Paris | Travel Tips

2018-04-26T10:39:12+00:00April 23rd, 2018|paris, travel|

  I know I am not the only one that gets brain overload when planning a major trip. So today I'm going to share some information on traveling to Paris...because the preparation for this trip especially [...]


Paris | Photo Tips

2018-04-06T06:18:45+00:00April 6th, 2018|paris, photography, travel|

I looooove taking photos. I am not a professional by any means, but I love trying to see the world through that magical lens and create something artistic. Sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn't. Many times [...]


Paris | Initial Thoughts

2018-03-29T20:30:55+00:00March 29th, 2018|paris, travel|

  Hey everyone! We are back from our amazing week-long 30th anniversary trip to Paris and I thought I'd hop on today with some initial thoughts of the city. Over the next few days I'll also [...]


Cascade Springs

2017-06-07T06:17:35+00:00June 7th, 2017|travel, utah adventures|

It's amazing how much there is to do in such a short distance along the 20-mile stretch of Alpine Loop that travels from Provo Canyon, through Sundance, up and over and out American Fork Canyon. And [...]


The Alpine Loop

2017-06-07T10:02:43+00:00May 25th, 2017|travel, utah adventures|

Our next stop on the KBS Adventure Tour is The Alpine Loop. This 20 mile stretch of road that goes from American Fork Canyon, up over to Sundance and out to Provo Canyon (or vice versa) is [...]


Grotto Falls

2017-05-23T08:39:22+00:00May 23rd, 2017|travel, utah adventures|

From the red rocks of southeastern Utah to the mountains of northern Utah, the next stop on the KBS Adventure Tour is Grotto Falls. As much as I love the southern+southeast landscape, these mountains will always hold [...]


Capitol Reef National Park

2017-05-22T08:49:09+00:00May 22nd, 2017|travel, utah adventures|

Last week I discovered something. I went looking for a couple posts on some of our Utah excursions--particularly from last year--and I realized I never did share them on the blog. Instagram+Facebook? Yes. Here? No. What??? [...]



2017-05-09T11:14:37+00:00March 29th, 2017|travel|

Greetings from Kauai! I know it's been a bit quiet here in KBS land, but that's because I'm off the mainland visiting the beautiful island of Kauai with my dad and stepmom and their granddaughter. Enjoying [...]


Over Hill + Dale

2017-05-15T09:04:11+00:00May 19th, 2016|travel|

If you've been watching social media, you know that I took a little getaway to California to visit family over the past long weekend. I wanted to make it a goal to take more video and [...]

Chicago. It’s OUR Kind of Town.

2017-05-15T09:14:02+00:00January 18th, 2016|travel|

(Grab your favorite beverage and sit a spell. This is gonna be a long post. :) ) I've been to Chicago several times in my life. Most of it was for CHA (craft trade show), once with [...]

Riding NYC Subways

2017-05-15T09:19:53+00:00October 7th, 2015|travel|

[ Art by Frank Viva ] When we were riding the NYC subways, I saw some art mounted on the wall of the train that just made me happy. Not exactly sure what struck me about [...]


The New York Double-Take

2017-05-15T09:23:57+00:00September 28th, 2015|travel|

As you may (or may not) know, I'm in NYC right now with Kass for a little grad trip. I've taken photos a-plenty, and if you've been following me on social media, you will have seen [...]


I’m back…kind of.

2017-05-15T09:26:46+00:00September 22nd, 2015|travel|

Wow. Our little family just had an amazing trip to Chicago this past week. Ate great food. Saw many a-fabulous thing. Walked 35 miles (say what?). Lots of laughs. Lots of tired. Just wanna hang out in bed [...]


It’s All About Presentation

2017-05-18T17:04:15+00:00April 20th, 2015|travel|

Sometimes when I'm deeply absorbed in a project and my blog gets a little neglected, I find myself in the photo section--having an A.D.D. 'I see something shiny' moment, more than likely. Today's A.D.D. moment is [...]


‘Dilapidated’ Is Beautiful

2017-05-18T17:18:06+00:00April 9th, 2015|travel|

When I looked up the definition of dilapidated, it said: disrepair as a result of age or neglect. I hope the City of New Orleans is never allowed to touch the walls of Lafayette Cemetery. I [...]


Top Ten Tips For Road Trips

2017-05-15T09:33:23+00:00March 30th, 2015|travel|

There are a lot of things you do or even learn while you're on a two-week road trip. Of course, a lot of what I did or learned can be applied to trips in general. But [...]