England · Uncategorized

Things to Know Before You Visit London

It’s Travel Tip Tuesday! Is London on your travel list? Whether you have just a weekend or a whole month to explore this world-renown capital city, there are a few things that may be handy to know before you go! Useful Information First things first: the basics! Currency: Pounds, or the GBP Language: British English… Continue reading Things to Know Before You Visit London

solo travel · Travel Tips · Uncategorized

Why It’s OK to Be a Tourist

It’s Motivation Monday! And I’m about to make some “travelers” very mad. As a travel blogger, I try to read other travel blogs to keep up-to-date and perhaps find some travel tips or inspiration. But lately I’ve been read more articles that “tourist shame” the less experienced or those who opt for comfortable walking shoes… Continue reading Why It’s OK to Be a Tourist

Florida · Uncategorized

10 Things to Do in St. Augustine

It’s Faraway Friday! This week, however, it’s also Flashback Friday. With Steve’s and my 4th wedding anniversary coming up in just a few weeks, I’m feeling nostalgic. The last trip I ever took as a single lady was to beautiful St. Augustine, Florida, with my girl friend Andrea! It was my bachelorette trip, and I… Continue reading 10 Things to Do in St. Augustine

Nevada · Uncategorized

How to Have Sinless Fun in Vegas

It’s Throwback Thursday! A while back my sweet husband whisked me off to Las Vegas for a weekend because I’d never been! I had a great time, even though I don’t gamble, smoke, drink, or do any other risqué things most people go to Vegas for! So if you find yourself in “Sin City” with… Continue reading How to Have Sinless Fun in Vegas

Fitness and Wellness · Uncategorized

Travel Immunizations

It’s Wellness Wednesday! Today we’re learning about a travel topic might be pretty far down on your list of travel thoughts: immunizations! You might think about getting shots and malaria pills if you’re heading to Africa, but what about South America or Southeast Asia? No matter where you go, preparation is key!* 1. How do I… Continue reading Travel Immunizations

Passports · Uncategorized

What To Do When You Lose Your Passport

It’s Travel Tip Tuesday! This week it’s all about expecting the unexpected and preparing for the one of the worst possible travel scenarios: losing your passport. Not even the most responsible person is immune to human error and the unexpected. Some things can’t be avoided, and sometimes accidents happen. If you’ve been following the blog… Continue reading What To Do When You Lose Your Passport

texas · Uncategorized

Best of Waco

It’s time, everyone. Tomorrow is the last Fixer Upper of the series! But never fear–Magnolia and the Silos (and the Bakery, and now the Magnolia Table!) are here to stay! And if I know one thing about Chip and Jo, I know they are not in the business of slowing down. In honor of this… Continue reading Best of Waco

Travel Tips · Uncategorized

Why Travel? 5 Good Reasons

Why would anyone want to travel? And more than that, why would anyone think they need to travel? What is this burning desire to see what’s beyond your own front door or your hometown’s city limits? Why can’t everyone just be satisfied to “grow where they’re planted”? Well, because different people need to see and do different things!… Continue reading Why Travel? 5 Good Reasons

Shop · Uncategorized · what to pack

Gear Up for Summer Travel

Spring is here, but summer is coming! I truly love summer travels: beaches, sunshine, waterfall hikes, ocean breezes, hot and humid temperatures. I love it! Whether or not you love summertime travels, I’ve put together a list of the very best summer travel gear and products I truly love! The photos below are Amazon Associate links,… Continue reading Gear Up for Summer Travel

solo travel · Travel Tips · Uncategorized

5 Reasons to Travel with Others

In my last post I wrote about the awesomeness of traveling on your own, but there are some definite benefits of traveling with other people, too. This post is dedicated to the joys of sharing travel experiences with friends and family! 1. There is Always Someone to Watch Your Bags This is an excellent reason to… Continue reading 5 Reasons to Travel with Others