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

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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How To Make A Work Trip, Work For You

So your boss comes to you and says they need you to go out of town for a few days for work. Maybe it’s a conference, or a class/ training, or even a perk. Whatever the reason, you are headed out of town on the company’s dime- YAY! Continue reading How To Make A Work Trip, Work For You

Rentals vs. Hotels

Once upon a time in a land far away called Pennsylvania my parents and I were sleeping somewhat soundly at the only motel we could find with available rooms, when SUDDENLY we were torn from our slumber by screaming and banging on our door. Upon further inspection we found a woman, lightly clad, screaming at a man and trying to get into our room… Continue reading Rentals vs. Hotels

Know What You’re Getting

We live in an age of information overload. Often it is too much.  It becomes static, white noise in our lives, but we can definitely use all of this information to our advantage. It seems everyone these days feels compelled to to give their opinion on just about everything so the internet is chock full of reviews.

Whether you’re headed out for a bite to eat in your own hometown or packing up the car for a good ol’ road trip, I suggest checking the ratings and reviews.

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The Grass IS Greener

If you haven’t experienced the true joys of road tripping, you are missing out.  Let me paint the picture for you. Imagine cruisin’ along, music from you newly composed “Adventure” playlist blasting (or if you prefer, playing mellowly), while you watch the landscape gradually changing. A cityscape, tall buildings, intriguing graffiti on the overpasses and trains sitting on the tracks gives way to fields and farms until you find yourself voyaging through forests, the light flashing between the majestic trees, keeping your eyes open for native wildlife, a moose perhaps.

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