Exploring Playa del Carmen: Mayan pyramids

When we started planning our trip to Mexico, the top thing I wanted to do was see the Mayan pyramids. I’ve never seen pyramids in person, Mayan or Egyptian, and I love learning the history and cultural significance behind ancient archaeological sites.


Fall Bucket List Check-In

Happy fall!! I hope everyone is enjoying cooler temps, pumpkin carving, and whatever else you do to live it up in autumn. We only just got cooler weather in past week, but I am so glad it finally arrived. How’s your fall bucket list going?


My favorite Montreal restaurants

My series on visiting Montreal ends on a high note: Montreal restaurants! I’ll be honest: the thing I was most looking forward to about visiting Montreal – outside of my friends, of course! – was the food. Living in a small town has meant that I crave great restaurants even more¬†when I travel.


Montreal Canal Life

Part three of my series on visiting Montreal might be my favorite! We spent the morning exploring the Montreal canal area. It’s close enough to downtown to walk, but far enough to lose most of the city feel.

Life, Travel

Air Power Over Altus: the Altus Air Show

Earlier this month Altus hosted Air Power Over Altus, our base’s air show! Held every three years, it’s probably the biggest event Altus AFB throws. The Altus air show is part¬†festival, part show of skill, part recruitment effort, and part community outreach.