Scariest Places in New England

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It's October, when the leaves change, weather cools, and everyone gets ready to celebrate Halloween.  For those of us (read: not me!) who like to be scared, here are some of the scariest places to visit in New England! Scariest Places in New England This year when you head to New England to see the fall colors ...

Jamaican Smile Cocktails

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When I was lounging on the beach in Jamaica at Sandals Ochi Beach Resort sipping on sweet and delicious Jamaican Smiles I was thinking of you.  I know, I am so generous, right? They were so tasty I knew that I wanted to recreate them at home to share with you all to help make it ...

Homemade Rum Cream

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Have you ever had rum cream?  No? There is a reason why, it is a specialty mix that is sold in Jamaica and unless you have had the pleasure of lying on the beaches there you probably have not had it since it is not available in the U.S. Still, even if you haven't tasted ...

How Speed Queen Washers and Dryers are Made

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You know, I've never been to the inside of  a factory before. I've never honestly stopped to think about how things are made that we use every single day.  I think that's kind of sad.  Last week, I got to fly out to Ripon, Wisconsin for a quick overnight in order to meet the PR ...

Six Tips For Choosing A Hotel #ClubCarlsonAmbassador

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I was asked to participate in the #ClubCarlsonAmbassador, sponsored by Club Carlson. Although I have been compensated, all opinions are my own. One of my favorite things to do in this world is travel. I love to see and experience different cultures, meet new people and try new cuisines. When I am planning a trip, ...

Tips to Plan Your Vacation and Manage Travel Expenses

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Visa Clear Prepaid and Prepaid Visa® RushCard.   Can you believe it is almost time for school to be back in session? I know, neither can I. With this happening, that means winter travel plans are being made across the country. Are you going to travel ...

Sandals Ochi Beach Resort

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My husband and I got to have our first experience away from the kids at Sandals Ochi Beach Resort, and I am not sure how we are going to ever even come close to matching the trip.  We've done an all inclusive vacation before, but it wasn't the Sandals experience. This was paradise, on every level. ...

5 Best Windows Travel Apps For Summer

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Whether you are single, in a relationship or have a family, summer is the time many people travel. Do you have a list of summer destinations to visit? Why not go ahead and put those dreams into action and plan your summer vacation. I know making travel plans can be stressful, especially if you have ...

10 Must See National Landmarks

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From sea to shining sea, from north to as far south as you can drive there are many famous, awe inspiring landmarks to see right here in our United States. That makes for plenty of awesome road trips for you and the family, with amazing photos to be taken, and memories to be made. Where will ...

Family Road Trip Essentials

Family Road Trip Essentials- This Mama Loves

With the onset of summer comes summer vacations. Yaay! For many of us, that means rounding up the family, packing up the car, and hitting the road! Remember those college age road trips of your not so distant past? You know, those spur-of-the-moment ROAD TRIP adventures? Well, this is nothing like that. Because, you know... ...