Summer Fun: Tips For Girls Attending Their First MLB Baseball Game

Posted by on Apr 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

Summer Fun: Tips For Girls Attending Their First MLB Baseball Game

Something a lot of people probably don’t know about me but I love attending Major League Baseball games! That’s right, one of the girliest girls you know loves to watch and attend baseball games. I don’t know what it is about the baseball but there’s nothing better than attending a night game with some of your best pals.   The great thing about going to a baseball game is that you don’t have to wait for the boys to go, grab your girls and head to the baseball field. I swear every time I attend a game, I end up making new friends. When attending a baseball games there are a few things I need to prepare you for. So here are my tips for surviving your first MLB Baseball Game… Dress cute but make sure you are comfortable. I personally suggest maxi dresses and cute sandals. This is the one time you want to leave the heels and big purses at home. Here in Chicago it gets pretty hot so make sure that you have on sunscreen and wear your wear sunglasses if attending a day game. I suggest getting a cute poncho, you never know when the summer rain might hit. Have a hot dog and a beer, even if you don’t eat hot dogs and drink beer! Hey, it’s a tradition so you have to do it. Try to educate  yourself on the game, you don’t have to be an expert but at least know what a ball, strike, home run, etc. is. Let loose and have fun. Baseball has a way of bringing people together!  I just love the energy of the fans, it’s truly a wonderful experience that can be shared with family and friends. If you haven’t, I highly suggest checking out at least one baseball game this summer. I promise you won’t regret it. Oh and what happens at the ball park stays at the ball park. Well, only if you drink and do some embarrassing things, I won’t tell anyone if you...

Read More »

Travel Tips: Getting the Most Out of Your Hotel Visit

Posted by on Mar 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

Travel Tips: Getting the Most Out of Your Hotel Visit

Staying in a hotel is usually a must for me when traveling. I love exploring new hotels but often times I feel like I don’t get the most out of my hotel stay. Most of the time, I’m on the go so it makes it hard to get my full moneys worth. If you are like me and are looking for ways to maximize your dollar try these tips the next time you stay at a hotel. Explore, explore, explore: Whenever I travel, it’s important for me to explore the hotel that I’m staying at. Take a quick tour to familiarize your self with your hotel. Bring your workout clothes: Hotels usually have some of the best gyms, bring your workout clothes and get up early to enjoy the gym. Bring your swimsuit: Check out your hotels pool area, take a few moments to enjoy the hot tub and take in the moment. If they have a sauna get in there as well, this will help you to relax more. Check to see if your hotel offers free breakfast/coffee service, after all you paid for it! Looking for a new experience? Try one of the restaurants in your hotel. Some of the best food I’ve ever had came from a restaurant I stumbled  upon in my hotel. When selecting a hotel, make sure to review the list of amenities and take advantage of them. If you need to handle business, use the free business center. Also, most hotels offer discounts to local attraction and shows, inquire to see what discounts they may offer. Spa-Take a moment to relax by visiting the spa. We get so wrapped up in travel that we forget to take a few moment for ourselves, why not take an hour or two to get a facial or a relaxing massage. Lastly, try setting aside some time to just sit in your room and relax. Whether you are catching up on a good book or getting some much needed sleep schedule some quality time in your room. What tips do you have for getting the most out of your hotel room, let us...

Read More »