Travel

Sarasota

Sarasota

Over labor day weekend Ari and I went to Sarasota, Florida. We had wanted to make a trip to visit Ari’s grandparents, and decided to tie it in with our one year wedding anniversary! And let me tell you it was the perfect little getaway! […]

Chimney Rock

Chimney Rock

Since our Dachstein climbing experience, I’ve been itching to go hiking again. Ari and I had planned on heading into the North Carolina mountains awhile ago, but we just hadn’t had the time. This weekend we finally had a chance and picked Chimney Rock. We […]

Austria part 3

Austria part 3

Our last days in Austria: To read from the beginning of our trip click here! On Thursday, we went to a big shopping mall in Linz called Plus City. Unfortunately, I had no space in my suitcase for more stuff, so I essentially just window […]

Dachstein, Hallstatt and Traunsee

Dachstein, Hallstatt and Traunsee

To begin reading from the beginning of our trip click here! Dachstein: The next day we headed into the mountains to hike! We picked Dachstein. Ari is a tad EXTREMELY scared of heights, so I chose a mt with wide trails. Ari and I took […]

Austria part 2

Austria part 2

To read about our Austria trip from the beginning click here! On Monday, Ari and I did some shopping in Linz. Later, we met up with my cousins and their kiddos. This was baby heaven for me! I know Ari secretly enjoyed every minute he […]

Pöstlingberg

Pöstlingberg

To read about our Austria trip from the beginning click here! Pöstlingberg: At Pöstlingberg we got a nice view of Linz and I took Ari on the Grottenbahn. The Grottenbahn is an underground dragon train ride through the land of dwarves. After the ride you get […]

Austria trip part 1

Austria trip part 1

We’re back from Austria! Exhausted but nonetheless back in the states. Ari and I got back Sunday evening and both had to go back to work Monday morning, jet lagged and all. Note to self, NEVER think its ok going straight back to work. Although […]

A taste of Pittsburgh!

A taste of Pittsburgh!

Since Ari and I hadn’t been back to Pittsburgh since the Christmas holidays, we thought a visit was way over due (and so did our family!) As much as I like making the trip back home to see family, the drive is SO exhausting, that […]

Charleston

Charleston

After we walked along the beach of the ocean course, we headed to Charleston. Charleston is absolutely beautiful! We window shopped, filled our tummies with ice cream, sampled our way through chocolate desserts and took in all the historic beauty of this little town. After […]

Kiawah Island

Kiawah Island

Another perk of living down south is getting Good Friday off! My mom came down to visit and we decided to take a day trip to Kiawah and Charleston. Ari and I had been itching to go for awhile now, so this seemed like the […]

Wine tasting

Wine tasting

,This weekend Ari and I went wine tasting. I had heard of a neat vineyard close to where we live, and after googling it, I knew we had to check it out. The vineyard had tree houses that you could rent and some of them […]