For some reason, when folks think of European vacations, Ireland gets overlooked. That’s all the more reason for you to plan a trip now.
It’s so close, yet you feel as though you have traveled a world away. That’s the magic of Big Sur. Spend three hours behind the wheel, past strawberry fields and signs touting the artichoke capital of the world, and this stunning stretch of coastline awaits. With jagged ocean cliffs, mountains that plunge down into water every shade of blue, and towering groves of redwoods, Big … Continue reading Pretty Places Friday – Basking in Big Sur
It’s like walking into a fantasy world. Ocean-filled tanks bigger than a house, filled with sea creatures all the colors of the rainbow. So close, you feel as though you could reach out and pet a seahorse or splash a fast moving sea otter. A visit to the Monterey Bay Aquarium has all the makings of the perfect day. Until you realize, a lot of … Continue reading Throwback Thursday – Grab Your Pillow and Dive In
If you’re thinking about getting into foam rolling, The Warbler from 42 Birds is the best-looking one. The Warbler is different given that it’s made exclusively from cork. See it at GearPatrol. Continue reading What I Want Saturday
Carneros Resort and Spa is surrounded by vineyards and meadows, but still conveniently located just off Highway 121 in Napa. The property is just a touch more than five miles (eight kilometres) from downtown Napa, where restaurants, shops, art galleries, and close to two dozen wine tasting rooms are waiting. A star-studded list of wineries are within easy driving distance. Read more HERE.Continue reading “Pretty Places Friday – Carneros Resort and Spa Napa”
So much to do, so little time. A trip to the San Francisco Bay area isn’t just a vacation, it’s an adventure. Read the full story HERE.Continue reading “Throw Back Thursday – San Francisco with Kids”
The boys of summer are back to work. The 2019 spring training season is underway in Arizona. Catching a spring training game is a popular getaway, especially for folks looking to escape winter’s chill.
For folks heading to Scottsdale, it comes with some surprising desert perks to enjoy in between games.Continue reading “A Spring Training Scottsdale Getaway”
One of the coolest features of this particular trailer (that isn’t shared by others), is that it has a huge side hatch that can open and allow you to enjoy nature from the comfort of the cabin bed. Read the review at HiConsuption HERE. Continue reading What I Want Saturday
Churchill, Manitoba, Canada — We were standing in line waiting to pay for an order of poutine when the guy behind the counter at Gypsy’s turned to my teenage daughter and said, “Do me a favor.” Before she could respond, he handed her his cell phone. “When they answer, tell them their order is ready,” and without hesitation, he headed to the dining room to deliver food. Read more HEREContinue reading “Throw Back Thursday – Polar Bear Capital”