Laura

30A for my 31st birthday

If you've been around here for a while, you know that David and I LOVE 30A. What is 30A? It's a highway about 45 minutes from Destin, Florida, that's dotted with a string of the cutest towns, that are perfect for a beach getaway. Whether it's th...

Valentines Weekend + Snow Day

"I smell snow" - Lorelei Gilmore A once in a generation snow storm is hitting Dallas this weekend, so David and I are snuggled up with our golden retriever by the fire. We've spent Valentines weekend having a staycation at one of our favorite Da...

Disney World IPhone Trip Diary

David and I just got back from two days at Disney World. We've been through some burnout over the last couple of years, which led me to a different career path (I'm not blogging for a full-time living anymore!) and to us taking a break from WDW. It'...

New Year, New Hair Resolutions

I talk about Cinderella Hair Extensions A LOT, and for a good reason. It's by far my favorite beauty product I've ever used, that I feel like not only makes the biggest impact on overall appearance, but also makes my life so much easier. Today, ...

Big Sur, Monterey, and Carmel-By-The-Sea

One of my favorite places to relax is Big Sur, Monterey and Carmel-By-The-Sea. It's BEAUTIFUL, and always a go-to spot for us when we're in California. Dont miss spots: -Pfeiffer beach -McWay Falls -Bixby Bridge -Stationary for coffe...

Favorite Spots in Napa, California

I love Napa - it's my ultimate go-to destination when I just want to relax. You can't go wrong with most places in Napa, especially in the autumn, when the whole place feels like a postcard with the vivid colors of fall. Some of our favorite places ...

48 Hours in Yosemite

Yosemite is one of my favorite places in the world. It's other worldly feeling, and completely magical. I've been going to Yosemite and staying at The Evergreen Lodge since I was a teenager, and it's become one of David's favorite places to stay too...

San Francisco for Thanksgiving

Someone start playing the opening bars to 'Full House'. We just got back from our road trip across Northern California, and we kicked off a great week with 24 hours in San Francisco. Even if you only have a day in this city, you can see and do plent...

24 Hours in Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Growing up, my family went to Steamboat Springs almost every year. It's a cute and eclectic small town in Colorado, with a picturesque downtown, and great skiing. I got to take David there for his first time a few weeks ago, and we had the best time...

Visiting the Maroon Bells in Aspen

We've always wanted to visit the Maroon Bells in Aspen, Colorado. I've read multiple places call it the most photographed mountain view in the world, and when seeing it, it was no surprise why. Right now, visiting the Maroon Bells requires reservati...