Keith and I married five months ago on September 8, 2018. It was easily the best day of our lives. I know that sounds cliche, but there’s truly nothing more wonderful than proclaiming your love and devotion in front of everyone you care for most. And – from what we heard – all in attendance … Continue reading How We Planned Our Wedding Without a Wedding Planner
Last summer my parents moved from Kyoto, Japan to Washington D.C. Having them back in the USA has been excellent. Not only do we now get to visit with them more than once a year, but we’re also able to explore a new place: Washington D.C. Here are a few of our favorite things to … Continue reading Our Favorite Things to do When Visiting Washington D.C.
I’ve been putting off writing about our latest adventure for some time. Our wedding was exhausting – in the very best way – and the months following were a complete blur. Now, at midnight over a holiday break, I’ve finally found the energy to translate our wonderful experience into text – I hope you enjoy … Continue reading A European Honeymoon: England, Scotland, and Ireland
Sometimes you forget how many lives you’ve lived, & then one day, a co-worker tells you they’re planning an upcoming trip to Japan & all of the memories of exploring an island in the Pacific suddenly come flooding back. You remember once more how a long time ago before you were climbing the corporate ladder … Continue reading Top Things to Do in Okinawa, Japan
I had been wanting my own pup ever since I flew the coop. I grew up with the most wonderful Golden Retrievers and fully believe the saying, “a dog makes a house a home.” Nothing can replace having a dog by your side 24/7. I love cooking with them next to me while they wait … Continue reading Helicopter Dog Mom-ing: A Guide