Month: April 2019

Happy 1st Birthday Emmylou!

Happy 1st Birthday Emmylou!

Hip hip hooray, it’s Emmylou’s first birthday!!We were blessed with the opportunity to get Emmylou in front of our dear friend, Katie’s, camera for a cake smash.  We made a little homemade backdrop and cake, blew up a few balloons and Katie snapped away.  She […]

Somebunny is Turning ONE!

Somebunny is Turning ONE!

We kicked off the celebrations for Emmylou’s first birthday early, since we knew we would be traveling over her real birthday. It was a perfect morning celebrating our girl with our Alice friends! Emmylou loves her bunny, so we used that as our inspiration and […]

Traveling with Baby- Our Favorite Gear

Traveling with Baby- Our Favorite Gear

We’ve complied our must-have travel gear for baby’s first year.  Through lots of trial and error, narrowed down our top baby travel items and this is it! All of these items have become tried and true items that have helped us travel well during the […]

Traveling with Baby- A Year in Review

Traveling with Baby- A Year in Review

After a year of travels; we figured it may be helpful to share some of our lessons learned and tips for traveling with an infant. In her first year, Emmylou flew on 15 flights, visited 3 countries (2 continents), went on her first cruise, stayed […]

Traveling with Baby- Cruising

Traveling with Baby- Cruising

Before booking our cruise, I searched the internet for honest, helpful reviews about whether or not to cruise with a baby and there wasn’t much out there! Here’s a few things we wish we had known or learned about cruising with a baby. *When you […]

South-Pacific Cruise (Part 2)- Cairns, Airlie Beach and Brisbane

South-Pacific Cruise (Part 2)- Cairns, Airlie Beach and Brisbane

Welcome back!  If you haven’t already read about the first half of our trip cruising around New Caledonia, you should, it was AMAZING!  This is a recap of the second half of our cruise, along Australia’s Eastern coast, visiting Cairns, Brisbane and Airlie Beach.After our […]

Great Barrier Reef- Cairns, QLD, Australia

Great Barrier Reef- Cairns, QLD, Australia

One of the most special and wonderful adventures we have had in Australia is going to the Great Barrier Reef!  This really was a once in a lifetime experience, and I encourage everyone to make the trip- it is an amazing, living thing that is […]

South-Pacific Cruise (Part 1)- New Caledonia

South-Pacific Cruise (Part 1)- New Caledonia

In January we went on a fabulous, 13-day South Pacific cruise with my parents. We had a blast and saw some beautiful places in New Caledonia and Australia. Here’s a recap of the first half of our trip in beautiful New Caledonia!We set sail from […]

Glenelg Beach- Adelaide, SA, Australia

Glenelg Beach- Adelaide, SA, Australia

We recently took a trip to Adelaide to have a low-key getaway over President’s Day weekend. We stayed in Glenelg Beach at the Oaks and really enjoyed our time both on the beach and around Adelaide! The view from our room was perfect; it was […]

Packing Cubes

Packing Cubes

On our most-recent trip to Adelaide we tested out our new packing cubes and it was a travel GAME-CHANGER!  We have always packed Emmylou’s clothes in our suitcases (read more about how we travel with an infant here) and were frustrated with how everything was […]