Our Week at the Grand Mayan Nuevo Vallarta

When the school year ended, we packed our suitcases and headed out on vacation! I love to travel and explore, but sometimes you simply need a vacation to rest and relax. The Grand Mayan Nuevo Vallarta was the perfect place to rest, relax, recharge and get out a bit for some local exploration. First off, The Grand Mayan… [Continue Reading]

Our Week at the Grand Mayan Nuevo Vallarta

The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared: Book Review

I just finished the book The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson, I can’t claim to have read this book, rather I listened to it via Audible. Audible is a whole new experience for me! I love reading, but since I am currently on a very long road trip… [Continue Reading]

The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson,

Sliced Watermelon Jello Shots

Watermelon Jello shots are simply delicious and fun! This is a step above my standard jell0 shots in the portable cups and are prefect to serve at adult only parties. Believe me – your friends will love them making you very, very popular! Putting the jello shots into the watermelon rind takes a bit more… [Continue Reading]

Sliced Watermelon Jello Shots

Pet Travel Tips – Packing Lists, Flying and Car Advice

We are in the thick of summer and for many of us summer plans include a road trip. I am packing today and getting ready to embark on a 4,102 mile road trip! Our 4,000 plus miles road trip will include visiting three National Parks – Grand Teton, Yellowstone, and Glacier. This is 1,00 miles… [Continue Reading]

Lucy and Dakota

The Nest: Book Review and Party Menu

The Nest by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney is a tale of four siblings playing the waiting game – waiting for a large inheritance that will be paid out to the four adults once Melody, the youngest sibling, turns forty. Melody’s fortieth birthday is coming up but it seems not soon enough. The four siblings, Leo, Beatrice, Jack,… [Continue Reading]

The Nest Book Cover