Well friends, its time to dust off the old blog and get back in touch with all of you! Its been a wild and crazy year or new adventures and life changes but I wanted to document this coming year of what I hope to be a big life change! I write this with the… Read More Planning for the Future
Ho lasciato il mio cuore a Firenze. Firenze, or Florence in English, will forever have my heart and continue to inspire my desire to learn Italian. I have had many dreams about moving to Florence. This city is so beautiful, laid back and filled with culture. These dreams are so vivid I see myself walking… Read More Florence / Firenze Travel Guide
Today I’m launching my first travel guide! I’ve done recaps of trips before but I thought a guide would be more useful for reference. I wanted to start with San Antonio since I have traveled there quite often for work and have some stellar recommendations for you. Let’s dive in! How to get there: San… Read More San Antonio Travel Guide
When you think of American wines I’m sure the first place that comes to mind is California. While California does have a large amount of land dedicated to growing wine producing grapes, they aren’t the only Pacific state that does so. Washington and Oregon also come to play…and they play for KEEPS! While we were… Read More Wine Tour of Mount Hood Oregon
A little while back I was sent to Seattle for work and decided to extend my weekend and make a quick trip over to Portland. I’ve heard its an awesome city with a lot of charm and, hey, it was a $75 flight away so why not!? I used my miles to get Joe to… Read More Keep Portland Weird
Two weeks ago I found myself once again in the Emerald City—Seattle. I didn’t plan on spending too much time in the city since I’ve visited before but rather explore outside the city into the great outdoors. Luck for me I’m blog-friends with Brittany (check her out here) who just so happens to be an… Read More My First Hike Ever!!!
Hey guys! Its your friendly Vacation Planner here to give you some insight on when to plan any vacation! The short answer…WHENEVER YOU DANG WELL WANT TO!!! However, that’s not really helpful so let me break this down for you. Cruises- while some cruise lines offer promotions and discount offers, the price will gradually rise… Read More How Soon is Too Soon?
Recently I had the chance to visit New Orleans for a business trip. It just so happened to be the week before Mardi Gras but duty calls and I had work to do. I flew in on a holiday (President’s day) and got to explore the city. I’ve never had a desire to visit New… Read More Give New Orleans a Try
About a week and a half ago I ran the Houston Rodeo 10k to try and get a sub hour 10k time. As most of you know who have been following along my running journey, these past few weeks have been filled with injury and pain and frustration. Still, I paid my registration fee and wanted… Read More Houston Rodeo 10k Recap
This week is the last week of running before I take my MUCH NEEDED extended break! That’s right, Im taking a month off from running and Im not sad about it at all. Instead Im going to work on my core strength and built those muscles and get nice and lean for my October and… Read More Workout Recap 2/28-3/6