Ogden LDS Temple Open House


As I mentioned in my last post, Nick and I were invited to tour the “new” LDS Temple in Ogden. We were able to take a guided tour of the temple before it opens to the public. While we are not of that faith, it was interesting to hear from our guide what the beliefs [...]

Summer Fitness Essentials


When summer time hits, my gym attendance really drops. You might remember that the only reason Nick and I got a membership to begin with was so we could use the treadmills and put in our miles over the winter months. Well, when the sun is out, so are we! For us, summer fitness becomes [...]

Welcome Home

Flowers from Nick

This is kind of a worthless post, except to say that my husband is amazing and all husbands should greet their wives back home from a trip this way. He also made one of my favorite late-night snacky meals just in case I was hungry when I arrived home. I shall keep him forever.

Monday is a New Day


Yesterday I took a mini break from my vacation to set up a mobile office inside of Starbucks. Three grandparents were out on the boat, one was in the kitchen baking and the boys were off on an adventure with their auntie. I figured it was a perfect time to sneak away to the real [...]

A Plan(less) Summer


I love summer so much but it also stresses me out a little bit. I’m at that point where I feel like our every move is planned out between now and when school starts up. I love to live spontaneously but I know I can’t make all the summer trips and excursions work without some [...]