While we absolutely adore our neighborhood park, sometimes we just want to switch it up. And with over 250 parks in Virginia Beach, the options are (almost) endless. On a hot summer night, we took off down the road to the newly renovated Lynnhaven Parkway to hit up a few of the best city parks.… Continue reading Park Hopping Series: Lynnhaven Parkway Route
It's that time of year again! I remember one moment just last year when my husband came home and handed me $20 cash. "What's this?" "Your cut. I won the league!" If your husband is anything like mine, you're already hearing about their big dreams for this season, key players and how much money they… Continue reading Fantasy (Football) Wife
When someone says they just had the best vacation of their life, you can't help but want to share all the details! I spent months researching and preparing for our HUGE family vacation that would bring together not just my side of the family, but my husband's, too (including his divorced parents). The youngest family… Continue reading Your Pigeon Forge Family Vacation Planned to a T!
When we told people we would be making a pergola together, the most common reaction was "I hope your marriage lasts." Ironically, this was our anniversary gift to each other. We just celebrated our five year anniversary, the year of wood, and our kids were out of town, so it was a great idea, right?!… Continue reading DIY Wood Pergola
The best parenting advice I ever got, hmmm let me sift through about 50 suggestions each from every person I know HAHA. In all seriousness, I truly appreciate everyone offering what worked for them, as long as they understand it might not work for me, and that's okay! It takes a community to raise a… Continue reading The Best Parenting Advice I Ever Got + Our First Vlog
I'm one of those people who hates cleaning the shower. Wait, aren't we all those people?! I was searching for an all natural shower spray that I could use daily to help reduce the soap scum buildup and prolong my shower's every-6-months deep cleaning. Here's the recipe I used to make my own (and it… Continue reading DIY Daily Shower Spray
A couple of weekends ago when it wasn't cloudy or rainy, we got together with our best friends. But instead of hitting the clubs, we hit the parks!! We definitely drug the Fox's along at first, but I think they enjoyed the craziness when all was said and done. For this park Hopping Series in… Continue reading Park Hopping Series: Day Two: Elbow Road Route