5 Adventures for The Brave | Would You Dare?

Image provided by Turismo & Gestion Bored with the typical vacation itenerary? These days extreme travel destinations are more and more in demand. Experience a once in a lifetime bucket list destination, and leave with one heck of a story when you dare to accomplish one of these 5 adventures.  1. Travel on the Titanic II Launching in 2018, the Titanic…


10 Easy Ways to Lose Weight on Vacation

We've all been there. You save up, you take that trip you've been anticipating, and you eat your heart out. Sure the pleasure is undeniable, but so are those extra pounds you put on in the process. You can't fit in those shorts or that cute bikini, and more than that... you just kinda feel crappy. It's true that 80%…


5 ” Firsts” in Montana

This spring I dusted off my boots, donned my most western hat, and slid into some denim for a trip out West. My journey this time was the wilds of Montana. I was honored to be invited, along with 9 other journalists, by Firehouse Subs to take part in a multi day press trip full of adventure, good times, and…


10 Things You Must Do on Scrub Island | Scrub Island Resort, Spa, Marina

Recently the man and I met up on a whirlwind trip to the exclusive private island in the BVI (British Virgin Islands). Home of Scrub Island Resort, Spa, and Marina, the island is both intimate and exotic. Luxuriously appointed suites create a village of sorts that flanks the open water and leads to the main pool deck and restaurants. Incorporated…


Hanna Park | Family Adventure | Photos and Video

Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park is a fun retreat not far from our home base. Locals simply call it Hanna Park. While many of my more out doorsy family friends spent a great amount of their youth hanging out at Hanna, I only have a few memories of going with church groups or for the random wedding. Home to a 60…


Jacksonville Zoo Family Adventure | Photos and Video

Epic Photobomb by the Mr This year we have committed to having more fun as a family. Now that munchkin is four, there are so many more things we are able to do. She doesn't require a nap anymore and is able to be active most of the day without melting down. Hurray! Following up our last fun "Family Date…


Big Talbot Island Family Bike Trip

Last weekend we did a fun family jaunt to Big Talbot Island, FL to check out their new paved bike trails. After our pilgrimage to the Virginia Creeper Trail last year we have high hopes that munchkin can train to ride part of the trail in the fall... which means we have some miles to get in this year.  Our…


Egypt and Australia via Little Passports

Two months have passed since my last update and in that time Little Passports have taken us to two more fantastic destinations. Munchkin gets so excited every time she sees one of these packages come in. Lately I've been even more impressed with the souvenirs and educational toys LP sends. They are so great at getting kids involved in culturally…


5 Travel Resolutions for 2014

Gloria Powell from On the Go with Glo has quickly become a respected peer in the travel, entertainment, and blogging industry. After finding me online we've struck up a quick friendship. Gloria even interviewed me for her blog here. I asked Gloria if she would like to guest blog for me and I'm so glad she did! I love these 5…


Little Passports – Monday Funday

Happy Monday friends! Last week I wrote about how much I love Little Passports subscription service and what a great way it is to teach your kids about traveling. This week you have a chance to try it out for yourself! Enter to win a three month subscription for either the US or World version of Little Passports and find…