San Diego

I haven’t talked much about it on here but a month and a half ago I started a new job! For my second week, the company flew everyone out to San Diego for a packed week of face-to-face time and team building — and it was absolutely incredible. In a last minute decision Phil decided […]

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Charleston: Where To Stay And What To Do

If you’re visiting Charleston soon first check-out my Where To Eat blog post here! For today’s post I’ll be covering where we stayed and what we did.  Where We Stayed We stayed at the beautiful Planters Inn and can’t recommend it enough! I found it from Conde Nast Travelers article “15 Best Hotels in Charleston.” […]

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where we ate in charleston, SC

Last week we spent five days exploring beautiful Charleston, South Carolina. Charleston has long been a destination high on my bucket list so I was excited for our first visit. Charleston is one of those places that you mention in conversation and immediately hear “Oh, I love it there” or “That’s my favorite city.” I […]

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Tampa’s Best Restaurants

It’s hard to believe that we’ve been living in Tampa for eight months! One of our favorite parts of moving to Tampa has been the food! Prior to living here, I had no idea that we’d be eating some of the most fantastic food of our lives. This list will be ever evolving but below […]

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A Visit To Connecticut

We recently visited Connecticut for my cousins wedding. This was the first wedding we’ve attended since 2019! It was so wonderful for things to almost feel normal with hugging and eating meals together. Most of the guests in attendance were fully vaccinated, like Phil and I, so being around people without the added anxiety of […]

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Disney World’s Magic Kingdom

One of the biggest perks of living in Tampa is living in a city where there is so much to do. Coming from a smaller city that didn’t have professional sports, events, beaches, and endless things to do we are absolutely loving that our weekends are always packed with things to do. Every weekend feels […]

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catching a sunset in tampa

There’s something about catching a sunset that completely resets your mindset and relaxes you. Last Thursday after a long work day we hopped in the car and headed to the Courtney Campbell Causeway Highway Trail to catch one. This walkway was filled with people walking dogs, bicyclists, rollerbladers, and couples strolling hand-in-hand. On Thursday hazy […]

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A Visit To Tarpon Springs

We’ve been doing weekend trips touring our new city and are having an amazing time doing it! Last month we took the thirty minute drive up to Tarpon Springs. Tarpon Springs is a small city with strong Greek roots as Greek sponge divers settled there in the early 1900’s. It’s known as the sponge capital […]

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our recent visit to disney world hollywood studios

One of the things I was most excited about when moving to Tampa was being within driving distance to Disney World. To me, Disney is one of the happiest places and being there always fills me with joy! Of course, while living in a pandemic we wanted to wait until we felt safe and comfortable […]

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lunch and the sunken gardens in st. petersburg

As evidenced in my past blog posts we’ve spent a few weekends exploring St. Petersburg! St. Petersburg has so much artistic charm I’m inclined to describe it as eclectic. There are endless bars, restaurants, parks, museums, and painted murals on sides of buildings that it’s going to take us many weekends to even scratch the […]

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