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Haunted in Oregon: Most Haunted Places To Visit Plus Haunted House Attractions

Haunted in Oregon Whether this great state is your home, or you’re just passing through, there are many haunted attractions in Oregon to keep you busy. Oregon has numerous haunted houses, but is also rich in history as far as real haunted attractions go. If you just visit one place on this list, I recommend …

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5 Hidden Gems You Must Check Out In Portland Oregon

 As a transplant from California (sorry PDX), I have done a bit of exploring in my city of Portland, Oregon but usually just go to the popular spots – Voodoo Donuts, Oregon Zoo, OMSI.. you get the point. And although these places are very cool and lots of fun I knew there was more to …

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Things I Learned On My First Trip To Walt Disney World

My family and I just had the most magical time at Walt Disney World. None of us had ever been, so it was fun to experience it all together. If you are looking for flight and other travel deals I would check out the app Hopper which will tell you when the best flight deals …

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5 Things You Must Do When Visiting Kissimmee (That’s Not A Theme Park)

We all know Kissimmee, Florida is well known for the main attractions – Walt Disney World and Universal Studios. But there is so much more to the area than just that famous mouse. I had a chance to experience some fun new adventures first-hand during my recent trip – and they are a must if you …

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Florida-Bound With Experience Kissimmee! PDX to MCO Nonstop!

I am so excited to share that I along with Beeb at Momstart and Jana at Merlot Mommy are headed for an ultimate girls getaway to Kissimmee Florida (courtesy of Experience Kissimmee)!  Beginning March 16th Alaska Air will be offering nonstop service between Portland, Oregon and Orlando, Florida with a daily flight each way. I …

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Luxury and Convenience At Omni Berkshire NYC (A Video Tour)

As I started planning my trip to New York City, I was trying to figure out the best spot to stay. Most places in Manhattan are close enough that a quick Uber or subway ride will get you where you need to go, but if you really want to experience the big city you’ll want …

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I Touched An Octopus, Exclusive Baby Otter Pics And More Fun At Monterey Bay Aquarium

Last month I headed down to Monterey, California for some serious Finding Dory fun. As you know, Finding Dory, the long awaited (ahem, 12 years later) sequel to Finding Nemo is swimming into theaters July 1st. We get to see what Dory is doing, who she meets along the way, and what she has forgotten …

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7 Survival Tips for Traveling This Holiday Season

We all know how stressful traveling during the holiday season can be. Make it easier on yourself and your family this year with a few simple steps, so you can focus on the reason for the season and make memories with your loved ones you’ll cherish for a lifetime.   Book Your Travel Plans Early …

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Wildlife Safari, Winston Oregon In Photos

Thank you to my dear friend Bridget for allowing me to accompany her on this fun trip to Wildlife Safari.    I jut got back from Wildlife Safari in Winston, Oregon and wanted to share my photos! Please enjoy! (Find deals for Wildlife Safari on Groupon and Living Social) Wildlife Safari began as the vision …

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10 Movie Locations That Inspire You to Travel

If you’re struggling to decide on your next vacation destination, why not turn to the movies for inspiration? Here are 10 top movie locations that could give you some great ideas for your next getaway. 1. New York City If you’ve not yet been to New York, perhaps the classic rom-com When Harry Met Sally will persuade …

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American Tourister Luggage – Stylish, Sturdy, & Simply Sublime (review)

* I received the item(s) reviewed, however all opinions are my own. I have been traveling a lot this year – Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Disneyland have been my top destinations, but I have also had some great weekend road trips to the coast and Seattle. I LOVE to travel but started getting tired …

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A Family Cruise in the Sun – Best Mediterranean Ports

  If you’re thinking about taking a trip with the family this year, you want to consider a cruise around the Western Mediterranean. This beautiful part of the world is known for its beaches, blue waters and easy going way of life. If you plan to see several countries in a short space of time, a Mediterranean …

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11 Tricks to Speed Through Airport Security

  No one likes standing in the security line at the airport, and if you are a frequent flier it can be a real hassle. Whether you want to streamline your approach to security or get yourself in a special line, here are travel inspiration website, DreamPlanGo’s suggestions on how to reduce your wait time …

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America’s Ten Best Kept Secret Spots For Foodies

America’s Secret Foodie Destinations With their incredible restaurants seemingly appearing overnight, cities such as Brooklyn and my hometown of Portland have long since been discovered as foodie destinations. If you want coal-fired pizza ovens, craft beer or artisan doughnuts, you only have to stroll down the street a few blocks. But while these destinations have …

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Tips on Vacationing With the Family in the UK

Taking A Family Vacation in the UK Britain is the third most popular tourist destination in the world and 32 million visitors make their way to the UK each year to soak up the historic sights, cosmopolitan cities, scenic splendor and yes, even go to the beaches. If you’re taking a family vacation to England …

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Vital Clothes to Pack For a Trip to Lapland, Finland (Or Any Cold-Weather Area!)

  Vital Clothes to Pack For a Trip to Lapland Lapland is home to Santa and there’s a reason why he is always well-bundled up in his warmest clothes. Temperatures in Finnish Lapland can reach -16 °C or 3 °F during the long winter nights between December and February, so wrapping up well is a …

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