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4 Amazing Free Things to Enjoy in NYC With Your Family

  July 8

A few weeks ago, I met up with John of Frugal Rules and his lovely wife in New York City. I love being so close to the city as it’s allowed me to meet up with blog friends a few times and have a few fun experiences. We only live about 15 miles from the … Continued

6 Ways to Have An Incredible Beach Vacation

  June 15

It’s early in the morning as I write this, and for once I am refreshed, rejuvenated even. Since having children last year, I’ve been deeply embedded in what only can be described as extreme stress. Raising kids, as anyone who is a parent knows, is difficult albeit quite rewarding. Trying to find real, meaningful family … Continued

How to Go to New York On a Budget

  April 14

This article was contributed by Fiona Moriarty of Hipmunk, the most comprehensive travel search website allowing you to find the best deals on anything from flights and hotels to train rides and Homeaway rentals. Traveling is one of the quintessential experiences of young adulthood, and a lack of funds is no reason to give up … Continued

Fun Things to Do In Boston As a Family

  March 31

Last week, our beautiful twin babies turned 1, and so we decided to take them on a weekend trip to Boston to celebrate. If you’re looking for fun things to do in Boston as a family, we have some great suggestions. Our trip was super quick, but we really had a good time. We are … Continued

Become a Paid Freelance Blogger Coaching Program

  July 29

Have you ever wanted to be a writer online? Like, a real, legitimate people-pay-you for your words type of writer? Well, I’ve been freelancing over 5 years, and I want to share some wisdom with you one-on-one. Why Now? I’ve shared wisdom for free over the past few years of course, and I’ll continue to do … Continued

New Orleans Pictures & Tips for a Great Staycation

  May 12

Since many of you will be traveling to FinCon in New Orleans this year, I thought it would be fun to re-publish this post of yore that has some French Quarter pictures in it! As many of you know, I am on maternity leave right now, but I’m popping in from time to say hi … Continued

The Most Thoughtful Staff: Hotel Contessa Review

  March 14

In January, the hubs and I took a little trip to San Antonio, Texas. We were celebrating our 4 year anniversary and also having a “baby-moon,” aka our last vacation together before the twins arrive. I picked San Antonio because it was only about 8 hours from Baton Rouge, which meant preggo me didn’t have … Continued

You CAN Go On a Nice Trip If You Do Your Research

  March 7

If you’re planning your next trip, you may be dreaming of swanky locations by the sea or sipping wine by candlelight, but let’s face it, that sounds a little expensive! However, with a little bit of research, careful planning, and a budget, you can go on a nice trip, and it might not be as … Continued

I Loved Having a Vacation Budget

  January 9

Hey blog peeps!! I have so many fun updates to share with you over the next few days. It’s been a whirlwind past few weeks with the holidays and getting the hubs home from Grenada and then traveling to San Antonio for a week long vacation. Oh, and hey – I’m a full time blogger … Continued

Heading Out on My Babymoon!

  January 1

Happy New Years, everyone!! I am in San Antonio, Texas for my babymoon. The wonderful Michelle will be managing my blog for the next few days, so if you see her popping around here or on my social media accounts, that’s why. 😀 I mentioned that I had saved up and planned for this vacation … Continued
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