We did it!  We finally went to Disneyland.  I’ve been promising her since last September and now we can check it off the list.  The happiest place on earth yet not even two minutes past the gate, we already had a meltdown. #momlife

I’ve never been to Disneyland and the thought of bringing Milan for the first time was overwhelming.  I had no idea what to expect or what to pack.  I decided to round up all the essentials you’ll need, some non-essentials and share tips on how to survive Disneyland with a toddler.  Plus find out where the best places to take cute photos with your family.  Click READ MORE to view the full post.

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white ruffle one piece swimsuit striped floppy hat flamingo beach blanket

I’m so excited about todays post because it’s so different than my typical blog post.  I love the beach so much and feel very at peace when I can see and hear the ocean waves.  It’s my getaway, my happy place.  Today I’m sharing my new favorite beach tote and accessories!  Click READ MORE to view the full post.

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I go back home to the Midwest to visit my family every Summer.  Since we all hang out nearly around the clock, I usually just stay with my parents, but this year I had the privilege of staying at Hotel Landing in downtown Wayzata, Minnesota.  This is the first and only upscale hotel in the area.  It’s been fifty years since a hotel has opened around the shores of Lake Minnetonka so needless to say I was pretty excited to be one of the first to experience it!

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