Every spring there is a festival held in Live Oak, Florida at the Suwanee Music Park called Suwanee Springfest. It is a fun-filled weekend at the beginning of Spring for campers, fun-goers and music lovers! You can see who played most recently at the March 2015 festival in my post Announcing the
If you’re heading off to university then it’s a massive decision as to which university and part of the country to choose. After all, it’s likely to hugely affect at least the next few years of your life. If you’re a parent and have a child soon going to university
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Visit Gulf County for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I am fortunate to have been born and raised in paradise. I get to live every day in the Florida sun, surrounded by natural beauty many vacationing here overlook.
New York City is more than a concrete jungle, and it has a wide range of attractive places that visitors to this lively city can enjoy. You also don’t have to spend a small fortune to enjoy yourself there either, since the city has a whole lot to offer. And
February is the end of the Karneval Season in Dusseldorf, Germany. I was invited to join in by AirBerlin and share my experiences of this magical time! You can see more pictures and posts on Mom Outdoors. [wc_box color=”inverse” text_align=”left”] “Helau!” This Karnevalsruf (Karneval Salutation) was originally hollered in 1935 by a delegation
The annual Suwannee Springfest at The Spirit of Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, FL is right around the corner! If you have not looked into it, you should drop everything and make plans right now! One of my favorite things about this festival is the primitave camping spots where you can just
The Princess Caribbean cruise has so many options of events and excursions to enjoy. One such glorious adventure is for your taste buds, the Chocolate Journeys…. Norman Love, considered one of the best chocolatiers in the world, partnered with Princess Cruises to create a premium chocolate experience. As not only a lover of
While on a Princess Cruise, we had the opportunity to go Helmet Diving Jeannie’s Beach, Cozumel Mexico. Helmet diving grants you access to walk on the ocean floor aided only by a special dry helmet that allows you to breathe unencumbered with a constant supply of air. The air supply stays
Once aboard the giant floating cities that are cruise ships, it is easy to become overwhelmed by all the activities and endless food options. Many of my friends have shared stories of their experiences on cruises and while they always enjoyed them, they sometimes felt they may have missed the
The island cuisine in the Florida Keys is worth taking the time to explore! One should take their time in order to get the full benefit of the breathtaking scenery and culinary delights only a land so close to the ocean could provide. When I stayed at Islamoada, one of the
The Cayman Islands is comprised of three islands in the Caribbean with the largest being the Grand Cayman Island. It is the perfect destination for the new or seasoned traveler offering something for everyone. Grand Cayman Island has 50,000 residents and is about 76 square miles.Home to Pirates Week and a favorite port
If you have ever considered taking a cruise, but have not quite made the plunge, you might wonder, “What do you do when you have a fun day at sea?” There is so much to do aboard most cruise ships, but the Caribbean Princess has the following 10 activities, I
Have you ever been on a cruise? You can have some of the best experiences of your life when you travel on a cruise ship. Whether you like the sun, shopping or want to explore or fill your life with some adventure, a cruise ship will have something for you.
The third stop on our American Heritage Chocolate tour was Old Salem Museum and Gardens where we participated in a good ol’ fashioned scavenger hunt! I am getting a head start while we listen to the origins of @oldsaleminc SHHH #travel #chocolatehistory @Choc_History pic.twitter.com/ORTxhGejPk — Jennifer Medeiros (@makobiscribe) October 4, 2014 The
I am a self proclaimed foodie and I love to cook for my friends and family. Being such a foodie, I have also eaten at a lot of great restaurants in my lifetime. Bearing that in mind, have you ever thought you had seen, heard, felt, or tasted the best
I have always been a huge history buff and when I found out I was going to the historical Mount Vernon in Virginia, I was super stoked. I had never been and I was so excited to learn all about the life of George Washington, his family and his legacy.
My family loves the water and spend as much of our time in it when the weather is warm. We have a pool in our yard which is an average size pool for 4-6 kids to comfortably play in. We also live less than 2 miles from the World’s Fair
History is simply fascinating to me, especially when it is tied to chocolate! American Heritage Chocolate is taking 3 bloggers on a journey of a lifetime, through the history of chocolate in America. Our first stop was in Charlottesville, Virginia at the Thomas Jefferson, Monticello where the annual Heritage Harvest Festival was
I love living in Tennessee for so many reasons! We have the Great Smoky Mountains in our backyard, the weather is gorgeous and everyone is super friendly. We also have great schools, the housing is super affordable and we have so much to see and do here. One of my
I am lucky to live very close to one of the most popular spots in Tennessee; Pigeon Forge. Pigeon Forge is a town filled with so many activities for the family to enjoy, the possibilities are almost endless. I was actually married and spent my honeymoon just outside of Pigeon
The following post was told from the viewpoint of guest, Tesha Miller, one wickedly awesome gal to spend the day in the park with and has been facilitated by Mom Central & Busch Gardens with tickets into the park. Busch Gardens plus good friends equals an amazing day! So easy
We are just two months away from the release of “The Boxtrolls” movie. I am still reeling over what an amazing experience I had at the LAIKA studios! As you might remember from my last post, The Boxtrolls: My Visit With The Filmmakers,I traveled to Portland in early April to
You can learn a lot by seeking adventure. No matter where you travel, you’re sure to find incredible people and cultures, and they’ll teach you valuable lessons that you’ll use for the rest of your life. What I’ve Learned From Traveling Around The World: People are Kind and Helpful: You may
I have been keeping a secret in for a long time, and I am finally able to announce it! I visited the set of “The Boxtrolls” film this past April! Phew, now that I have that off of my chest, I can share the rest of the magnificent details with you!
Do you love where you live? There are probably great reasons to love living just about anywhere in our beautiful country, but I live in Florida. Florida is a magical place of farm land, coastline and Mickey Mouse. Most people who live in Florida can get to a beach in
Key West is known for it’s laid back atmosphere, beautiful coral reefs, the abundance of bars, Mel Fischer, and of course Jimmy Buffett; however, it is not often described for it’s amazing beaches because they are so tiny! This fact is one of the reasons why I was so enamored with the
On Friday, May 16th, 2014 I had the most amazing sensory experience at the Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) while attending BlogHer Food. While I am sure most people who visit the PAMM have an experience of most senses, mine was complete using all five senses – six if you
Just around a month ago I was invited to explore the Bloomin’ Brands headquarters in Tampa, Florida. Of course, there was no way that I was going to deny that opportunity! I wasn’t going to escape the cold weather like many of the others who were invited. Instead, I was
If you’re a thrift or vintage clothing junkie, you know that one of the best parts of traveling the world is spending time going through the cast-off duds and designs of an entirely different country and culture. London has long been a hot spot of high fashion, punk music and