Hi, I'm Liz

I'm a midwestern girl who lives in Iowa with my amazing husband, Tim and our incredible son Theodore.  I love to cook, entertain family and friends, visit unknown travel destinations, and enjoy the occasional martini.  

 

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Wonderlust

Blessed are the curious for they shall have adventures.  

 

I LOVE to travel.  I’m so glad I found a partner that has the travel bug too.  Tim and I try and make an effort to travel as much as possible.  While adding to our family has slowed us down a bit, we still look forward to all the places we have yet to see! 

October 30, 2017

Tim's Stolen Bike. Carcinogens. Jorge. Lisa Frank. Weird Waiter. Collaboration. Wonderful Friends. #Blessed #Yolo #YoudoYou Thomas the Tank Engine. Sexy Dad Bod. Nagasaki. Scales. Dead Platypus Carcus. Marathon Runner. Pattywack. Dave's First Birthday. Tommy Turns 21. B Flat. Jim's Legal Pad. Reindeer Onesie. Love Couch. Ammonia Beach. Tim's Tank Top. BGM.  

So. Many. Belly. Laughs. 

Tim and I were able to ge...

June 2, 2017

Tim and I had the pleasure of spending the last weekend in Chicago with some of our dearest friends celebrating my sorority sister's wedding (Congrats Mary Pat and Calen!! Woo-Hoo, you did it!).  It was the perfect weekend for catching up.  While the weather wasn't perfect, we made the most of it by hitting up delicious brunch spots, and staying cozy inside with movies and episodes of Friends.  It reminded me of college, when...

July 12, 2016

We took a day trip to Nebraska this past weekend and visited the Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo.  It was AMAZING! Teddy had a blast and it was great to have some quality family time.

We started our day at the Petting Zoo.  Teddy loved chasing around the goats.  We took a train ride around the entire park on the Omaha Zoo Railroad.  Grab some popcorn and enjoy the ride!

They had a fun splash pad to cool off on a hot d...

February 24, 2016

I’m finally getting around to blogging about our trip last month to California.  We had an amazing time spending it with family and showing Teddy some of our favorite places around San Juan Capistrano.  While we had a great time – traveling with a baby is a lot different than when it was just the two of us.

First of all – checked baggage. Tons of it.  Look at all the stuff we brought for the three of us and a 4 day trip.

We...

August 5, 2014

Day 4 and 5 of our California Road Trip.

July 24, 2014

Our California Road Trip continues up the coast through Big Sur and Cambria.

July 20, 2014

Day 3 We started Day three by walking around the The Grove and LA Farmer’s Market. The LA Farmer’s Market started in 1934 and has been a star for the last 80 ye

July 10, 2014

We made it. 8 amazing days of road trip fun. First – if you ever want to take a road trip, I highly recommend a trip up the California coast

June 9, 2014

What a great weekend! Tim and I spent the last couple of days in McGregor, Iowa, right on the river celebrating Pat’s birthday. It was the first time we’ve all

February 12, 2014

Back to Hawaii! Here’s the rest of our trip! What a fabulous reminder of a great vacation.

Day 3: Pool Day at Hilton Waikoloa Village

There was another Hilton resort about a mile away from where we are staying and we were able to use their amenities.  They had lots to do including; snorkeling, kayaking, and standup paddle boarding.

They even had Dolphin’s to swim with!

And sea turtles! Aren’t they cute?!

The resort was right off th...

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