• Beer

    Rusty Bull Brewing

    Who is the most influential person in your life? If you take a moment to think about this question, you may get an overwhelming feeling of gratitude and love for someone that has helped shape you into the person you…

  • Travel

    Eastern Shore, MD

    Due to an almost continuous streak of rain for the past 3 weeks, Jarrett and I were fed up with not being able to have fun outside so all week he psyched me up for a Saturday adventure on the…

  • Love

    Baby Items

    Having your first baby is a massive checklist. It’s reading, listening and learning all that you have to do to get ready to bring a human being into this world and along with that, what items you will need to…

  • Beer

    Dirt Farm Brewing

    After a cold and challenging hike at Raven Rocks in Bluemont, VA, we drove about 10 minutes to Dirt Farm Brewing.  We passed through an adorable little town with the quaintest general store. With helpful signs, we made our way to…

  • Travel

    Female Solo Travel

    There was a lot happening in my life in those months before I was to depart on my first solo trip. But the scariest thing was the feeling of “not knowing.” Not knowing who I was, what I was supposed…

  • 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…