I haven’t traveled to a lot of different places but I sure have logged a lot of hours driving to places. Each year, we drive to Vancouver with…only…bathroom breaks when we get gas. Yup, no over-nighters, just straight driving and stimulating conversation along the way. The last part is a total lie. I’m usually asleep.Read More
Prior to being a parent, you have all these ideas on what kind of parent you are going to be. For me they were:
-My child is not going to have any screen time (tv, ipod, ipad) until she turns two years old.
-By not doing that, she is not going to rely on screen time and can be more creative.
-I am not going to let her watch Frozen and have Elsa stuff all over the house.Read More
When my mom passed away, a friend came up to me at the funeral and said she understands why I am so sad. It is because after my dad passes away, I will not have anyone love me unconditionally. These words stuck with me for the next 15 years. I couldn’t get these words out of my head. My dad isn’t perfect but none of us are. Whenever I get frustrated by him, I remind myself that he is the only person I have left to love me unconditionally.Read More
Our wedding was about celebrating our marriage and throwing a great party for all our friends and family...because who doesn't love a good party!? We prioritized the food and drinks as an important part of our budget because that was important to us but we were still able to save some money at our bar using the tips below.Read More