Category: Travel

Oh, the places I go! Posts having to do with vacations, family trips, company trips and moving.

Showing off the Bump (24w5d) at The Saguaro

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Our Babymoon in Palm Springs

While everyone was out getting their Cinco de Drinko on, Joshua and I took a road trip to Palm Springs for a little babymoon. Not only was this trip an opportunity to get away from the craziness of life but it was also a chance to slow down and really enjoy this pregnancy. I’ve had… Read more »

Our First Trip to Palm Springs

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Our First Trip to Palm Springs

When Joshua joked about how he thought it would be really cheap to go to the desert during the summer, next thing I knew we were planning a mini getaway to a part of California we hadn’t visited yet. Yes, 31 years in California and this was our very first trip to Palm Springs. When… Read more »

Family Vacation in Colorado

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Our Family Vacation in Colorado

Last month Joshua and I traveled with our niece to the state of Colorado for family vacation. This year’s family vacation was very special because it was paired with my brother in-law’s wedding. We stayed at a cozy Airbnb near the Mount Princeton Hot Springs Resort in the small town of Nathrop with our immediate… Read more »

Disneyland Vacation, 2009

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How We Do Disneyland: Our Tips and Tricks

Joshua and I have been hitting up the happiest place on earth almost annually for the past 14 years, so we’ve definitely figured out a system that works for us. Since we’re there this weekend, I thought I’d share how we do Disneyland with some of our tips and tricks. Travel + Accomodations We drive…. Read more »

Dani and I at Dapper Day Spring 2018 #thelovelygeek

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A Dapper Weekend in Disneyland

In April, Dani and I took a girls trip to Disneyland. But, this was not just any Disney visit. We were there for Dapper Day! Started in February 2011 by LA designer Justin J., DAPPER DAY® Events celebrates refined style from yesterday and today by organizing elegant outings and social events with distinguished locations including… Read more »

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Finishing Out the Week in Hawaii

On Thanksgiving day, Joshua and I ventured out in a rental car to visit the Dole Plantation and Disney’s Aulani hotel. When we got back to the hotel later in the afternoon we celebrated Thanksgiving by going to a luau! Our hotel hosted the luau on the roof of one of the towers. We got… Read more »

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Getting Our Disney Fix in Hawaii

Normally Joshua and I head for the happiest place on earth during the month of November, but since we are in Hawaii this time around we got our Disney fix a different way. On Thursday we rented a car and visited the Dole Plantation and Disney’s Aulani Hotel. Some of you may know that Dole… Read more »

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Touring Kualoa Ranch

Another item on my Hawaii bucket list was to visit the area where Jurassic Park was filmed. Enter Kualoa Ranch. Here they have a variety of tours you can take including the movie sites one where you can see famous filming locations. Joshua and I took a shuttle bus over from our hotel and spent… Read more »