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

The Escape Plan

What do you do if you have a small budget or not a lot of vacation time? Should you just call it quits and hope for better next year? I don’t think so… I would say a great option for you would be the “quick” getaway. Continue reading The Escape Plan

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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For the Love of Travel

From sea to shining sea, this country has a bounty of beauty for everyone. The best way to see this amazing home of ours is to take a road trip, or maybe several hundred. For those that love travel and invite the unexpected discovery along the way, read on. Continue reading For the Love of Travel

“I went on vacation and all I got was this crummy t-shirt…”

I. Love. Family. Traditions. A family game night once a month. Doing a Christmas puzzle each year. Visiting a cottage on a lake every year. Some large, some small, traditions are a great way for families to stay connected, to create and remember memories. Continue reading “I went on vacation and all I got was this crummy t-shirt…”

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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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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