Tuesday, December 25, 2012

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas! I hope you are enjoying this day with people you love!

Thursday, November 29, 2012

PIB Weekend Away: Island Fun Pack

When Jill from Lake Erie Shores & Islands starting planning our weekend trip to PIB she mentioned the Island Fun Pack.  It seemed like something only couples with children would do but we decided to check it out and see what it was all about.  We arrived at The Depot to pick up our Fun Pack & hop on the first train ride of the day.  The train ride takes you to all destinations in the fun pack & also gives you a tour around the island and a history lesson.  Put in Bay has much more history than I ever knew! 

Our first stop was at Perry's Cave family fun center.  We took a stroll through the Antique Car Museum. 

Then headed to Perry's Cave which was originally discovered by Commodore Perry in 1813.   The cave is 52 feet below surface and hosts a rare underground lake. 

My personal favorite of the fun pack was the Butterfly house!  It felt like a piece of heaven on earth.  There is beautiful peaceful music playing, fountains & park benches.  I told Eric I wanted to take a nap in there. 

We also checked out the War of 18 holes Miniature Golf! Eric may have beat me but I still enjoyed the game!

And we finished off our fun pack at Heineman's Winery & Crystal Cave.  The Winery was founded in 1888 & survived prohibition of alcohol by selling grape juice & offering cave tours! The tour includes wine sampling & we decided to also enjoy a cheese plate thanks to Jayme's recommendation.

We were pleasantly surprised on how much fun the Island Fun Pack was & how much we learned & discovered!  After spending a few hours at the fun center & winery we just grabbed the train ride back to the depot!  It was a perfect way to spend a day at Put in Bay!  Thank you so much to Heineman's Winery & Perry's Cave Family Fun Center for providing 2 Island Fun Packs! 

Monday, November 5, 2012

What I Wore: Instagram Version

Old Navy: Sweater & Jeans, Target: Boots & Scarf

Old Navy top & skirt

Target top & Seven jeans

Jeans, Boots, Jacket & Sweater: Old Navy

Boots, Sweater & Dress: Target

Tunic: Target  Boots: Old Navy

Well I'm completely moved in and have started my new job!  I'm loving both of the changes!  My new home has a huge backyard that the dogs love to run in.  I have a washer & dryer again which is the best part!  Once I have everything up on the walls I'll have a post to share my new home!  My new job is still in the dental field.  I'm very excited for the opportunities that I will have there.  I'm feeling very blessed.

I hope you are doing well!  I have missed commenting on fellow bloggers posts & talking with you.  It was a nice needed break and I will continue to blog on my own schedule.  Its nice to miss things that you love once in awhile!  Ill be back later this week to continue my posts about my trip to PIB in September! Have a wonderful Monday!

Sunday, October 14, 2012

What I Wore: Tan & Black

Sweater: Forever 21, Tank & Jeans: Old Navy, Necklace: Gift, Shoes: Target

Hope you had a wonderful weekend!  I have some big news to share!  This month I'll be starting a new job & moving into a new home!  I am so excited for my new adventure in life & cant wait to share more with you when the time is right! 

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

2013 Midwest Blogger Meet Up!

Photo by Photography by K!

We had a great time this year at our first annual Blogger Meet Up!  For next year we have a special announcement!  Go check it out!

Sunday, October 7, 2012

PIB Weekend Away: Miller Ferry

As mentioned last week Eric & I visited Put In Bay Ohio last month!  It was a great time and we were so thankful to have a full weekend get away so close to home!  Obviously we had to find a way to get to the Island.  There are a few options to get there but Miller Ferry is the best choice! 

A few things about Miller Ferry
- You can take your car, RV, boat or bike on the Ferry.
-It takes just minutes to get to the Island.
-The price is very affordable!
-Friendly staff!

We really enjoyed our ride on the Ferry!  And are so thankful to Katrina from Miller Ferry who provided our round trip tickets!  Next time you are heading to the island ride the Miller Ferry!  Its the best way to PIB!

Thursday, October 4, 2012

My Must Have Fall Items!

I have added some really great pieces to my closet.   I have been trying to only buy things that I love and pieces that will work together and alone.  And most importantly classic pieces. 

What have you added to your closet lately? 

Monday, October 1, 2012

My Weekend!

This past weekend I did some traveling to Put in Bay Ohio!  It was absolutely beautiful Fall weather and the trip was full of great times!  Ill be sharing everything we did and our accommodations this week and next.  I'm very thankful to Lake Erie Shores & Islands for planning a great weekend getaway!

Snag this deal!

Old Navy currently has their RockStar jeans on sale for $19.50! They also are offering 30% off online until tomorrow!  I picked up a pair in the store earlier this month.  If you haven't bought these pants is the past you usually want to order a size up than your normal size.  Go treat yourself to something adorable for this Fall season!!

Sunday, September 16, 2012

What I Wore: Stripes & Skinnies

Top: Old Navy, Necklace: Gift, Jeans: TJ Maxx, Shoes: Target, Purse: The Limited

Excuse the poor quality of the photos.

This weekend was crazy busy! Saturday I met up with an old friend from High School who I haven't seen since school!  We went to a few garage sales and a craft/art fair.  I also went and checked out my new apartment! I'm super excited to be moving next month!  I cant wait to have a washer and dryer again along with a private entrance!  Saturday evening I was my Papa's date to his 50th high school reunion!  It was so much fun! Today my Mom came over and helped me to do some major cleaning and purging.  And I just got back from taking my friends maternity photos!  I love prouductive weekends! How was your weekend? I hope you have a great Monday!

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

What I Wore: Cobalt Blue & Polka Dots!

Top: Thrifted, Necklace: c/o Poor Sparrow, Skirt: Old Navy, Shoes: Target, Bracelets: F21

This shirt is the reason why I love thrifting!  It buttons all the way down, its a great silk material, over sized & has polka dots!  Even better for $1!  I have been wearing it at least once a week and have so many ideas on how to wear with other pieces.  I picked up this skirt last week at Old Navy.  They have a beautiful emerald color that I tried on but they didn't have my size so I went out of my comfort zone with this bright blue. I'm so glad I did! 

What is your favorite thrifted find?

Friday, September 7, 2012

Pattern Mixing: Floral & Stripes

Hello!  My first post back from and you know it has to be pattern mixing!  You can check out the last time I wore floral & stripes here.  This time I paired my new Old Navy dress with my floral scarf and simple accessories. 

Dress: Old Navy, Shoes & Scarf: Target

I hope you have a great weekend!  We are celebrating E's 31st birthday & that means cake!

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