When my parents first suggested a Greek Isles cruise as a family vacation, I will admit that I was skeptical. I was still a little wary of cruising as a travel mode, and I wasn’t sure that a cruise was really the best way to get to know a country. And while I still love… Read More Greek Isles Cruise
Our family loves all kinds of traveling. We love to adventure in cities, get lost in breathtaking nature, and we even love to cruise, because who doesn’t love the ocean? Cruises can get a bad reputation, and I honestly was wary of my first one too. I get motion sick, I don’t like confined spaces,… Read More Cruise Essentials
In January, we celebrated my husband’s 30th birthday! My birthday gift to him is a trip to Prague and Vienna in May (stay tuned!), but I wanted to make sure we celebrated his actual birthday with a bang, since it is 30 and all. For the past 5 years that we’ve lived in Philadelphia, we… Read More Birthday Weekend in Washington DC
I know they say what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas, but I’m about to bring it all back and share my first time in Sin City with you! To be completely honest, Vegas was never near the top of my bucket list. I really didn’t know there was much else to do there besides… Read More Las Vegas
Today is Amanda’s 25th birthday! In honor of her quarter century of life, she answered 25 questions so everyone can get to know her a little better! Are you named after anyone? Yes, my middle name is after my grandma on my dad’s side Where do you live? I currently live in Houston, Texas Where… Read More Happy Birthday, Amanda!
As a former English teacher and lover of literature, I wanted to work some book reviews into the blog, since I am normally my friends’ go to person for book suggestions when they travel. Don’t worry, I have a whole list planned with my very favorite books to read on vacation, but I thought I… Read More Book Review: Little Fires Everywhere