Old North Church Lantern Ceremony

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One if by land, two if by sea.   How many of us have read or heard those words dozens of times from childhood?  They are woven into our American History and have become threads in the fabric of our nations story. Today I want to share with you about the Old North Church Lantern Ceremony ...

10 reasons to visit Boston Patriots Weekend

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Patriots weekend is an excellent time to make a trip to Boston and see all of the history and culture that is waiting for you. Boston boasts such a great deal of beauty, history, ceremonies, and sporting events that can make even a weekend getaway feel like a full vacation. If you are ready to ...

Best Day Drive in Pennsylvania

Best Day Drives in PA

One of the best parts of living in Pennsylvania (PA) is the amount of things there is to do. Whether you want to take in museums, go see old battlegrounds, or get lost in the country, PA has you covered. This state is rich in culture and history and it is an amazing place to ...

Spiced Dark Chocolate Muddy Buddies

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I don't know many who aren't fans of Muddy Buddies.  Often times, though, this delightful snack is almost TOO sweet, at least for adults, and when I was up in Boston for Patriots Weekend, watching a demo by American Heritage Chocolate at the Old North Church, I started thinking about using that chocolate in a ...

Where to Camp in Alaska

Where to Camp in Alaska

Alaska has an amazing network of camping options for the outdoor enthusiast. Whether you are tent camping or RVing it through this incredibly beautiful state, Alaska’s campground don’t disappoint. Alaska is an ideal location for campers, as they tend to have camping options right on the water or in the middle of a forest. Most ...

5 Reasons to Take an RV Vacation

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So you thought you may like to take an RV vacation this summer? The idea of hitting the road with your family seems like a great way to spend a few weeks, a month or maybe even the entire summer? Well, you are among a large number of baby boomers who are doing just that. ...

Family adventure vacation Gulf County, Florida

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Visit Gulf County for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. How do you plan a vacation for a family that wants different things (and yet the same things)? How do you pinpoint a location that will give you everything you are looking for all in ...

Where to camp in New England

Best Camping Spots in New England

New England has some amazing camping spots that are quite close to metro areas like Philadelphia and New York City. A couple hour drive lets you leave the worries of city life behind and fall back into the world of nature. Whether you love to go hiking, see wildlife and bird watching, or love to ...

6 things to do in Puerto Rico

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This post brought to you by Puerto Rico, The All-Star Island. The content and opinions expressed below are that of this mama loves. Puerto Rico is a 5-star vacation destination filled with world-class attractions. Whether you’re a golfer, foodie, the adventure type, or a beach (rum) bum, Puerto Rico has everything that you want in a ...

Take a Road Trip from NYC

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Sometimes you just need to get out of the city, even if that city is as awesome as New York City. Living under the lights of skyscrapers and hearing the ever-present sound of sirens and walking down busy streets is second nature in NYC. But where do you go when you need to disconnect from ...