Our Viking River Cruise: Rhine Getaway Part 2

This post is sponsored by Viking Cruises. We were guests of Viking River cruise line on this Rhine River getaway. I was not asked to write anything, this recap is all our experience and opinions. I asked Mark to chime in on the cruise and he agreed to add his thoughts on our experience from his point of view. Mark always has a great point of view filled with humor too, so be sure and scroll … [Read more...]

Our Viking River Cruise: Rhine Getaway Part 1

Read along on this travelogue of our Viking River cruise, the Rhine Getaway which explores one of Europe's best loved rivers, we cruised on the Viking Kara longship from Basel, Switzerland to Amsterdam, The Netherlands on a scenic cruise of castles and cathedrals on the Middle Rhine of Europe, an area rich in history and beauty.This post is sponsored by Viking Cruises. All opinions below are … [Read more...]

Our Viking Rhine River Getaway

This post is sponsored by Viking Cruise Lines. All joy, excitement, pictures and posts to follow when I return are all my own! I'm a little off schedule this week, so no Feature Friday today. I wanted to share a bit about our upcoming cruise with you all.We are so excited to be embarking on a dream trip for us! A Viking River cruise, the Rhine Getaway. I think this will be the perfect time … [Read more...]

The Rock Garden Calhoun, GA

I've been working on the laundry room all last week and weekend and it's really coming along. I can't wait to get it finished and share it with y'all! It's going to be girly, functional, and pretty all wrapped up in one small space. It was in dire need of a makeover and I think I'm doing a pretty good job doing this one on a budget.Week before last, I took a little road trip with a friend of … [Read more...]

Visiting Franklin, TN

Hey there friends!  It's Christmas Eve and I'm sure you all are scurrying around like we are, with family gatherings and Holiday festivities all around you. It's such a fun time of the year as our loved ones are drawn closer and we are thankful to have them all in our lives another year. We are having Mark's family over this afternoon for a shared meal and fellowship and we're looking forward to … [Read more...]

Feature Friday: The Marble House, Newport RI

It's Friday again! I love Fridays since it means Mark is home for the weekend and this weekend is even more special, since he's off work until after Christmas.That's fun for both of us and I'm sure we'll enjoy some memorable events over this Christmas holiday. We're working on a little fireplace project at home that shouldn't take too long to get done, so I'll be sharing that with you … [Read more...]

A Visit to Newport, RI

We've had a wonderful and relaxing Thanksgiving holiday at home and with our families.  We went to see the new Grinch movie with our little people and had a good time with them over the weekend and really enjoyed having Lauren and her family home for the week. I'll do a post soon on our trip to Bryson City and the Polar Express train ride too.I also got the news that our river cruise with … [Read more...]