Last year, for spring break, I surprised my son with a trip to Morocco. I chose Morocco because I wanted him to have a unique cultural experience in a place very different from where we live. Our first stop was Marrakech. After a few days, we departed Marrakech and made our way through the High . . .
9 Places To Visit in Barcelona
Usually at this time of year I would be on an annual trip to Barcelona. It didn't happen this year but I can't help reminiscing about my favorite places to visit. I've spent about three weeks in total in Barcelona so I feel like I have a good grasp of what to see and where to go. In today's post I'm . . .
7 Great National Parks To Visit in 2023
If the cold weather has you thinking about summer and dreaming of summer vacation plans, this post is for you. The national parks are one of the least expensive and most extraordinary vacations you could plan. Here's a breakdown of where we stayed and what we did at seven of the best national . . .
Dear 2023, I’m Taking Charge of My Health
If taking charge of your health is one of your goals for 2023, then this post is for you! I do my best to eat healthy, exercise regularly, and get enough sleep. These are my favorite tools for accomplishing these goals that I use day in and day out. Healthy Eating One The Lumen device is . . .
What To See And Do On Hilton Head Island
We just returned from what has become an annual trip to Hilton Head Island for Thanksgiving. Our family has spent a lot of time on Hilton Head Island since the pandemic began in 2020. Before that we had visited Hilton Head only once, when our kids were much younger. We checked it off on our list of . . .
Road to the Sahara
Last Spring, I surprised my then-sixteen year old son with a trip to Morocco for Spring break. We spent our first few days in Marrakech, you can read about our experience here. After a few days in Marrakech, we took a lengthy road trip to the Sahara Desert. We used Kaouki Tours, a company . . .