Category: travel

My adventures in Ireland and Spain — solo!

Last week was a big week for me. First solo international trip. First international work trip. First time in Spain. First time being away from either of my boys for a whole week. My first stop was Ireland. I was just outside of Dublin for the duration of my stay and ventured into town on

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Our stay at RIU Guanacaste

It seemed like it took us forever to nail down this trip and then in a blink of an eye, it was over! Our first big trip together was to the RIU in Montego Bay, Jamaica in 2010. We had a great time so we were sure we’d love the RIU Guanacaste location — but

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Weekend Wrap Up -Carolina Beach

We took a quick trip to Carolina Beach for a mini-vacay before celebrating our nephew’s 3rd birthday in Wilmington on Sunday. I love the Wilmington area and actually spent a summer living there with my best friend, Amy when I was in college. We lived in Oak Island and worked on Bald Head Island! Thanks

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Three Days in Paris

I had this post planned for later in April, but given the tragic fire at Notre Dame yesterday, I wanted to share. Paris is a fascinating city. Full of history, full of museums, full of love-struck couples. If you only have three days in Paris, I recommend grabbing the Paris Pass to save yourself some time getting

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Pura Vida

We just returned from a week in Costa Rica and let me tell you — it was incredible! This was different than almost all of our other trips we’ve taken in 10 years since we chose to do an all-inclusive resort. Normally we love exploring a new country and checking out all the restaurants but

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