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#WanderingWierlos – Our first week in Vicenza


It has been a whirlwind being here in Vicenza - ever since we got our RFO and then our official Orders we always had a feeling that we wouldn't end up actually here. We heard the stories of peoples stuff getting shipped and then things changing and their location switching so we just assumed it would happen to us! We looked at each other on the second flight stretch and were like, "This is really ... Read the Post

DIY Pallet Coffee Mug Rack


Hey DIYers - I have a super easy high impact project today that I am sure you will love! This is a project you could easily complete in a day and makes an awesome gift, decoration and conversation starter for sure! I'm pretty sure projects with vinyl, paint and stain on wood are my absolute favorite. They scream farmhouse and heaven and cozy so I just lean towards them every dang time. I mean, how ... Read the Post

EXPLORE Louisiana: A Weekend in New Orleans


Since we are spending the month with our friends in Louisiana while Chad gets Airborne Ready for Italy we decided we would take a weekend to go explore New Orleans. Only about a 4 hour drive from our friends home we got there in a quick afternoon drive and checked into our amazing hotel located just a few miles from the French Quarter. Our first activity was a Historic Tour of New Orleans that we ... Read the Post

EXPLORE OKLAHOMA: Bombing Memorial


With 48 hours left in Oklahoma, we decided it was finally time to take a trip up to the city to explore the Oklahoma City Memorial and I'm so glad we made it a priority because it was so beautiful and something I had on my Oklahoma T0-Do list since we found out we'd be spending a year at Fort Sill. We were there on a Sunday so we were able to park on the street for free right across from the ... Read the Post

10 Reasons you should be taking an Omega 3 – with iWi


This post is sponsored by iWi but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. In the blink of an eye days turn into weeks, weeks into months and all of a sudden it's New Years and new resolutions and yikes. As a busy individual who loves lists, I've realized for me to make big lifestyle changes, I have to first make small changes to my day to day life (and cross them off!). Instead of ... Read the Post

Toned Tea Skinny Detox Tea

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 I cannot believe we are in the month of July already, where is this year going? In a few weeks we will be packing up and moving to Louisiana and then shortly after headed off to spend 3 years in Italy. It has been so crazy thinking this is all actually happening! With all the stress that comes with packing and moving and trying to prep to live overseas I've been stress eating and skipping the gym ... Read the Post