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6 Things to Do in Sonoma County Wine Country that Don’t Involve Wine

6 Things to Do in Sonoma County Wine Country that Don’t Involve Wine

Sonoma County is on the radar of every eonphiles, but let’s be honest, sometimes it’s great to experience the region without so much of a focus on wine. I recently spent a few days in Sonoma’s charming town of Healdsburg and discovered there are some […]

Five Great Kid-Friendly Hikes Near Las Vegas

Five Great Kid-Friendly Hikes Near Las Vegas

Guest post by Deborah Wall All around Las Vegas lie areas of breathtaking natural beauty, offering families with young children the easy opportunity to explore unspoiled wilderness without traveling great distances. To compose this list, I tapped the memories of three experts: my children, who spent […]

How Mardi Gras Floats Come to Life

How Mardi Gras Floats Come to Life

You might be surprised to know that Mardi Gras lasts much longer than the 5-day New Orleans grand event. For some, Mardi Gras lasts all year long, especially those responsible for building the vibrant, iconic floats for the parades. The magic happens at Mardi Gras […]

Pittsburgh Strip District

Pittsburgh Strip District

As many of you know, our empty nest adventure included a recent move to Pittsburgh. And with this change came the desire for an urban lifestyle (a desire driven by my husband’s detest of trafficky commutes). We settled in an adorable little loft in the Pittsburgh Strip […]

4 tips for navigating hotel reviews

4 tips for navigating hotel reviews

  I tend to go overboard when picking a hotel and I get sucked into spending hours upon hours reading hotel reviews on different sites. All it takes is to make one bad hotel decision. Remember when the group from the UK arrived at The […]

7 ways to save for that dream vacation

7 ways to save for that dream vacation

One of the ways I keep my life in balance is by making a point to travel somewhere exciting at least once a year. Doing research on a destination and trip planning gives me something to look forward to and keeps me motivated for weeks. […]



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