40 Random Acts of Kindness
Goal Setting
Life

40 Random Acts of Kindness for My 40th Birthday

I am turning 40 next month. I have mixed feelings about this milestone. And with that said, I have been looking for ways to commemorate this special occasion outside of spoiling myself. Primarily because I know this will be a bittersweet celebration. I will not celebrate on a beach (being born in November kills the […]

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Dublin Diaries September 2018
Dublin Diaries
Life

Dublin Diaries – September 2018

September is trying to decide what it wants to do. The weather is still quite warm and it’s as if summer wants to linger a bit. The entire family is here for it and we are soaking up all the warm weather before we are blasted with cooler weather. I think we are still recovering […]

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My Recommended Book List
Dee Dee's Book Club

Recommended Book List

  Book Worm. Book Nerd. I’m both and more. There is no shame in my game. I can remember as a little girl always having a book tucked under my arm. My love started with the Babysitter’s Club series (Yes. I’m aging myself 🙄) and just grew from there. I now prefer a memoir or personal […]

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Dee Dee's Book Club

Current Book List

Currently Reading… I read so many books that at times I can’t keep up. My goal is always to read at least one book a month, and I usually surpass that goal which is a good thing. I am always asked about my current or a past read. Since I can barely keep up, this […]

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My Tenerife Takeover. I visited Tenerife (the largest island of the Spanish Canary Islands) with my family to celebrate the beginning of summer and two birthdays-mine and my dad's.
Spain
Travel

My Tenerife Takeover

I visited Tenerife (the largest island of the Spanish Canary Islands) with my family to celebrate the beginning of summer and two birthdays-mine and my dad’s. Day One On day one we went to a restaurant and ate good food. We also went to the beach which was filled with black sand from the volcanoes […]

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Dublin Diaries May 2018 - May has come in full force. Spring is here and Dublin has actually had some desirable weather and I am in love. That means summer is right around the corner and I can almost taste it. In case you didn't know, summer is my favorite season. In my Olaf voice, "I love summer!"
Dublin Diaries
Life

Dublin Diaries – May 2018

May has come in full force. Spring is here and Dublin has actually had some desirable weather and I am in love. That means summer is right around the corner and I can almost taste it. In case you didn’t know, summer is my favorite season. In my Olaf voice, “I love summer!” This post […]

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London Tips - Our first international trip was to London. It was a short visit but just enough time for me to be scared silly about planning our first family International trip. I researched and created a quick list of London tips to consider when planning your own trip to London.
London
Travel

A Few London Tips Before Your Visit

This post about a few London tips before you go contains affiliate links. I will earn a small commission if you use my links to make a purchase. Read the full Disclosure statement. Our first international trip planned solo by yours truly (toot, toot) was to London. We tested the waters and spent 2 full […]

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Dublin Diaries April 2018-April has arrived and so far, it really feels like spring in Dublin. The sun has been out for a few days here and there, Easter has come and gone and the days are getting longer. All the little people are getting more time outside and everyone seems to have a larger pep in their step. And I'm here for it.
Dublin Diaries
Life

Dublin Diaries – April 2018

April has arrived and so far, it really feels like spring in Dublin. The sun has been out for a few days here and there, Easter has come and gone and the days are getting longer. All the little people are getting more time outside and everyone seems to have a larger pep in their […]

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Ireland Packing List - As far as the weather goes, Ireland can be a fickle place. I stay prepared no matter what time of year it is. The first question we always get from visitors is, "What should we pack?" I have created an Ireland packing list that contains those items that are specific to Ireland that a visitor should NOT travel without.
Dublin Diaries
Life
Living Abroad

Ireland Packing List for Visitors

This post about an Ireland packing list contains affiliate links. I will earn a small commission if you use my links to make a purchase. Read the full Disclosure statement.   As far as the weather goes, Ireland can be a fickle place. In one day (and possibly in the span of one hour) you […]

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