Meet The Family

Crystal – AKA Mom

Blogger, Registered Nurse, Curious, Adventurous, Aspiring Minimalist, Originally from Indiana

Loves travel, photography, hiking, sunshine, beaches, reading, food, animals (especially puppies), helping people, babies, and spending time with friends and family

She has a serious, lifelong case of wanderlust that has resulted in a ridiculously long bucket-list consisting mainly of locations.


Daddy/Daughter Sock hop Dressed as a Greaser & Pink Lady

Michael – AKA Dad

All Around Nice Guy, General Contractor/Truck driver, Adventurous, Originally from California

Loves travel, the ocean, aquariums, fishing, old trucks, hiking, being busy, Mexican food, beaches

He is the nice guy that will stop to change a tire on the side of the road for a stranger or cut an old ladies grass for her.



Ivy – The Oldest – 17 years old

Artist, Highschool Student, Sarcastic

Loves art, animals, food, nature

Often found drawing and binge-watching her newest obsession




Isabella – The Middle Child – 8 years old

Friendly, Curious, Sensitive

Loves board games, learning, reading, school, the beach, spending time with family and friends, and parks




Octavia – The Baby – 1-year-old

Toddler, Energetic

Loves cuddles, eating, dancing, slides, baby dolls, books, and apples

She is often found with food on her face and falls asleep in the weirdest places.


Jack – Family Dog

All Around Good Boy

Often found napping