Why you need to consider Travel Insurance in your vacation budget

Why You Need to Consider Travel Insurance in Your Vacation Budget

Thanks to UnitedHealthcare Global for sponsoring this very important topic. All thoughts and opinions are my own. There are a LOT of factors that go into planning a vacation, especially if your vacation is taking you overseas. I’ve been working on trying to fit together the puzzle pieces of flight times, public transportation, and meals […]

Something that we can all agree on- Vote for Travel

Something that we can all agree on- Vote for Travel

I’m really excited to be joining 29 other incredible travel bloggers on The Vote for Travel Series in the month of May. I think that everyone can agree on voting for more travel in our lives. Each day you will get ideas for how you can vote to add more travel in your life in […]

Amazing Adventures at Foxfire Mountain Adventure Park

Amazing Adventures at Foxfire Mountain Adventure Park

Our family has been fortunate to be able to try ziplining at several places all over the United States. I was really impressed by our visit to Foxfire Mountain Adventure Park. What I loved about the park were all of the thoughtful details that took the experience to the next level.

How to Use Points to Discount Travel With a Larger Family

How to Use Points to Discount Travel With a Larger Family

Today Dan from Points with a Crew is joining us to share his knowledge of budget travel for larger families using points. I think that you will enjoy his tips to help you maximize your budget and get the most out of your points.

13 Ways to Make Shopping with Your Family More Enjoyable

13 Ways to Make Shopping with Your Family More Enjoyable

This post is sponsored by Vocalpoint and Dick’s Sporting Goods. All opinions are my own. I tend to shop solo whenever I can because I like to run in a store and then get out quickly which is why I tend to be selective on errands that I run with my kids. I try to […]

Kentucky Brick Expo at Turfway Race Park

Kentucky Brick Expo at Turfway Race Park

My family loves to attend events put on by OKILUG (Ohio,Kentucky, Indiana, LEGO Users Group.) Each year they continue to provide incredible displays of creativity and detail. You will need to look at each display closely to truly appreciate all of the work that went into each of the themes. The OKILUG group also make […]

Cincinnati Flower Show

2016 Cincinnati Flower Show April 12-17

  Even though our weather doesn’t always reflect spring, you can still get inspired at the Cincinnati Flower Show. This Flower Show offers more than just beautiful scenery.

10 reasons Why I love to walk in a cemetery

10 Reasons Why I Love to Walk in a Cemetery

When I was younger I used to think that it was really morbid when my mom told me that she would go walking at cemeteries.  Now that I am older, I have become more like my mother because I enjoy it too. If you are like the younger version of myself and think it’s a […]

Fun things to do in Kansas City

Fun Things to Do in Kansas City

Kansas City has a lot to offer for the whole family. I really didn’t know what to expect during my first visit. I knew that Kansas City was known for bbq but I discovered that there is a whole lot more!

How my trip with Fathom in the Dominican Republic impacted me

How my trip with Fathom in the Dominican Republic impacted me

  There is so much to reflect on from my incredible impact travel experience with Fathom in the Dominican Republic. The people that I met on our team, along with the locals that we interacted with and worked beside, truly left an impression on my heart. I have soooooo many stories to share with you!

A Good Friday Tradition Worth Checking Out

A Good Friday Tradition Worth Checking Out

Last year on Good Friday I participated in the annual tradition of praying the steps at Holy Cross Immaculata in Cincinnati. This 150 year old tradition dates back to when the church was first built in 1860.

A visit to the Garden of Hope  2

A visit to the Garden of Hope

  Tucked away across the river from Cincinnati, on top of a hill that is cut by interstate 75 in Northern Kentucky, is a hidden gem of hope.

Canstruction - Art Made of Cans for a Great Cause

Canstruction – Art Made of Cans for a Great Cause

For the last few years, I’ve really enjoyed checking out the creativity on display for the annual Canstruction event. The incredible art that you see on display also benefits the Freestore Food Bank afterwards. What is Canstruction? Canstruction is an international community service project of the design and construction industry to benefit community food banks. […]

World Down Syndrome Day March 21- A Mother's Story of Adoption 2

World Down Syndrome Day March 21- A Mother’s Story of Adoption

Today I’m interviewing my close friend Michelle. We have been friends for a long time and she has been an inspiration to me with her love for people and her love in action by intentionally adopting a child with Down Syndrome. You cannot be around her special son without smiling. He has been such a […]