Aspen Travel Diary | My Real Life Snow Globe

Aspen is quite literally like walking into your very own snow globe. It’s one of the few winter trips we take to someplace snowy, and year after year it’s one of our favorites. This time felt especially different, since it was our first experience going with Evan (we skipped it last year, because Ev struggled with major altitude changes when he was just a babe). But to say he LOVED…. Read more

Kissing Fall Goodbye in Vail

I’m finally sharing some photos from our family trip to Vail last month! We had the coziest time, and it was so refreshing to escape someplace quiet for a few days. Jake and I were craving some quiet time away with Ev, to get outdoors and do a few hikes, while also indulging in cozy dinners and casual picnics. It was the BEST, and I (tried) to stay off my…. Read more

My Fall Bucket List | Apple Picking and More!

At the start of each season, I make a bucket list of things I want to do, see, or explore. Sometimes, they’re simple ideas — like painting pumpkins or making spiked apple cider. Other times, it’s a trip somewhere I’ve never been to, or a date night under the stars someplace away from home (a girl can dream, right)?! This year, most of my bucket list is for Evan. It…. Read more

Vacation Style | Lake Michigan

I’m back home in Michigan for a quick few days visiting my hometown. It’s the happiest place on earth and I am grateful for even 48 hours here. This trip reminded me to share my #lakelife outfits from my last vacation here in June, when I really got to indulge in some time off. I shared most of these looks to stories, but some of you have been asking for…. Read more

My Mama Must-Haves | Traveling Baby

I get some serious panic feels while trying to leave the house with Ev somedays. Babies require SO. MUCH. STUFF. Do I have milk? Pacifiers? Backup pacifiers (god forbid I cannot find the paci). Chewing toys? Noise machine? The stroller?? OMG did I pack diapers??? And what about when he has a meltdown in the backseat?? Are you panicked yet?  A traveling baby requires us mamas to plan ahead and be super…. Read more