3 Places to visit where the US dollar will go far

TweetMexico Mexico has always been one of my favorite destinations and the fact that it is so inexpensive helps to make it a more realistic goal year after year.  I know that most of my readers are American and lucky for us, we can fly to Mexico from pretty much anywhere in the USA for fairly…

Decisions, Decisions . . . .

TweetSoooo we are trying to figure out where to go in October/November and we are getting nowhere fast. We are embarking on a family trip(plus my dad) and have narrowed it down to Mexico, the Bahamas, Iceland aaaand we just threw Sri Lanka and Borneo into the mix to make things more complicated.  

What are my top 20 DREAM DESTIANTIONS?

TweetI am thankful to have already checked off my ALL TIME #1 earlier this year, Iceland.  I also knocked off another place that was previously on my top 5 last year, Australia. *UPDATE, I ALSO CHECKED OFF FIJI OVER THE SUMMER(2016)* So what does my new top 20 list look like?  Keep reading and find…

I am trying something new in 2015

TweetOK, so pretty much my entire adult life I felt that if I wasn’t traveling abroad I wasn’t “really traveling”.  So I have HUGE list of things in the good ol’ USA that I have dreamed of seeing, doing, etc that are yet to be checked off and every time I see someone else post…

Wanderlust On The Silver Screen

TweetPeople frequently make travel playlists, I myself have done so countless times but I have never seen a wanderlust movie list.  Then again, I haven’t ever looked either.  That being said, I decided I wanted to share my top 3 favorite wanderlust movies, in no particular order.

My Little Animal Rescuer

TweetMy 5 year old daughter Jolee just saw a commercial for Booster t-shirt fundraising and INSISTED I let her create a shirt to raise money for sea turtle conservation.  She LOVES animals, particularly marine animals and has a huge heart for anything relating to “saving” them. I can’t even explain how proud I am of…

Sea Kayaking in Santa Cruz, CA

TweetMy daughter and I had the privileged of going sea kayaking with Venture Quest Santa Cruz over summer vacation. Our guide was VERY great with kids and made sure Jolee had an amazing and safe experience.  The owner of the company, Dave is also amazing at getting back to your requests and questions in a…

I am going to . . . . . !!!

TweetAfter MUCH consideration of NUMEROUS continents and countries my best friend and I FINALLY decided on our next trip location!  We are going to PERU!!!!  I have been dreaming of hiking Machu Picchu, paragliding and food tasting in Lima and exploring the Amazon rainforest for longer than I can even remember.  To know that ….