Southeast Idaho’s Best Kept Secret: Driggs, ID

This week, I’d like to share a guest post from one of my best friends. She loves weekend travel as much as I do and wanted to share one of her favorite weekend getaways. I hope you enjoy her post as much as I did!  Guest author: Taiya Franco  In keeping on theme with the […] Read more…

Our Weekend with the Amish

Probably one of the coolest things we’ve discovered since moving to Iowa is that we live very close to an Amish community. Yes, we’re talking horses and buggies, no electricity, plain clothes and bonnets, and incredible handmade furniture and quilts. Of course, we had to put this on our list for weekend travel. There are […] Read more…

Experiencing Chicago During St. Patrick’s Day

There’s always been something intriguing to me about St. Patrick’s Day. I’m not Irish, and I’ve never lived somewhere with a large population of Irish. But I like the color green. And I always thought it was fun as a kid to pinch people who weren’t wearing green for a day. And it’s really cool […] Read more…

4 Must-See St. Louis Attractions If You Only Have One Day

I honestly can’t say enough good things about St. Louis! Even though I’ve only been there once…I think the trip I took in January was one of my favorite vacations in the United States. The city is just so cool! There’s history, architecture, outdoor recreation, food–pretty much everything on my list to have a good […] Read more…

My First Post: Meet Me in St. Louis

I love the movie Meet Me in St. Louis. Old movies—especially musicals—always resonate with me, and there was something beautiful about these sisters who want to stay together, no matter what. Now, St. Louis in the late 1800s is a lot different now than it was in the movie. To begin with, we now have […] Read more…