Lifestyle

Personal vs. Private (Sharing Online)

Our generation was faced with navigating the new frontier of the digital world years ago. We grew up with social media and what role it played in our lives. And we were met with an unrelenting challenge- understanding what to share online, and how much is too much? Much of the online world hinges on […]

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Lifestyle

Quick Guide: Favorite Podcasts

I’ve talked about my love of podcasts before, but Dill is getting hooked now, too. So, we figured we’d share some we’re currently listening to and loving. Lore– This one is the best for our road trips back to Chicago. It’s a perfect mix of eerie and fascinating as it dives into the creepy corners […]

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Lifestyle

Weekend Recap 50

With a big trip coming up, we wanted to get back and be with our families for a bit. So we drove back early Saturday morning for a quick weekend back in Chicago. Here’s what our weekend looked like: Maggie and Josh- Dill finished this wedding video a bit ago, and we put it together […]

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Lifestyle

Weekend Recap 48 & 49

These weeks are flying by. Right when I get down to the wire, I can see the end of the year in the distance, I scramble trying to tie up lose ends all while ending on a good note. It’s been a busy one, and I am so looking forward to some quiet time. But […]

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Lifestyle, Travel

Blue Mound 2018

We decided to pack the car up and head out on the first camping trip of the season this weekend. We both sensed a need to get out and away and take a minute to reset. It was a beautiful weekend at one of our favorite, close-to-home state parks. Without fail, every single trip brings […]

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Inspiration, Lifestyle, thoughts

Weekend Recap 46 & 47

Goodness, these last few weeks have been crazy. Between work trips, end of year busyness, and treks back to Chicago, it’s been quite the whirlwind. Here are some things that have kept us afloat amidst it all: The Living Person- This makes my heart happy. Jurell from The Living Person reached out to me to […]

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Lifestyle

Weekend Recap 45

While I usually like to share some links and suggestions for weekend activities, this one is going to be a bit different. Because at the end of the day, things happen that align your priorities and warrant something else. On Friday, Dillon and I made the easy call to rush home and be with family […]

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Lifestyle

Self-Care

How many times have you heard this word in the last year or so? It seems like world is finally realizing how important it is to put your own health and happiness first sometimes. It’s like when you are on a plane and the flight attendants remind you to secure your own oxygen mask before […]

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Lifestyle

Weekend Recap 44

Oh this weekend brought us joy. We spent time with friends and enjoyed the beautiful weather. But for a number of different reasons, I am needing some family time. So we’ll probably be heading back in the coming few days, for now though, here’s a look at our weekend: Into the Water– My current read, […]

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Lifestyle

Margins for Success

If you would have asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up at the age of say 10 or 11, I probably would have said a mom and a teacher. I’ve accomplished the latter, and the former will happen at some point in the future. So, in many ways I am living […]

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