The Best Diamond Cleaner

I love jewelry and my prized possession is my engagement ring. Do you know what I don't love? Glancing down at my left hand and seeing how dirty my ring can look after some busy weeks. Sure, I was supplied the standard cleaning cloth, but it does the bare minimum. I needed something better. I needed a powerful diamond cleaner. Finally, I found my solution. To keep diamonds and other jewelry looking sparkly clean, my favorite product is Connoisseurs' Diamond…

Seahawks Game in Seattle!

Best Way to Spend a Weekend at a Seahawks Game in Seattle

For my last Vancouver trip before I moved, Tyler and I went to the Seahawks game in Seattle versus the Eagles. I heard lots of hype that CenturyLink Field has some insane energy, so I was thrilled for a quick and exciting weekend trip. Continue reading to learn the best way to send a weekend at a Seahawks game in Seattle. saturday afternoon/night We left Vancouver Saturday afternoon and made the drive south. After a horrendous amount of traffic, we arrived!…

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A Week on an Alaskan Cruise | Travel Guide

Talk about a trip of a lifetime. I had never been on a cruise before and was always iffy considering them. I pictured being trapped on a large boat for a week and not being able to explore any of the cool cities we'd be close to. When Tyler's family invited me on an Alaskan cruise (to celebrate his mom's birthday - talk about an awesome birthday), I was excited, yet cautious. Would we be stuck on a boat the…

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A Weekend in New Orleans | Travel Guide

New Orleans is hands-down my favorite city in the US. If you don't think this city is amazing, you either haven't been or you didn't do it right. There is so much to explore: music, food, festivals, the list goes on. Don't get me wrong. People do come here to party. In fact, I actually think one could make a better (and more affordable) weekend in New Orleans compared to Vegas. However, there is so much more to the Big Easy than…

A Day at German Fest Milwaukee

It's no secret that winter can feel LONG in Wisconsin. Between negative windchills and a "permacloud"  in the sky for months at a time....it gets repetitive and dreary fast. I think that may be why Wisconsinites are so quick to take full advantage of the summer months. We are already famous for beer, we just need some good excuses to drink it! (Actually I don't think most people need an excuse here. This is Wisconsin after all). German Fest Milwaukee is the perfect…

A Weekend in Whistler

Tyler and I just got back from an exciting weekend in Whistler! We drove up via the Sea to Sky Highway. Wow. The views were unbelievable and and we stopped at several lookout points around the way. Once we arrived, we checked into the Nita Lake Lodge, which I would highly recommend. Our suite was beautiful and and our room faced out to the lake. I felt so spoiled! [caption id="attachment_6" align="aligncenter" width="489"] Suite at Nita Lake Lodge[/caption] Before I could…