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14 Ways to Have Fun with Your Kids on Vacation in New Orleans

14 Ways to Have Fun with Your Kids on Vacation in New Orleans

When you think of New Orleans, the term “child-friendly” probably does not come to mind. In fact, NOLA is probably right below Las Vegas on the list of places that you wouldn’t bring your kids to. Alas, I am here to tell you that you […]

Why You Should Go to The Angola Prison Rodeo

Why You Should Go to The Angola Prison Rodeo

The Angola Prison Rodeo is a wondrous thing. If you live outside of Louisiana, you probably haven’t heard of it. Even my friends in New Orleans who have heard of it had never been. Bobby and I had to see what it was about. Now, […]

A Road Trip from Georgia to Tennessee – Hot Springs, Gliding, and Graceland

A Road Trip from Georgia to Tennessee – Hot Springs, Gliding, and Graceland

The most memorable road trip I’ve ever taken to date has to be when Bobby and I drove from New Orleans to my grandparents’ house in South Georgia then up to Tennessee and back again. We didn’t have any time constraints, so we had the […]

A Roadtrip Through Iceland During Winter

A Roadtrip Through Iceland During Winter

For our honeymoon, we rented a car in Iceland so that we could see as much as possible in this awesome country. We had an epic road trip around Iceland’s Route 1 – Ring Road. This is a time lapse video of our driving journey. […]

Our Trip to Orange Beach, Alabama and Tips for Traveling to the Beach with a Newborn Baby

Our Trip to Orange Beach, Alabama and Tips for Traveling to the Beach with a Newborn Baby

Because we had a baby in July, we¬†haven’t been able to get to the beach this summer. Usually I spend at least a few long weekends at a nearby beach over the summer, so by the end of August I was feeling a bit stir […]

Our Babymoon Roadtrip

Our Babymoon Roadtrip

Okay, so our Babymoon didn’t pan out quite as we had planned. First, we had to scrap the idea of a tropical vacation due to the Zika risk. Then, we had limited days off before my maternity leave to actually be on a road trip, […]

Our BabyMoon Road Trip – Planning

Our BabyMoon Road Trip – Planning

Raleigh Trip on Roadtrippers I’m so excited! We finally booked our hotels and planned our route for our upcoming Babymoon Road Trip! I used the website RoadTrippers to sort out the best route and to find fun stops along the way. As you can see […]

Our Top 5 Babymoon Destination Ideas

Our Top 5 Babymoon Destination Ideas

So there is this fad called “babymoons” that I’ve only heard about in the last year or so. Usually we don’t feel the need to jump on the bandwagon of a new trend, but this one is too good and makes sense. It is basically […]

Pensacola Dog Beach

Pensacola Dog Beach

Our dog Oskar loves to swim. I mean he really loves it. When he was a puppy, I took him to the beach for the first time. As soon as I took his leash off when we stepped onto the sand, he took off in […]

Honeymoon in Paris

Honeymoon in Paris

We spent three short days in Paris at the end of our honeymoon. We visited Montmartre, which was my favorite stop of the trip. The neighborhood consisted of small, windy, cobblestoned streets reaching uphill towards a beautiful church called Sacre Couer. Where all those upwords […]