Everyday Life, Health

Life Happens

Some things are too personal to share, but then I think about all the women who may feel isolated in their pain and I feel compelled to share my story.  The whole point of this is to normalize infertility and the struggle some experience in their attempt to start a family.  With this in mind,… Continue reading Life Happens

Stateside, Travel

Hidden Beauty

It's so funny how sometimes the most beautiful things are hidden in the most unexpected places.  During a recent trip to Miami, I was introduced to Cauley Square, a little-hidden gem in South Miami. According to Wikipedia, Cauley Square Historic Village is one of most notable spots that built up along one of the stops… Continue reading Hidden Beauty

Celebration, Everyday Life

Candycanes and Sugar Lanes

This past weekend I had the distinct pleasure of attending an annual Gingerbread House Party complete with a White Elephant Gift Exchange and enough sugary candy bits to construct some pretty wicked homes! Without further ado, allow me to present to you: "Chaos in Candyland." We started out with about seven preset gingerbread packages -… Continue reading Candycanes and Sugar Lanes

International, Travel

“Two Roundtrip Tickets to Spain, Please.” Part 2

Two days after the wedding, we boarded our nonstop transcontinental flight from Miami to Madrid. To say that we were excited would be an understatement. We still had no real idea of what we would do when we got there, but we're smart and knew that we would find a way - it's not like we where traveling to another planet.