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A Road Trip from Georgia to Tennessee – Hot Springs, Gliding, and Graceland

A Road Trip from Georgia to Tennessee – Hot Springs, Gliding, and Graceland

The most memorable road trip I’ve ever taken to date has to be when Bobby and I drove from New Orleans to my grandparents’ house in South Georgia then up to Tennessee and back again. We didn’t have any time constraints, so we had the […]

Our Super Fun Country Zoo Wedding

Our Super Fun Country Zoo Wedding

If you’re judging by the title of this post, you may be confused by what our wedding theme was. I had a distinct vision in mind and did all of the planning and decorating with the help of my mom. Originally, my heart was set […]

How To Have a Stress Free Family Photo Shoot

How To Have a Stress Free Family Photo Shoot

We recently hired our talented friends, Cola & Soley Media, to take our family portrait – our first one as a family of three. It was a great experience flipping roles as client and customer with these talented photographers. I am thrilled with how the […]

Our Trip to Orange Beach, Alabama and Tips for Traveling to the Beach with a Newborn Baby

Our Trip to Orange Beach, Alabama and Tips for Traveling to the Beach with a Newborn Baby

Because we had a baby in July, we¬†haven’t been able to get to the beach this summer. Usually I spend at least a few long weekends at a nearby beach over the summer, so by the end of August I was feeling a bit stir […]

Our BabyMoon Road Trip – Planning

Our BabyMoon Road Trip – Planning

Raleigh Trip on Roadtrippers I’m so excited! We finally booked our hotels and planned our route for our upcoming Babymoon Road Trip! I used the website RoadTrippers to sort out the best route and to find fun stops along the way. As you can see […]

Our Top 5 Babymoon Destination Ideas

Our Top 5 Babymoon Destination Ideas

So there is this fad called “babymoons” that I’ve only heard about in the last year or so. Usually we don’t feel the need to jump on the bandwagon of a new trend, but this one is too good and makes sense. It is basically […]

Honeymoon in Paris

Honeymoon in Paris

We spent three short days in Paris at the end of our honeymoon. We visited Montmartre, which was my favorite stop of the trip. The neighborhood consisted of small, windy, cobblestoned streets reaching uphill towards a beautiful church called Sacre Couer. Where all those upwords […]

An Icelandic Honeymoon

An Icelandic Honeymoon

We went to Iceland on our honeymoon. We left for our trip the morning after our wedding, which was super hectic. We fell in love with Iceland once we arrived and got some much-needed sleep. There were many adventures to be had. We went dog-sledding, […]

Finding Love and Finding Adventure

Finding Love and Finding Adventure

I fell in love with my man quickly and deeply. One of the first nights we hung out together, a coffee chat turned into a search for Banksy graffiti throughout New Orleans. We snuck around the Treme looking for a piece of his work. We […]