New York Travel Tips

I just completed my third trip to New York City and I'm sharing my tips about the things you should and shouldn't do.Check it out here! ...more

East Coast Trip: Day 9

 On my last day on the east coast, we found an amazing gluten free pizza place and my mom decided to get married! Read about the whole day and see my pictures here!...more

Trip Plans #2: Calgary, Canada

 Hi guys! On my blog today I'm sharing my second round of trip plans....this time to Calgary, Canada!Check out what I'm doing and seeing while I'm there here!...more

10 things mom wants this Christmas

Whenever someone asks me what I want for Christmas, I always have a hard time coming up with something. I don’t “need” anything else.Do you have that problem? ...more

East Coast Trip: Day 7

I recently traveled to the east coast for Thanksgiving break and I spent most the days in Washington DC, and two days in New York. Day 7 was spent roaming Central Park, getting gluten free muffins and spending time at the top of the rock....more

Top 8 Tips for Planning a Romantic Getaway

For couples who have been together for decades, or those who are ready to take their first vacation together, romantic getaways are the ideal choice: fun, relaxing, and sensual. However, several things can potentially go wrong on your trip.Learning how to expect the best while planning for the worst will leave you and your partner with peace of mind.Tips for making the most of your trip...more

Shattered Glass and the Kindness of Strangers Caring Heart

NaBloPoMo: Please Don't Send Me THERE

Please don’t send me to Las Vegas, Nevada. I have nothing against Las Vegas nor do I have anything against Nevada. I’m sure people enjoy themselves very much in Las Vegas. However, I am not a gambler, don’t enjoy the accoutrements of most resort casinos, and neon strobe lights tend to make me dizzy. To me, there is something a little too seedy; a little too decadent; a little too corrupt about the place. Yes, I know, there are wonderful shows and shopping. But, I really don’t need anything more than I have (I might want it, but I certainly don’t need it)....more
jayhawkmommy Well, I can see going horseback riding and communing with nature but it seems to me ...more

Vacation. Not There!

Friday’s prompt asks where is the one place you would never want to go on vacation that other people seem to love?Vacation. I’ve heard of that, I’ve even done that a time or two, but it’s been awhile. Weekend getaways are sort of my vacations anymore, but this is the blogosphere and I can go on a vacation anytime I want, to anywhere, without restrictions (you can too). Let that sink in.Go ahead, I’ll wait.Time off at work doesn’t matter…Money doesn’t matter…(we’ll charge the blogosphere)...more
patriciaappelquist Wouldn't that be super?! I'll take everyone on that card. ;)more

Walt Disney World Really WAS the Most Magical Place on Earth for Our Family

It took several months of deciding and then we finally planned a family vacation to Walt Disney World in Orlando, FL....more