Tag «getaway»

Weekend Getaway to Monterey

Sitting on a bench in Pacific Grove

My husband and I are so fortunate to live close to family. Not only do the kids get lots of grandparent time and we get easy access to babysitters, we’re also able to get a couple nights away from the kids a time or two a year. Last year we went to Napa, the year …

Happy Birthday to Me and BLOGFEST!!

There are so many reasons to be excited today: It’s my birthday and tonight I’m heading down to L.A. for BlogFest and the IDEA World Fitness Convention! Amidst all the packing today (I like to do things last-minute like that), I’m heading to my hairdresser for a blowout and hopefully have time to squeeze in …

A Very Sweet Valentine Anniversary

The big plan for our 10-year anniversary was to stay home, leave the kids with our parents for the night, enjoy a fancy home-cooked meal and SLEEP IN the next day. Maybe you’d expect something more exceptional for 10 years of marriage, but sleeping in truly is exceptional these days. At the last minute, my …