How To Make A BIG Adventure Out Of A Quick Getaway


If you follow along on social media you may have seen a couple highlights from this past weekend’s girls roadtrip. My mom, sister, Tahlya & I drove from Salt Lake to Saint George and then to LA. We weren’t gone for long, and we didn’t go too far, but we had a great time!   I think many of us…

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The Real, Raw & Ugly – 10 Blogging Truths


It took 15 months but in December I hit a huge milestone on my favorite platform, Instagram. 10,000 followers! Right before signing off for the year I got to celebrate and I have been looking forward to celebrating here too! A giveaway with some awesome shops is up on Instagram tonight so be sure to head over and enter after you read.…

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The Modern (And Amazing) Alternative To Christmas Cards


We never got around to Christmas cards this year, I tell Luis it’s because we have no friends to send them too *cue laughs*. But hey, we did something even better! Mid December I met up with the cutest and sweetest videographer in Utah! Devinee filmed my little family having fun at the gorgeous Peterson Family Farm (I’ll probably never get…

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2017 – A New(ish) Direction For Modern Wanderer


Oh how I’ve missed this space and my other little corner of the internet on what we call Instagram.  I wasn’t gone for too long but two weeks gave me some time to truly come into focus on my plans for the new year. How cliche that this came at a time for “new year resolutions” but that’s just as…

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To The Millennial Mama


To the millennial mama, Aka modern madre. We seem to get the short end of the stick in society don’t we? We have a hard time relating to our “retweet if you’re a 90’s baby without a baby” old classmates but we don’t quite vibe with most of the thirty something mamas. The older generations always have something to say…

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A Guide To Simplifying Christmas


Christmas, it’s “The most wonderful time of the year” right? I have never been too into the holiday but after becoming a mom I find myself digging it more and more each year. However, it always seems to become the busiest time of year filled with stress and unnecessary stuff. If you’re anything like me and think we need to…

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Must Haves For A Conscious Home


*This post was sponsored by the brands below, all opinions are my own. I have been looking forward to sharing this post. The more I learn about natural vs synthetic, options for natural products, the damage chemicals cause, etc. the more I have been looking for ways to start not only living, but purchasing products in a way that is…

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The Importance Of Traveling With Your Children


Growing up I had dreams of traveling. Dreams of spending months and months away from home in far off places with new people, food, and cultures. Big dreams of visiting other countries to do service work. And that was my plan. I didn’t know how I’d get there but that was the plan, to hit that travel bug before going…

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Consciously Made Products For The Ones Who Matter Most


*This post was sponsored by SoCozy, all opinions are my own. I have a confession to make. I haven’t been the best mom. I have been focusing so hard on giving my body the nutrients it needs, filling it with natural products, and finding natural alternatives for our home that I haven’t been working on the most important switch. The…

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5 Tips For Keeping Your Soul In Tip Top Shape


Thank you Sammy Dress for sponsoring this post and providing the beautiful dress shown in these photos. You know those weeks when ideas are just flooding into your mind so fast and you would normally get overwhelmed but instead it’s just exciting? That’s been this past week or so for me. So many wonderful ideas are brewing for Modern Wanderer…

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