Briar Patch

Ya’ll this place is a local GEM. Every time I eat here I am never disappointed. I have genuine belief that I could shut my eyes, point to a random spot on the menu, and still be extremely pleased with my choice. To be fair this place is on the pricier side, but let me…

Stanley and the Arches (A Presidents Day Weekend Miracle)

This weekend I had the pleasure of traveling to little ole Shelby, Ohio. The place where my dad grew up, and his side of the family lives. Naturally after deplaning, Daniel and I were hungry. My dad picked us up and we began our journey home (about an hour away). We figured the easiest option…

Valentine’s Day on a Budget

Now I’m personally not a huge fan of Valentine’s Day for the typical reasons and for the fact that most couples turn into the gross, smushy, love gushers we all know and ha- I mean love. (Shots fired). Anyhoo it can be fun to partake in all of the commercialism, but perhaps you don’t have…

Making Hard Decisions

Recently my husband Daniel and I had to make a hard decision. In short we were offered a trip of a lifetime at no cost to us simply because the givers were generous. Why is this a hard decision? Take the free trip and “Run Forest run!” was my first thought. Then Daniel and I…