Archive for the ‘Travel’ Category

Friday Five: Five Ways to Stay Fit on The Road

January 22, 2016 at 6:04 am
Top 5 Ways Fit on The Road

It’s Friday, so I am linking up with Courtney at Eat, Pray, Run DC, Cynthia at You Signed Up for What and Mar at Mar on the Run for their weekly linkup. Each week they pick a theme and bloggers join in and link up. This year instead of specific themes, they are letting us be creative with broad themes for each week of the…

Friday Finds: 5 Places on My Travel Bucket List

December 4, 2015 at 6:27 am
travel list

It’s Friday, so I am linking up with Courtney at Eat, Pray, Run DC, Cynthia at You Signed Up for What and Mar at Mar on the Run for their weekly linkup. Each Friday, they host a link up — a “Friday Five.” This week, the theme is “Five Dream Vacations.” The Husband and I LOVE to travel. We have already hit a few major…

5 Reasons to Take Trips with Friends (+ Healdsburg Tips!)

September 27, 2015 at 8:48 am
cheers

The Husband and I joined 3 other couples in Healdsburg, CA for some wine tasting fun this weekend. I crowd sourced from our group for a quick post. This is the second long weekend vacation that we have taken with friends this year. You may remember that we visited Rhys with Stacy in Medellin, Colombia in August. Top 5 Reasons to Take Trips with Friends…

Ultimate Coffee Date – Labor Day Edition

September 6, 2015 at 5:36 am
IMG_7312

I can’t believe it has already been a month since the last Ultimate Coffee Date link up! Another year is flying by. I‘m linking up again with Coco @ Running with Perseverance, Lynda @ Fitness Mom Wine Country, & Deborah @ Confessions of a Mother Runner for the ninth “Ultimate Coffee Date” of 2015. What is the Ultimate Coffee Date? Imagine we are having coffee…

Friday Finds: You Know What I Did This Summer?

August 28, 2015 at 7:04 am
5 Things Summer FI

It’s Friday, so I am linking up with Courtney at Eat, Pray, Run DC, Cynthia at You Signed Up for What and Mar at Mar on the Run for their weekly linkup. Each Friday, they host a link up — a “Friday Five.” This week’s topic is “5 Things I Did This Summer.” I can’t believe that this summer is nearly over. Can you? It…

Taste of Colombia #Giveaway

August 17, 2015 at 6:58 am
IMG_7200-0.jpg

I was planning to have a giveaway for today “in the can” before I left for vacation. Best laid plans… However, you are in luck! Colombians love coffee and sweets just like me. They are everywhere! I got some extras to share with one lucky reader. On our second day in Colombia, we learned about coffee. Most coffees here have a small hole in the…

Vistas de Medellin

August 16, 2015 at 7:25 am
IMG_6276.JPG

As I mentioned last week, we had the opportunity to meet up with Rhys in Medellin for an XL weekend. In 1993, Medellin was one of the most dangerous cities in the world and in 2013 it was named “Innovative City of the Year” by the Wall Street Journal, Citibank and the Urban Land Institute. Many people have told us that this is a favorite city to…