We did it. We successfully navigated our first ‘real’ vacation as a family of three – toddler in tow. I’m talking packing 38 airplane snacks, trips to the beach, pre-lunch ice cream runs, bags of crumbled seashell treasures – the real deal. It took a lot more planning, a little more navigating around nap times, but the […]
Creative. That’s what we’ve gotten in this stage of our lives. Busy jobs, home renovations, and a busy little one make week-long tropical getaways nearrrly impossible. We’ve mastered the art of crafting 3-hour mini dates and they’ve become my. favorite. thing. And the best part is that we’ve honestly learned to appreciate these minutes together […]
We did it. We finally did it. Tyler and I took our first mini vacation since our honeymoon in 2016. That’s THREE YEARS AGO. So to say this was a much anticipated trip is an understatement. It may or may not have rained the entire weekend. And by entire weekend – I mean literally every hour. […]
Oh, Bayfield – Such a gem. I like to describe this little town as Cape Cod meets the Northwoods. You can find this city of 473 at the very most Northern tip of Wisconsin positioned along the shores of Lake Superior. I made my way to Bayfield this past weekend to meet up with a […]
“Join Northerly Collective and Lake Effect Co. to experience the soul of northern Wisconsin. Adventure-loving women from across the Midwest will enjoy a long, dreamy September weekend at Alderwood Resort in Manitowish Waters, Wisconsin. The main agenda? To celebrate the woods + water of the Northwoods, to create a community of creative women, and to […]
While this weekend was filled with all things wedding, last weekend I spent three days with Tyler exploring the Upper Peninsula of Michigan (where he grew up). We loaded the car, headed north, and spent the weekend putting on some serious miles. We rode bikes around Mackinac Island (making a pitstop or two to find […]
You're nestled up by a fire at your family cabin, lakeside, with only the stars to accompany your sweet conversation over hot cocoa and Blue Moon.
Family, friends, and twinkle lights. Windblown hair. Hiking boots for adventurous photography. Cozy moments for just the two of you.
A dirty hem from dancing and making memories...
and smiles you just can't wipe off your faces.