Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights

Posted by on Oct 7, 2014 in Travel

Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights

Since I was a kid, I’ve always been a huge lover of all things Halloween! Now that I have a son, I get to share my love of Halloween with him. I’ve been scouring the internet looking for the latest and greatest Halloween events; between scary movies and haunted houses we will be very busy this Halloween season. If you are like me and looking for something to do this Halloween check out Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights. Halloween Horror Nights...

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Top 5 Reasons to Visit Puerto Rico

Posted by on Sep 30, 2014 in Travel

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Puerto Rico

I’ve been home from Puerto Rico a little over 3 weeks now and boy do I miss it. Reminiscing on our wonderful trip got me to to thinking, everyone needs to visit Puerto Rico at least once. There’s so much to see and do that I feel like another trip is warranted just to go back and see what we’ve missed. Fall weather is now upon us, so if you are looking for a place to go to escape the cold weather, I highly recommend Puerto Rico. Here are my top 5 reasons...

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Bacardi Rum Distillery Tour in Puerto Rico

Posted by on Sep 16, 2014 in Travel Reviews

Bacardi Rum Distillery Tour in Puerto Rico

As you guys know Danyelle and I celebrated our birthdays in Puerto Rico!  Our birthdays are a day apart, so we thought what better way to celebrate our then by laying on the beaches of Puerto Rico. We spent 4 glorious days relaxing, drinking and doing absolutely nothing. Which is very rare for the both of us. While in Puerto Rico we decided we wanted to see and try new things; Danyelle and I are all about experiences so we jumped at the opportunity to get a tour of the...

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Tips for Traveling with Pets

Posted by on Aug 11, 2014 in Travel

Tips for Traveling with Pets

When we got our dog, we never thought about what we would do with him when we travel. Of course, we could always pay for him to stay at some pet hotel or have a friend stop by to check on him. But what do you do when you want to take  your pet on vacation with you. When we first starting traveling with our dog, I had no clue about the do’s and dont’s. Sure, I knew we had to make sure the establishment was pet friendly but that’s all I really knew. I...

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Roadtrippin: Eagle Ridge Resort in Galena, IL

Posted by on Aug 4, 2014 in Family Travel

Roadtrippin: Eagle Ridge Resort in Galena, IL

This past weekend, I took a road trip to Galena, IL to stay at Eagle Ridge Resort. The drive was less than 3 hours from Chicago, so I considered it a mini-vacation, a quick getaway for me and the boychild. This was our first time visiting Galena and I can’t wait to go back. Slower than the fast pace I’ve become accustomed to here in Chicago, Galena is the place to go to when you just want to get away. The drive down was so peaceful, the scenic route was amazing,...

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