Skaket Beach | Cape Cod 2015

I love nothing more than spending time with my family. I enjoy doing anything with them, but taking our annual summer vacation is my very favorite. This summer, we abandoned our beloved Jersey Shore for a week in Cape Cod.

While nothing will ever compare to the nostalgic Jersey beach towns, we thoroughly enjoyed our time in the Cape! Each place we visited was as adorable as the one before; but there was one location in particular that I could not get over — Skaket Beach.

We visited this bay beach three times during the week – twice during the day, and once at sunset. The water was warm, the views were incredible, and once the tide rolled out – you could walk for  what felt like miles (which we did).  I brought my phone along to snap some photos — I had one too many to Insta, so I I figured I’d share them here…



Blogmas 2014 – Day 25: Merry Christmas

Good Morning & Merry Christmas!

I cannot believe that today is the last day of Blogmas! I just wanted to say thank you to everyone who followed along with my posts this month – it was a challenge at times, but really so much fun. Fun not only to write, but to follow along with other participants as well…I’ve found some amazing new blogs. I’m glad I was able to get something up every day & that you all enjoyed reading :).

I’ve been re-inspired to get on a more regular blogging schedule & hope to do a little something more with little my corner of the internet in the New Year!

I want to wish you all a very Merry Christmas – I hope you’re enjoying the day with those you love – whomever they may be! I cannot wait to spend some time with my whole family  (just missing a special someone) ;).



Blogmas 2014 – Day 23: The Final Countdown!

Happy Blogmas Day 23!

Guys, I don’t know about you, but I’m stressing! I’m currently knee deep in tissue paper, with price tags stuck to my jeans, accumulating more wrapping paper/ribbon cuts than one should ever have in a single lifetime.

Gaaaahhh – there’s just a bajillion things to do & not nearly enough time to do them. How is tomorrow Christmas Eve?!



Blogmas 2014 – Day 9: Merry Christmas Addie!

Happy Blogmas Day 9!

Do you remember how exciting it was to get mail when you were a kid? What was better than receiving a letter addressed to you?! Heck, I still love getting mail (non-bill related mail, of course).

Well, there is a sweet little 6 year old girl in Utah who is asking anyone and everyone who is willing, to send her mail.

This lady’s name is Addie. She suffers from an undiagnosed illness – and was given less than one year to live.


Anticipating that this Christmas will likely be the last for Addie, her family is doing everything that they can to make it extra special – and they’ve asked the public to help. Since Addie loves receiving cards – her parents are asking that people add her to their holiday mailing lists when sending out their Christmas cards.

You can read Addie’s whole story here.


While they make me cry in an instant, I love stories like these – and being able to do a little something to make a sweet child smile.

Danny Nickerson had a similar birthday wish this past summer! I was happy to mail him a card too 🙂

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Such a wonderful idea.

If you have a moment to pick up an extra holiday card today – do so! They can be mailed to:

P.O. BOX 162

I’m popping mine in the mail this afternoon 🙂

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Have you heard about Addie’s story?

Let me know if you plan to send her some mail 🙂 


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