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10 Tips to Manage Airport Snack Attacks

Posted by 2 years ago 4 Comments 1746 views

At this very moment I’m sitting in terminal B at the Baltimore Washington Airport waiting for a flight to San Antonio. No, really.  I am. This is the second of four trips I have scheduled between now and December. Yesterday I got back from a short girls’ weekend in Ocean City (more about that in a […]

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5 Reasons I Will Make Travel a Priority for My Kids

Posted by 2 years ago 9 Comments 1956 views

Last year I started an end-of-summer tradition by taking both kids to DC by myself. I thought it was a good idea to have some alone time with them doing something I love (traveling). We had a BLAST and it put all my fears of being the only adult traveling with 2 kids to rest. […]

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SuperShuttle to the Rescue!

Posted by 2 years ago 1 Comments 443 views

I’m leaving for the TBEX conference in Toronto this Friday and I couldn’t be more excited! However, I’m busy at the moment. Like super busy. Like any-moment-my-kids-aren’t-around-I’m-on-my-computer busy. Like spending-hours-at-my-desk-without-taking-a-break-to-eat-or-drink busy. Like where-did-the-day-light-go busy? This is what happens when the conference you’re planning is less than a month away. Anyways, I’m busy. Apparently I was also […]

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A Day in Burlington

Posted by 2 years ago 2 Comments 1503 views

I have SO much I want to share about our Vermont trip! I just wish I had a few extra hours a day to go through the excessive amount of photos I took! I’ve been separating them by day and decided to start with a photo post of our day in Burlington. Actually, it was […]

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Road Tripping to Vermont

Posted by 2 years ago 16 Comments 5564 views

Yesterday The Husband and I embarked on an old-fashioned road trip, just him and I — no kids!! — for our 12th anniversary. Of course we couldn’t get started without some fuel. From our house to the resort we were staying at in Vermont, was about 470 miles away. It’s quite a hike! Within an […]

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5 Pros/5 Cons of Tour Guided Travel

Posted by 3 years ago 14 Comments 8352 views

I wrote this at the Leonardo da Vinci airport in Rome waiting to for my flight back to the “The States,” as I now say after one international trip. Last week was nothing short of spectacular. My mom and I traveled to Italy with a tour group. This was not only my first trip to […]

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Why didn’t I go?

Posted by 3 years ago 4 Comments 5958 views

It happens to me every time I am on Facebook and see that people are at the beach, Costa Rica, Mexico, and now ITALY and I say to myself: “Why didn’t I go?” People ask me all the time to go places. Why do I hesitate? I am writing a travel blog , right? I […]

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35 Tips for My First Trip to Italy.

Posted by 3 years ago 11 Comments 42817 views

I asked and you answered. These tips were compiled via comments and emails I have received over the last week. I’m still nervous (LEAVING FOR ITALY IN 3 DAYS!!) but reading through these fun, practical tips helps me prepare mentally for my first international trip. Bring really comfortable walking shoes No matter how much you […]

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Giving the Gift of Travel

Posted by 3 years ago 31 Comments 2744 views

The older I get the less I want, the more I do. That seems to be the pattern emerging, for me anyway. I just don’t want “things” anymore. I want to do things. I want to see stuff. I want experience. I also don’t like to give “things” as gifts. I still do, but I’m […]

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Being Married to a Non-Traveler

Posted by 3 years ago 16 Comments 1701 views

In a few months I’ll be married for 12 years. TWELVE! And we dated for 6 years before that. I’m nodding my head in disbelief. How fast time has past. Was college really that long ago? We work hard on our relationship. You have to after so many years and kids and experiences. I can […]

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Making Travel a Priority

Posted by 3 years ago 11 Comments 1917 views

I launched this blog for a myriad of reason one of them being my intense desire to simply travel more. I want to DO things. SEE things. EXPERIENCE things. Turning 36 put a bit of fire under my ass much like turning 29 did for my lifestyle. That’s when I had my first child and […]

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