“Puerto Ricans, it doesn’t matter where they live, it doesn’t matter how long it’s been since they visited the island, their hearts are there."- Anibal Acevedo Vila Life moves unexpectedly fast at all times. One moment you're enjoying a beer fest in Suwanee, GA with your mom, the next you're taking her to your family… Continue reading A Trip to the Motherland
“May your adventures bring you closer together, even as they take you far away from home.” – Trenton Lee Stewart With 2021 over, for better or worse 2022 is upon us. We've planned a few trips this year and we'll see if they happen. It's going to be an interesting one with my 30th birthday… Continue reading What This Year Brings
“I want to vacation so long, I forget all my passwords.” – Unknown True story due to complications coming home from vacation, I forgot my email password. BUT we had a fantastic time celebrating my 30th last week prior to that. This is not an ad review, this is just us absolutely loving our time… Continue reading Lazy Rivers, Monster Burgers, and Bacardi Buckets Oh My.
“Life is no different than the weather. Not only is it unpredictable, but it shows us a new perspective of the world every day.”- Suzy Kassem If you had told me at the beginning of October that I would be suddenly rushing across country to California, I would have laughed and asked why. In a… Continue reading The Start of the Holidays
Hi everyone! For those who are new, this is the Life of Dyes segment where we just kind of update what's going, what travels are planned, and just some fun tidbits. If you are new, welcome! I can't thank you enough for deciding to follow this blog as it's my passion project and something I… Continue reading She’s Updating Us Again?
"There are no shortcuts to any place worth going."- Beverly Sills My darling husband isn't as much of an outdoorsy explorer as I am. He begrudgingly comes along, but to his credit without much complaint. For this, I love him dearly. We set out on Sunday morning intending to hike the 2 mile round trip… Continue reading Look at all the Nature, Alexander
"The trouble with eating Italian food is that five or six days later you're hungry again"-George Miller So I may have an obsession with Italian cuisine, but in reality...who doesn't? For me it's more of the memories it brings back. Growing up in a military family meant a lot of moving around as a child,… Continue reading Tastes Like My Childhood
Hey y'all! It has been a SUPER busy summer with some ups, downs, and everything in between. Good news, I did end up finding a work from home job in my preferred industry! I'll be able to travel and work which is ideal for the lifestyle Alex and I have. The down right now is… Continue reading Summer Sun
Hello everyone! An update before we jump into this: I'm in the middle of a job change. I decided a work from wherever type job would be best for me and the amount of traveling we do. It wasn't an easy decision as I enjoyed the job I was currently at, but miserable having to… Continue reading Coming Back for Happy Hour
We really enjoy hiking. It's a one of our (my) favorite pastimes. Alex enjoys it when we get to the destination. What neither of us love is an incline with stairs. Guess what our dumbasses did on a hike in Fort Mountain State Park? The type of trail we hate the most. I'm proud of… Continue reading Taking the Long Way ‘Round