Travel: Essentials and Life Savers

I’ve found that being prepared and packing the right items makes all the difference between a good travel experience and one that is a little more hectic.  I have compiled a list of the essential items we bring with us when we travel that have been life savers. Packing smart is the beginning to any…

Travel: Highway 1 & Central California

We were debating what I wanted to do for my birthday / our anniversary (they are only a day apart) for a while.  Jon unfortunately did not have a lot of vacation time left so we were limited to the days we could take off and our anniversary and my birthday happened to fall on…

Travel: San Francisco here we come!

San Francisco is somewhere we have both been before, when we were younger and a quick drive through a couple of years back.  This year, a wedding brought us into town and we decided to make a nice long weekend out of it.  I have to admit, the hustle and bustle of San Francisco is…

Travel: Oh Hi, Ohio

Jon had to go to Ohio for work and since we dislike being apart from each other for any long period of time and the fact that I had never been to Ohio before, I decided to go with him. We booked a red eye flight that would get us into Cleveland early in the…

Travel: Paradise off the Coast of Sunny Southern California

We started out the morning bright and early making our way to the Senior center where we would take a bus to the Long Beach Catalina Express Depot.  My Momma had arranged for the three of us, herself, Jon and I to go along with the Senior group for a Catalina Island excursion.  We would…

Travel: Our First Trip to the Snow Together

There was a while there during my teenage years that I went to Mammoth Lakes quite often.  A few times with family but mostly every summer with church for a couple of years.  It was always a fun time and I definitely loved the nature that encompasses Mammoth.  Jon on the other hand had never…

Travel: Planning for 2018

Forgive me for I know we are well into 2018, heck 2018 is almost over but it’s been a busy year.  For me writing is something that I love to do, it helps me feel creative.  However, one thing I have learned recently is that I have to be inspired about a subject to write…