5 tips for relaxing vacations // Travel

5 tips for relaxing vacations  // Travel

Everyone looks forward to vacation.... a time to relax and recharge.....a time for fun and not worrying about everyday to-dos.

I'm totally the type of person who starts thinking about the next vacation before we are even back home from one.  Anyone else with me there?!

To me traveling can be so relaxing, but I know that it's harder for some people to relax and enjoy.  For some, travel can bring on stresses... the stress of planning, what to do and making sure you have everything in order.  Just like with aren't always going to be perfect.  There might be a few bumps in the road, but there are a few things you can do to help.....

What we spend our money on.......

What we spend our money on.......

It’s no secret that I do not like to have a lot of things in our home.  

We normally go through our house about 2 times a year and get rid of things we don’t use anymore… and yet I still feel like we have too much.

We don’t spend a lot of money on things, we don’t spend much on birthdays or Christmas or even anniversaries….

Instead we choose to spend our money on.....

5 tips for traveling with kids // Travel

5 tips for traveling with kids // Travel

Ahhh vacation, such a relaxing time to get away……. 

until you hear that famous questions coming from he back of the mid size SUV, “Are we there yet?!”

In all seriousness, vacations are wonderful, even with littles in tow.  

Here are my top 5 tips for traveling with kids. 


I love traveling and exploring new places! 

I was blessed enough to recently travel to Seattle and Portland….2 places that I have been wanting to visit for a long time now.

……and they did not disappoint!!! 

I mean…..we tried a new coffee shop (besides starbucks) everyday while we were in Seattle!…..If y’all know me, then you will know how happy I was on this vacation!

…and of course, we had a blast discovering places we have never been before.

I truly believe that travel can enrich a person’s life more than we can ever imagine!

This is a big & beautiful world that we live in.  Go out and explore, have adventures and take in all that this world has to offer.