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4 Days in Lake Havasu City

4 Days in Lake Havasu City

Lake Havasu has been a place to visit in my family since WAY before I was born. It is always a fun and relaxing way to spend time with family. The heat is brutal but you spend the whole time cooling off in the lake […]

Roadtrip Dallas back to LA

Roadtrip Dallas back to LA

Welcome back! This is the second part of the road trip blog post. If you missed the first one be sure to check it out here. This portion of the trip focuses on our sneaker events and the things we saw in Houston and New Orleans. […]

Roadtrip LA to Dallas

Roadtrip LA to Dallas

 Looking for some summer fun? I just went on a road trip from Los Angeles, CA to New Orleans, LA. I made this journey with Zack (my boyfriend for those of you who don’t know) and his little brother Caine. The reason for our trip […]

Easy and Delicious Potato Salad

Easy and Delicious Potato Salad

Potato salad is a must for summer get togethers. On my dads side of the family we always had the traditional southern potato salad, the raw onion bit. On my moms side we always had this version of a potato salad. It has been in […]

Strawberry & Blueberry/Banana Smoothies

Strawberry & Blueberry/Banana Smoothies

This recipe is absolutely perfect when you want a refresher on hot summer days and don’t want to leave the house. You can really interchange any of the ingredients to go with what you already have on hand. Today, the main ingredients are strawberry, blueberry […]

Easy 3 Ingredient Patriotic Popsicles

Easy 3 Ingredient Patriotic Popsicles

These popsicles are so easy to make and perfect for the hot summer days. All you need is yogurt and the fruit of your choice. if you want to get fancy you can add honey to sweeten things up or you can even choose a […]

Easy and Bright Steak & Chicken Kabobs

Easy and Bright Steak & Chicken Kabobs

Kabobs are a really easy and delicious meal for lunch or dinner time. It really doesn’t take too much effort or time. This recipe I made for father’s day, we spent the day grilling with family. It was a recipe that didn’t take too much […]

A Day Well Spent in San Diego

A Day Well Spent in San Diego

Looking for a quick getaway? or maybe just some inspiration on your trip to San Diego. Here are just a couple of things to do and see but there is plenty more to do. This was a relaxing afternoon spent in San Diego. I live […]

7 Gift Ideas for Father’s Day

7 Gift Ideas for Father’s Day

Don’t know what to get the dads in your life for father’s day? Don’t even worry! Here are 7 options that don’t take too much effort but mean a lot.   1. Ask what they NEED, be a good listener.  My dad suggested he needs […]

Homemade Pizza on the Grill

Homemade Pizza on the Grill

Friday nights were always made for pizza nights in my household. We love eating at our local pizza restaurant and it brings back so many memories. Now, we don’t ALWAYS want to drive over to our favorite pizza place or even want to order from […]