I certainly received mixed reactions when I told people that my husband and I were taking our 4.5 month old son to Europe.  Some people were thrilled for us and said it was a wonderful age to travel with a baby, while others wished us luck with a sarcastic chuckle.  Well, after making it overseas to 3 different countries with our son, Austin, I can officially say that

Vacation is definitely a time to relax, have fun, and forget about the day-to-day stresses that may occupy your mind back home.  It is also a time where we may let our healthy practices take a backseat so that we can indulge a bit more than we usually do, and in my mind, there is nothing wrong w

October is my favorite month of the year. The weather is usually pretty perfect- not too hot, not too cold- fall clothes are in full effect (hello cozy sweaters and high boots), and the foliage is like a picture out of a book.  With fall comes fun outdoor

 

As we were researching places to go on our honeymoon, we ultimately decided on three factors: somewhere we had never been before, somewhere that was a walking city, and somewhere that had a lot of vegan options. We came across the perfect destination- Lisbon, Portugal. We were pleasantly surprised to find that Lisbon has an array of restaurants suitable for vegans, more th

 

When I became a vegan 10+ years ago,  going out to eat was always a challenge because the options were so limited.  Fast forward to over 10 years later, where veganism is more common than ever and vegan products and restaurants are plentiful.  Today's #Friday5 is my favorite vegan/vegetarian restau