20 photos to inspire you to visit Niagara Falls Ontario

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One hour in Niagara Falls Ontario The most beautiful time of year, FALL! I try to travel as much as possible with my fur babe, Watson. With that in mind I mapped out the most epic DOG FRIENDLY road trip to Up State NY exploring several State Parks with my brother and Jack (Watsons BF). Since I live in Michigan, … Read More

ITS FLANNEL SEASON! Chasing Michigans Fall color

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Sponsored by Zappos It’s FLANNEL season, you know the most beautiful time of year! I can’t get enough of that crisp air and colorful landscapes.   It’s been a busy month of traveling away from home. I did not want to miss out on all the color, so I went on a day trip to one of my favorite trails … Read More

Half Ironman for Dummies

Half Ironman For dummies

Completing a Half Ironman is one heck of an achievement! Not only do you become a bad ass, get in the best shape of your life, feel great you also become a disciplined endurance machine! If your someone like me, wanting to get into the sport but feeling like a DUMMIE not having a clue on where to get started … Read More

20 things I would tell my 20- year-old self + Hello 30 Cake smash

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HELLO THIRTY Less than 24 hours from now I will be saying sayonara to my TWENTIES and HELLO to my THIRTIES (ekkk weird)!! I have been reflecting on all the things I have experienced over this past decade and I am absolutely proud and grateful for this life I get to live. It’s very rare for me to be fully … Read More

That outdoor workout lifestyle #timetofly

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Sponsored by Zappos Now that I have completed my Half Ironman, I can get back to my favorite kind of training! Not that I don’t love swim, bike, running I am excited to change it up! I absolutely love working out outside from high intensity cardio, yoga, lifting, cross training and so much more! My new HOKA ONE ONE shoes … Read More

Holiday Weekend Adventures

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Sponsored by Zappos With the 4thof July landing on a Wednesday, it was hard not to celebrate two weekends in a row! I wore my new Sanuk Yoga Sling Spectrum sandals on a journey to some of my happy places! We spent the first few days with my family on my Grandparents property Up North. We consider “Up North” a place here … Read More

Mackinaw Island & Dark Sky Park in a Day!

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I am always looking for fun weekend getaways exploring my home state, Michigan. This short road trip consist of exploring Mackinaw Island during the day and then staying up till 1am laying amongst billions of stars and the Milky Way. My friend and I have been wanting to check out Headlands International Dark Sky Park for a few years now. Neither … Read More

Our first Spring weekend getaway of the year in our 1988 Defender

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Sponsored by Zappos Spring has finally sprung here in Michigan! It’s been abnormally cold this Spring, but this past weekend it FINALLY broke into some warm weather and I could not wait to get out of town and #strapintospring in my new Teva sandals! I’ve teamed up with Zappos to share the love and #strapintospring with new Teva sandals! If you … Read More

4 day Fall Foliage pet friendly Roadtrip to the UP

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It’s one of the most beautiful times of year in Michigan right now and its not too late for you to see it for yourself! Fall foliage is nearly at it’s peak so we decided to take a four day road trip in our new Defender to the Upper Peninsula and explore with our dog Watson! If you’ve been following along since … Read More

A Night at Hidden Lake

This past weekend was the perfect kind of weekend to kick off summer a bit early! Nine friends and three boats went on a little camping adventure only 30 minutes from home! Since the water levels are abnormally high this time of year we were able to get our boats back in Hidden Lake. It’s a hidden channel in Canadian … Read More