy being in the moment, being present, and not having to document/share everything. My Mom had a week off from work […]

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