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Costa Rica: Day 2-Cahuita Snorkel and Hike

Costa Rica: Day 2-Cahuita Snorkel and Hike

Today I thought I would share more photos with you from last month’s trip you Costa Rica. We finally had our underwater disposable camera developed and got the prints back a few days ago (a CD and hard copy prints for fun). It seriously took about three weeks to get them developed! It’s been a … Continue reading

Costa Rica: Day 1-Our Stay at Banana Azul

Costa Rica: Day 1-Our Stay at Banana Azul

Hallo! I am back with more recap of my recent trip to Costa Rica. (Read the first part here.) Also I would like to share additional details about the hotel we stayed at, because it was amazing! The most popular region for tourism in Costa Rica seems to be the Pacific Coast, based on information … Continue reading

Getting to Costa Rica

Getting to Costa Rica

This past Saturday evening the huz and returned from our nine day trip to Costa Rica. And we absolutely loved it! Best vacay ever? Possibly. Getting there though? It was a bit of a b. Get up at 3:00 AM Fly: Detroit to Fort Lauderdale =  3 hours Layover: 1.5 hours Fly: Fort Lauderdale to … Continue reading

¡Hola, amigos!

¡Hola, amigos!

Hola! The huz and I just returned from a blissful nine day vacation to Costa Rica’s Caribbean coast! We fell in love with this gorgeous country and loved every minute of our time spent there. More coming soon! Just wanted to pop in and say hello.

The Inn at Black Star Farms

The Inn at Black Star Farms

This year, the huz and I spent our Fourth of July weekend up north, in Suttons Bay, Michigan. We stayed at the Inn and Black Star Farms. I seriously cannot say enough positive things about this place. Let me try! So Black Star Farms is a winery that has vineyards and tasting rooms in both … Continue reading

Upnorth for the Fourth

Upnorth for the Fourth

As is expected of any true Michigander, I headed Upnorth for the Fourth this past week. I loved that the holiday was on a Friday this year! The huz and I also took vacation days from work on Thursday to make our weekend even longer. En route from Ann Arbor to Northern Michigan, we stopped … Continue reading

Weekend in Chicago–June 2014

Weekend in Chicago–June 2014

Heyyy heyyy! I wanted to pop in to share some pictures from this past weekend, spent in Chicago with my mom. Ladies’ weekend! We stayed in the Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in Streeterville, which served us well. While I’ve traveled to Chicago a number of times, this was my mom’s first visit to … Continue reading

Roast–Detroit Restaurant Week

Roast–Detroit Restaurant Week

Last month, I had the pleasure of dining at Michael Symon’s Roast during Detroit Restaurant Week. You might recall my previous visit to Roast, last spring, during which I checked out their awesome happy hour specials and fantastic craft cocktails. I’ve been dying to return to Roast since my last visit and I don’t know … Continue reading

Myrtle Beach-Part II

Myrtle Beach-Part II

Here is Part II of my Myrtle Beach girls’ weekend recap. (Find Part I here). Our first stop on Saturday morning was at the House of Blues, which was located right next door to the resort at which we stayed. [source] The House of Blues features a really affordable brunch buffet on Saturday mornings, with … Continue reading