TRAVEL | Gilbert, Arkansas

Kyle and I met both sets of our parents in Gilbert Arkansas for family vacation 2016. We stayed in a lovely little home that we found on VRBO. We spent the mornings hiking and canoeing along the Buffalo River and the evenings relaxing and eating home cooked meals back at the house.  It was a fun little…

TRAVEL | St. Louis

We recently spent a long weekend in St. Louis with Erica and Ryan. We caught a cardinals game, checked out a few breweries, wandered around the market, and Ryan took us to the Hill, where I had the best Italian sandwich I’ve ever had (at Gioia’s).  It was wonderful! Oh, and we got to hang…

TRAVEL | Chicago

We spent the weekend wandering, eating, and drinking our way through Chicago. Here is a first timer’s SUPER short must see list: Swift & Sons This is one of Chicago’s newest steak houses. The interior is super cool, the service was unforgettable, and the drinks & food were out of this world. Make sure you…

TRAVEL | Steamboat Springs

This past weekend, we were able to spend time wandering around Steamboat Springs, Colorado. We fell in love with the vibe of this little ski town, just 2.5 hours from Denver.  We spent most of our nights cuddled up in a ski-in condo on the mountain, and all of every day on the slopes. It was…

TRAVEL | Horseshoe Canyon Ranch

Last weekend, we headed down to Horseshoe Canyon Ranch in Arkansas and tried out rock climbing for the first time. The ranch is well-known around the world in the climbing community as an awesome destination for sandstone sport climbing. Our friends Clay and Kylee are experienced climbers, so they took us down there to show…

TRAVEL | New Orleans Eats

In our short trip to NOLA we ate two weeks’ worth of food.  Not exaggerating. We sort of, embarrassingly, planned our days around the meals we wanted to eat. However, we walked everywhere we went in the city so I felt pretty okay about all of the overindulging . Don’t miss these eats on your next…