We had a travel credit to use up before the end of 2016, so we decided to apply it towards a night at a “fancy” hotel. We stopped at The Palazzo in Las Vegas on our way to Utah for Christmas. The boys had never experienced that kind of luxury…


July 28, 2011 in Friends, Road Trips, Vacations - 2 Comments

I feel pretty fortunate in the friends department. After almost six years of living in different parts of the country, the distance hasn’t pulled my best friends and me apart in the slightest. If anything, our growing families and myriad of life experiences have aligned our lives even more. Although we communicate often,…


May 22, 2011 in Arizona, Road Trips, Sleeping - 2 Comments

This day couldn’t have come any sooner for us. Especially since it was rainy and freezing all week and snowed twice. We were overjoyed to see those warm blue horizons stretching out in front of us. We were not overjoyed, however, with our boys’ lack of sleep. They will not…