• Love

    Baby Name

    As the weeks continued to speed along and my little baby bump grew by the day, Jarrett and I talked names. I had kept a list for so long of baby names I loved. Those journals filled with names were…

  • Beer

    Cape May Brewing Co.

    At the far southeast corner of New Jersey is a haven of a town called Cape May. With Victorian homes lining every block, a pedestrian only open space mall with local artisan shops, and restaurants ranging from high end candle…

  • Travel

    Mosel River

    Getting to Cochem After an easy train ride from Amsterdam to Cologne, we grabbed a taxi outside of the station to drive us to the closest Hertz to pick up our rental car. I had pre-programmed my Google Maps to…

  • Love

    Gender Reveal

    After Pregnancy Fears arose and we waited for our baby’s DNA results, I thought of a plan to reveal our baby’s gender to friends and family. And Jarrett jumped on board, again being that unwavering support he knew he needed…

  • Beer

    Waredaca Brewing Company

    I could truly waste my life away at Waredaca Brewing Company… The drive down the dirt road alongside pastures of horses was truth enough that I would love it there! We arrived shortly before opening and I meandered my way…

  • Travel

    Reichsburg Castle, Germany

    Arriving in Cochem, Germany was like falling right into the travel books I had spent months reading. After winding though the hills and forests of the exquisite country, following along creeks and streams, we emerged to our first view of…

  • Love

    Pregnancy Fears

    Baby’s First Movements: As the following weeks passed by, I found myself waiting yet again… This time I was waiting to feel our little one’s first kicks. I knew from the ultrasounds that baby was moving and well, but it…

  • Beer

    Delaware Firkin Fest

    There is something about the Delaware Shore that draws us back nearly once a month. After already taking little one there for his first day trip at 19 days old in March, we found ourselves heading back again in April.…

  • Travel

    Bruges, Belgium

    A short car or train ride from Brussels is the medieval city of Bruges, Belgium. This picturesque city immediately became one of our favorite places in Europe. After spending 3 nights there, we made a list of the top 6 reasons…

  • Love

    Tandem Kayaking

    After excitedly purchasing our kayak as a 1 year anniversary gift, we were soon informed that a tandem kayak is often referred to as a “divorce maker.” Within the first few paddles, I understood why… You are on a tandem…