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    Missed Part 1 and Part 2 of our family vacation to Chatham Bars Inn (CBI)? After nap time and our individual spa services, the three of us ate some lunch in our room and then drove to nearby Chatham Lighthouse Beach to fly Quinn’s first kite together! So fun! He loved it. Doing anything with a kid for the first time […]



    Our second day in Chatham was a busy one for sure. It started bright and early (before 6 AM) and continued straight through until bedtime, which was 7:00 PM for Quinn and 9:30 PM for Mal and me. We were all exhausted from a seriously fun-filled day on the Cape! Not surprisingly, waking up with […]



    Ok, here we go! We haven’t gone on too many family vacations with just the three of us, so I took a TON of photos to document our experience. Plus, the nice people at Chatham Bars Inn (CBI) offer us a complimentary 2-night stay, so I wanted to make sure I gave you guys a full review […]


    Road Trip to Chatham

    April 25, 2016


    Hey, hey! If you follow @carrotsncake on social media (snapchat + Instagram), you know that our little family spent a few days on Cape Cod reently. We had an awesome time, and I snapped a zillion photos, so I have quite a few recaps coming your way, including a review of the wonderful and amazing […]


    Run + Swing Workout

    April 10, 2016


    Hello and happy Sunday to you! I just wanted to share the hotel workout that I did last week when I was in Los Angeles. It was definitely a fun one because it combined running with three different strength movements for a full body workout. I used a double grip medicine ball because that’s what the gym had on hand, but […]



    This post was sponsored by Shaws and Star Market. All opinions are my own. Hi, there! Earlier this week, I had the opportunity to spend the day with 25 other bloggers, celebrating the launch of the Albertsons Companies Signature family of brands. During the event, we tasted, experienced, and enjoyed various Signature products firsthand in […]


    A Day in LA: What I Ate

    April 7, 2016


    Gooooooood morning! My ride to the airport is arriving at 4:40 AM, so I’m just popping in with a quick blog post today. I had an absolutely wonderful time eating, drinking, and being merry at the Albertons Signature line launch event with Tiffani Thiessen (full recap coming soon), so I thought it would be fun to share […]