ONE WEEKEND IN FAIRHOPE, ALABAMA

One Weekend in Fairhope, Alabama

If you ever have the chance to go to Alabama, you need to visit Fairhope. It’s the most charming small town in the South. It’s only 45 minutes to the Alabama beaches and across the bay from Mobile. You definitely need to make this a stop on your next visit through Alabama. Here’s my itinerary for one weekend in Fairhope, Alabama: Friday Night Take a … Continue reading One Weekend in Fairhope, Alabama

US National Whitewater Center Charlotte, NC

How to Get the Most Out of Your Day at the US National Whitewater Center in Charlotte, NC

How to Get the Most Out of Your Day at the US National Whitewater Center in Charlotte, NC The US National Whitewater Center is a great place to visit when in Charlotte, North Carolina (especially if you love doing outdoor activities). Whenever we have guests in town, this is the place we take them and everyone has loved it so far. No one has really … Continue reading How to Get the Most Out of Your Day at the US National Whitewater Center in Charlotte, NC

Where to Stay in Gatlinburg

Looking to go to Gatlinburg in the near future? It’s a great place to spend time with the family especially in the fall when the mountains are so beautiful. Before you start planning your trip, you may be wondering where to stay… The Different Lodging Options There’s many different lodging options available and they all book up quickly during peak visiting season. So if you’re … Continue reading Where to Stay in Gatlinburg

Prosecco Pop! Yum!

My *NEW* Favorite Summer Drink

It’s a smile, it’s a kiss, it’s a sip of wine…it’s summertime! – Kenny Chesney We’re in the midst of summer and I have become obsessed with one, sweet summer drink…the Prosecco Pop! I have the US National White Water Center to thank for turning me onto this delicious beverage. This drink is perfect for cooling off on a hot summer day and for entertaining … Continue reading My *NEW* Favorite Summer Drink

How to Do Washington DC in 2 Days

“We are not makers of history. We are made by history.” – Martin Luther King, Jr. Washington D.C. is one of the most fascinating cities to visit in America. It’s so full of history and patriotism. Plus, it has a ton of free museums and attractions. So it’s really an affordable trip. I’ve visited our nation’s Capitol three times: once as a 5th grader with … Continue reading How to Do Washington DC in 2 Days

How to Do All 4 Disney Parks in Two Days

Planning a short trip to Disney World soon and want to visit all 4 parks? It’s totally possible and I’ve done it twice! In 2015, my dad decided to take our entire immediate family to Disney where we celebrated my brother’s 10th birthday. This was my husband’s (then boyfriend’s) first time to go to Disney and I didn’t want to disappoint. I planned and planned … Continue reading How to Do All 4 Disney Parks in Two Days

What to Do Before You Close a Bank Account

As a person in their 20’s, I’m still learning a lot about life…unfortunately. There are many deceitful people and companies out there. If you don’t watch your back, it could hurt you in the long run. I learned this the hard way when it came to closing my bank account at WellsFargo. A few weeks ago a debt hit my credit score. A debt I had … Continue reading What to Do Before You Close a Bank Account

Lonely Weekend

How I Dealt with a Lonely Weekend – And You Can Too

It’s a Saturday night and I’m sitting on the couch in my pajamas watching Everwood while my husband is out of town. For some people, it sounds like their perfect night. But for me, I hate being alone and bored. It’s like I have FOMO (I think that’s a term kids today have given it)…fear of missing out. Ever since I was a child, I’ve … Continue reading How I Dealt with a Lonely Weekend – And You Can Too

How to Throw a Disney Bachelorette Party

Looking to have a magical and unforgettable bachelorette party? Disney is the place to be! I’ve always been a huge Disney fan. So when it came time for me to plan my own bachelorette party, I knew exactly where I wanted to go. Disney did not disappoint. They made this huge moment in my life memorable. When to Go? Obviously, you’ll want to go on … Continue reading How to Throw a Disney Bachelorette Party