5 Things I Didn’t Know Before Starting A Travel Blog

Two whole years.  I still can’t believe I started my WordPress blog two years ago on December 1.  No, I haven’t sold all my possessions (which would really only be a phone and a laptop) or stormed out of my 9-5 office job to travel the world, but I have learned a thing or two [...]


7 Gift Ideas for the Traveler

Eep!  Christmas is just around the corner, and I cannot wait to make Muddie Buddies, watch Elf and Eloise at Christmastime and find the perfect gifts for family and friends.  While I do love scouring the Internet and aisles of Target to find presents for the gal pals and sibs, it’s really tough when you have NO [...]

Why Rest is Mandatory for Your Trip Itinerary

Go, go, go.  You’ve paid the big bucks for a hotel, activities, food and everything else under the sun, and you will enjoy it if it’s the last thing you do.  It’s easy to think we need to use every moment of vacation to sightsee, tour and explore.  But if you come home exhausted and drained, [...]

12 More Things to Do in St. Louis

You've already worked through the 31 things to do in St. Louis, and you're craving some more.  This little big city may not be the Big Apple or good ole Los Angeles, but this town still has an abundance of activities and sights.  And here are 12 more: Shaw’s Coffee - When we couldn’t find parking too [...]