Seattle with Krusteaz

One of the best parts of my job is getting to work with brands I adore, and another?  Traveling.  So, it’s a win-win situation when one of my favorite brands – Krusteaz – brings me out to Seattle for a long weekend of fun and learning. Krusteaz is headquartered in Seattle, and for the past […]

Technology Friendly Family Travel Tips

I went on the ultimate American Road Trip. Over 7000 miles, in a truck, husband and son in tow…and we came out alive on the other side.  From Virginia through the Midwest, across the Dakotas, through the land of every.single.national.park, down the Pacific Coast, and then finally back across the southwest and canyon country, the […]

A Weekend in New York City…and a Giveaway!

I love that I get to travel, and I especially love that I am going to get to give one of you a night away…either in New York City (oh, you SHOULD), or anywhere a Homewood Suites can be found. So, a huge thank you to Homewood Suites for the opportunity to see what your […]

Travel Essentials for Those On The Go

I travel. A LOT. In fact, I am rarely home anymore, which does make life difficult at times, but luckily, I have a great family, a support system, and I am able to get out of town and back without too many hiccups. Along the way, I have run across a few things that have […]

Winston Salem, NC…A Travel Gem

I am about to admit to you something that makes me SAD. I have lived less than 2 hours away from Winston Salem, NC my entire life.  Forever.  For months and months, I made the 1 hour, 48 minute drive twice a week, down to my doctor, in hopes of getting pregnant, finally. Twice a […]

Charlotte, NC…A Guide to Dining

Where to eat, where to stay, what to do. Let’s say you have a long weekend, and you are looking for somewhere you’ve maybe not considered.  Charlotte, North Carolina should find its way to high on your list. For me, living in Virginia, I always consider Charlotte to be soooo farrrr.  That is, until I […]

BloggerBash 2015 in NYC

I don’t often tell you about all of them here, but if you follow e on Twitter, you know I go to a lot of conferences. A lot. I go as an ambassador on occasion, or a speaker, or just as an attendee. Heck, I even host one myself. Typically though, my conferences are all […]

Summer Kick Off

Seven gets out of school today for the summer. At 11 freaking A-M. Could we not have just driven the kids there about 9, mopped their mouths with cheap Kool-Aid and wrote on their clothes with markers while in the car line?  Everyone knows there is PLENTY of time in the car line. Because it […]

The Road Trip…Tips and Tricks for Surviving

Last year, my family and I embarked on an epic road trip…cross country (and back) for three crazy weeks. Three weeks.  In a truck. I think we all have these grandiose ideas of hitting the road and seeing our country – I mean, there IS a lot to see, after all – and from the […]