Life Happens

When life gives you lemons, change up your blog.

I originally started this blog as a family travel blog. I thought it would be a great outlet to share our adventures with others and maybe help families plan their trips by reading our experiences. Then 2020 happened. I feel like I’ve gone through many different stages of grief over the death of vacations. Daniel…

When even a bad vacation sounds like a great idea…

I’m fairly new to vacation blogging. I’m sure some seasoned veterans out there are still spilling over with content to blog about during this Covid19 shutdown, but I’m just sitting here wishing to hit the road. Anywhere will do. I would be happy to take a tour of a sewage plant at this point if…

When your trip doesn’t go as planned. Disney misery.

I LOVE Disney. I’m not one of those adults with Mouse figurines and t shirts but darn close. Disney is my happy place. I love the details, landscaping, their amazing ability to make the inside look like the outside and how they herd people like cattle through a maze of awesomeness. I’ve been to Disney…

Thanksgiving Adventures – Archery with Family

Like most, our thanksgiving was a whirlwind of driving 8hrs north to freezing cold IL to visit two sets of family. For me it’s total madness. The dogs had to come this trip, no pet sitter, I forgot to pack things and I despise large gatherings, especially ones involving multiple instruments played live in multiple…

Let’s get personal…

Welcome to my page of life altering ramblings. Ok, maybe not life altering… But sometimes I just need to write about life and it doesn’t fit anywhere else. So here you are. Enjoy my randomness about happiness, not happiness, or stuff I’ve discovered that at least makes my life a little easier.