Category: US Travel

Road Trip Snacks That Won’t Make You Wish You Hadn’t

Road Trip Snacks That Won’t Make You Wish You Hadn’t

I’m just fine running errands around town.  I’ve had work commutes of over an hour, and somehow managed to endure that endless journey with no food or drinks beside me.   But just the thought of hitting the road for anything beyond the city limits gets […]

Time To Travel Again? Yes!

Time To Travel Again? Yes!

I get it.  Like me, you’ve been sequestered for what seems like an eternity.  Are you longing to do a bit of wandering?  Visit old favorite places or some new ones?  Are you wondering what your travel options are now as stay-at-home orders are lifted?  […]

19 Ways To Survive a Long Flight

19 Ways To Survive a Long Flight

Over the past five years, I’ve flown more than 58,000 miles so I’m rather skilled when it comes to packing and airports. Along the way, I’ve found a few things that make my longest flights comfortable. Or, at least more bearable. Here are 19 things […]

WonderWorks Pigeon Forge For The Whole Family

WonderWorks Pigeon Forge For The Whole Family

We partnered with WonderWorks Pigeon Forge on this posts in exchange for tickets. All opinions are own own. Long before The Upside Down in Stranger Things, there was the Upside Down building in Pigeon Forge. It’s a much more family-friendly attraction in Tennessee without a […]

What It’s Like To Sleep In A Treehouse Masters’ Treehouse

What It’s Like To Sleep In A Treehouse Masters’ Treehouse

One of my family’s favorite shows is Treehouse Masters on Animal Planet and on the Discovery Channel. Each episode of the show follows world-renowned builder Pete Nelson and his crew as they build one-of-a-kind treehouses. This month, my husband and I stayed the night in […]

Grab The Kids And Escape To Kalahari, Plus Win A Free Night! #LoveKalahari

Grab The Kids And Escape To Kalahari, Plus Win A Free Night! #LoveKalahari

If you live in the midwest as I do, you know the cruel spring-time games that Mother Nature plays with us. It’s 40 degrees one day, 60 degrees the next. Sunny one day, snowing the next. The kids, however, are ready NOW! They want to […]

My Training As A NASCAR Pit Crew Member At PIT Crew U

My Training As A NASCAR Pit Crew Member At PIT Crew U

Being a team member on a NASCAR Pit Crew can’t be that difficult, right? Change a few tires, move a jack around, play with a power tool or two, and make sure to do it all faster than the teams around you. You know I […]

The Place To Stay On Put in Bay: The Anchor Inn Boutique Hotel On South Bass Island

The Place To Stay On Put in Bay: The Anchor Inn Boutique Hotel On South Bass Island

Not your traditional hotel, we stayed at the Anchor Inn Boutique Hotel at Put-in-Bay. If you’re looking for a quieter stay, this may be the place you’re looking for. Put in Bay, located on South Bass Island in Lake Erie, has traditionally been a location […]