10 Things You Might Not Think To Pack For A Culinary Tour #ReliefMadeEasy

I received compensation from Bayer Consumer Health, makers of MiraLAX® to write this post. MiraLAX® is a laxative used to treat occasional constipation. All opinions are entirely my own. #ReliefMadeEasy #CollectiveBias You guys know that I love traveling. And I am particularly interested in themed travel. Recently, I did a culinary tour in Pittsburgh. We […]

A Holiday On The Mediterranean: What Are The Options?

The Mediterranean is hugely appealing to holidaymakers from around the world. The calm warm waters are as popular with kids who want to paddle and play as they are with divers looking for bright fish life, coral and wrecks. All of the countries with coastlines along the Mediterranean are popular but if you have never […]

House Sitters: The Vacation Stress Buster Or Another Reason To Worry?

Most of us worry about home security at least a little when we go away. Thieves are often cunning when it comes to targeting empty houses. Something as simple as continually drawn blinds could alert the wrong people to your absence. And, when you’re two flights and a train ride away, a break-in is the […]

It’s Time For An Adventure

You should always make time in your life for a little adventure. Adventure helps the soul grow, and it definitely helps to fill your life with some amazing experiences that you just wouldn’t be able to have if it weren’t for travel. Travelling itself and the way in which we do it has changed so […]

5 Things To Pack For A Spontaneous Day Trip

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias This post is intended for an audience of adults age 18 and older.   I love traveling. Day trips, weekends, extensive cruises or trips to other countries – it doesn’t matter. When it comes to traveling, I […]

The South Carolina Festival Of Flowers Is Coming To Greenwood

In just a few weeks, I will be headed back to Old 96 District in South Carolina. It’s a cool little collection of towns that offer a nice variety of things to do for the entire family. Um, they STILL have a drive-in movie theater, people! My town used to have one when I moved […]

6 Family Firsts At America’s First Beach: The Outer Banks

I am fortunate enough to live in North Carolina and, man, do we have some beautiful beaches. Many of those gorgeous destinations are located in the Outer Banks, America’s First Beach. I think this is the perfect place to take the family on a sunny vacation because there is just so a huge variety of […]

6 Cool Hotels In Japan [That I’ve Actually Stayed In]

Earlier this year I got to go to Japan. It was my first time visiting an Asian country and, fortunately for me, the tour was put together by someone else. I was excited to get to go, but I would have had no idea how to book a hotel in another country while also making […]

7 Things On My Iceland Travel Bucket List

I’ve never been to the country of Iceland. I think the closest I have actually ever been to the Nordic island would be Canada [I visited there once as a teen and I flew over Canada on my way to Japan earlier this year]. I do, however, know a person who lived there about 15 […]

6 Fun Things To Do In Los Angeles

The first time I ever visited Los Angeles was last year. Now I have been 3 times! My most recent trip was either 2 or 3 weeks ago and, I have to say, there are some extraordinarily beautiful things to see in Los Angeles and the surrounding areas. Today, I am going to share with […]