• Married Life,  Newlywed

    The Challenges and Beauty of Life Changes

    Isn’t this always how it goes… one big life event happens right after another leaving you with barely anytime to breath in between? I feel like this is the only way we’ve ever known these last two years- living in constant movement. For a little background, so you can either relate, or gasp at our craziness, Tyler’s master’s degree was in progress, we got engaged, I changed jobs, we planned a wedding, Tyler changed jobs, we moved, we got married, Tyler graduated (yay!), we bought a house, I changed jobs again, and we moved (again). That doesn’t even include everyone else’s life events that we were a part of, that…

  • Beauty,  Health,  L'BRI,  Skin Care

    Want Clear Skin? L’BRI Has Aloe Power

    I don’t know what I did before I had L’BRI. I wish I would have found these products in my teenage years. Why? Because I absolutely love them! My skin has never been more clear or more healthy in my life. I don’t have to worry about breakouts, blemishes, or allergic reactions. I’ve even spent time with a dermatologist for a breakout that occurred from other products- well not anymore. I never give it a second thought that those issues might occur again because with these products, I know they won’t. All L’BRI products are natural and the main ingredient is aloe vera. There aren’t any harsh chemicals or intense perfumes…

  • Married Life,  Travel

    Pura Vida!

    Arrival Two weeks ago, Tyler (the hubs) and I were in Costa Rica for our long over-due honeymoon. We were in-between so many different destination choices, that eventually we just decided to pick one and save the rest for our next trips. Also, doing a price comparison, Costa Rica by far gave us the biggest bang for our buck. It had everything we were looking for- relaxation and adventure! We booked through Apple Vacations online, which made it easy. The great thing was we had a direct flight from Chicago to Liberia right off the bat. Between the two of us, we downed an entire bag of Garrett cheese popcorn and…