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Exploring Columbus: Westerville Grill

Exploring Columbus: Westerville Grill

We recently went to brunch at the Westerville Grill. This cute diner sits on State Street, right next Otterbein’s campus. The diner is fairly small, but it also has an outdoor patio area. We stopped in at 9:30 on Saturday and were able to get […]

My Favorite Travel Books for Kids

My Favorite Travel Books for Kids

I have a soft spot for well-written children’s books. Add to that my family’s love of travel, and suffice it to say we have quite the collection of travel books for kids. My favorite time of day is when we settle in for story time. […]

Instant Pot Chicken Tikka Masala – Paleo Friendly

Instant Pot Chicken Tikka Masala – Paleo Friendly

I’m so in love with my brand new Instant Pot. You can’t believe how quickly everything cooks up and the taste is just incredible. PLUS, I only have one pot to clean. Amazing. As I try to convert my normal recipes for this awesome new gadget, […]

You Might Suffer From Wanderlust If….

You Might Suffer From Wanderlust If….

Did you know there’s an official wanderlust gene? Crazy, right? While that’s super cool and all, most of us that suffer from wanderlust already know it and we don’t need to get our genes tested. If you’re thinking you might suffer from wanderlust but don’t […]

Day Trip to Berlin, Ohio – A Quick Adventure

Day Trip to Berlin, Ohio – A Quick Adventure

Sometimes in between our big adventures, my family starts to get restless. We just love to travel so much that it’s hard to wait. Enter: Day trips! These quick little adventures are just the thing to keep us from going nuts. We still get to explore […]

Exploring Columbus – Delaney’s Diner

Exploring Columbus – Delaney’s Diner

My family loves to go to brunch on the weekends. There’s something pretty special about rolling out of bed, throwing on some comfy clothes and heading out for a lazy meal. We are always on the lookout to try new spots and after consulting Yelp, […]

Appetizers Are Coming: Fiery Deviled Dragon Eggs

Appetizers Are Coming: Fiery Deviled Dragon Eggs

Tonight is the night. Season 7 finale of Game of Thrones. Part of me can’t wait. The other part doesn’t want the finale to be over because that means another year until the next (and last!) season. Game of Thrones is a big deal in our […]

Easy Instant Pot Pork Loin – Paleo/AIP Friendly

Easy Instant Pot Pork Loin – Paleo/AIP Friendly

I’ve been following a few of my favorite food bloggers (Hi, My Heart Beets!) and there seems to be a new gadget in town. I’m not one for multiple kitchen-y things clogging up my cupboards, but after reading about all these delicious recipes I couldn’t […]

No More Buying Souvenirs – Here’s What I Do Instead

No More Buying Souvenirs – Here’s What I Do Instead

I’ve never really been a “souvenirs” person. To be honest, I’ve never really been a “buying crap” type of person. I’m just not interested. Please don’t take it personally if I don’t bring you back something from my trip. It’s not you. It’s me. There […]

What a $5 Bill Taught Me About Love

What a $5 Bill Taught Me About Love

We had been on the road in South East Asia for several weeks. Our travels had taken us through Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, and we had just arrived in Thailand. Unemployed and without any desire to return home, we were trying our best to make […]