Monthly Archives: January 2017

Out of the Kitchen: Mataam Fez

As a special birthday treat, Johnathon took me out to dinner during our weekend in Denver. After asking what I where I’d like to go, I decided that we should try something we’ve never tried before. That led us to Mataam Fez, a little Moroccan restaurant with a large personality. Located on E. Colfax Avenue, […]

My Travel Bucket List

I’m one of those stereotypical people who LOVE to travel. I love taking in the sites and sounds of a new city, exploring and soaking in every moment. It’s something I do my best to make a priority when possible. I thought that I would share with you my travel bucket list, and hopefully inspire […]

Cheers to 26!

This weekend I celebrated my 26th birthday, and I can honestly say that I was a very lucky girl. From our impromptu trip home to Nebraska last weekend where we celebrated with our family to our trip this weekend to Denver, Colorado – I guess I was kinda spoiled. Truthfully, I was initially apprehensive about […]

My Travel Essentials

We are currently packing for our 2nd trip of 2017 and could not be more excited! Last week, we made a last minute decision to head back to Nebraska and this weekend, we’re headed to Denver, Colorado to celebrate my 26th birthday. This will be our 2nd trip to Colorado and look forward to exploring […]

2017 Word of the Year

I’ve been doing the word of the year tradition for several years now and have really enjoyed seeing how it has popped up in my life. Last year, there was a lot of uncertainty in my life as I prepared to enter into marriage and the word I picked was, “faithful.” I can definitely say […]

Why I balance our checkbook and you should too…

Several people, including my husband, have always asked me: “how are you so good with money?” While I don’t consider myself a “financial expert” I do believe that properly managing money is important to ones well-being and have noticed that we’ve become pretty lackadaisical in learning to be financially savvy. In any case, I’ve decided […]

Top 10 Memories: 2016 Edition

2016 has come and gone, and we are officially into 2017. How crazy is that? It seems as if the older you get the quicker the time passes and you’re left thinking, “where’d the time go?” However, before I fully embrace 2017 with open arms I wanted to share my favorite memories of 2016! Getting […]