The Art Of Day Trips

Don’t have the budget for a big road trip, or even a short getaway? Only have one day available in your calendar, but you want to make the most of it? Two words… Day Trip! Continue reading The Art Of Day Trips

Sedona: Land of Red Rock

It was another gorgeous day, clear blue skies, perfect desert temperatures, the open road before us… “Keep your eyes open now, just up here you’re going to see it…”

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To Plan or Not to Plan…

Right or left? Decide as you go. Who hasn’t dreamed of hitting the road with a wad of cash and unlimited time, making no plans, just going with the flow, turning when you feel like turning, stopping when you feel like stopping? I think it would be amazing to experience once in your life. Continue reading To Plan or Not to Plan…

You Mean We SAVE Money?!

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I will admit that on our first big family trip, we drove simply because it was too expensive to fly with a family of five and because the children were small, I looked for things to do along the way so they could have much needed breaks from the car. BUT, I am so glad I did! The trip to and from our destination, which happened to be Florida, was a blast!

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Acadia National Park and Mt. Desert Island

Roaring waves, jagged cliffs, insane sunsets. Amazing hiking, delicious food, gorgeous scenery. Welcome to Mt. Desert Island and Acadia National Park, jewel of Maine.

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What Have You Been Missing?

In a world where everyone knows what everyone else had for lunch and what series they just binge watched, I thought I’d share a little about myself.

I’ve been taking road trips since I was a kid and I’ve loved them from the beginning. Trips from my hometown in northern Michigan to Arizona, Florida, Pennsylvania, Wyoming, California, as I got older, trips to Virginia, Massachusetts, Washington D.C. , Maine and Canada and from Virginia to North Carolina during my short time living there. I’ve been privileged to see much of what this amazing country has to offer.

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Phoenix and Scottsdale

From what I can gather you either love it or you hate it. The desert and dry heat aren’t for everyone I guess, but whatever you do don’t judge it until you’ve really tried it. AND, if you’ve only visited once, and didn’t really give it a chance, I urge you to try again. Continue reading Phoenix and Scottsdale