New England Road Trip

White church steeples peeking out in a sea of blazing orange, yellow, and rust-colored tree tops. Rustic covered bridges littered with crunchy fallen leaves. Charming towns and general stores decorated with mums, hay bales, and pumpkins. These are the [...]

By |2019-02-22T13:35:54-05:00November 17, 2017|Travel|

What’s In My Walt Disney World Park Bag

Note: This post has been updated with my 2020 Must-Have Items in my Disney Park Bag! What’s in our park bag? A few essentials always make a Disney park day more enjoyable and can even save a day from turning, [...]

By |2020-05-13T12:11:46-04:00March 6, 2017|Disney|

Packing For A Cross-Country Road Trip

Packing for twenty days on the road in a Toyota Rav-4 requires some serious planning. The Rav-4 always has more than enough storage space around town. The monthly Costco haul? No problem. Black Friday shopping? Piece of cake. But packing [...]

By |2018-07-14T22:25:26-04:00February 18, 2017|Travel|

Planning a Cross-Country Road Trip Itinerary

Our 20-day, 6,000-mile cross-country road trip began with the simple, long-time dream of visiting Yosemite National Park. Seeing the tunnel view first-hand has been at the top of my bucket list for years. Two years ago, after a few trips [...]

By |2018-07-14T22:25:28-04:00January 26, 2017|Travel|

20-Day Family Road Trip – North Carolina to California

Yosemite National Park has long been one of my favorite places on earth. The tunnel view. Half Dome. Its place in the history of the National Parks Service. John Muir and Teddy Roosevelt. I love everything about it ... but [...]

By |2018-11-13T22:08:59-05:00June 30, 2016|Travel|