Anniversary Trip to the Inn at Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina

We just got back from an amazing night stay at the Inn at the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina. We were very hesitant of staying in a hotel given the state of things right now, but decided since we haven't had a night away in 8 months it was worth the risk. I will … Continue reading Anniversary Trip to the Inn at Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina

Whether or Not to Send Kids to Preschool During Covid-19

Parenting is a challenging season, and parenting during a pandemic is even more challenging. I have learned more about myself and how I parent in the past 4 months than ever before. I have learned to give myself grace when things don't go exactly as planned. I have embraced the occasional TV time when I … Continue reading Whether or Not to Send Kids to Preschool During Covid-19

Father’s Day Weekend Recap: First Visit to See Family in Waynesville, North Carolina

Seeing family is so good for the soul! It has been since February since we have seen Drew's family and since December since we have seen mine. While we FaceTime often with family, nothing replaces visiting in person. This past weekend, we had our first trip to see my in-laws for Father's Day weekend. Both … Continue reading Father’s Day Weekend Recap: First Visit to See Family in Waynesville, North Carolina

First Vacation after Coronavirus: Long Weekend in Destin and Crab Island

We just came back from an incredible long weekend with some of our closest friends.  We originally planned to visit Drew's best friend and his family, who welcomed a new baby girl in January, in March.  However, with the coronavirus in full swing we decided to postpone until May.  While I was super hesitant given … Continue reading First Vacation after Coronavirus: Long Weekend in Destin and Crab Island