Month: February 2018

Destinations, Travel, USA, Washington, D.C.

A Quick Trip to Washington, D.C.

We may have been a little dramatic in our Instagram stories (listed under “highlights” for now) while waiting to board our very delayed flight to Washington, D.C., but to be fair by the time we boarded, we were already supposed to have landed. Normally losing a couple hours of vacation is a nuisance, but not …

Travel, Travel Tips

Five Easy Hairstyles for Travel (that aren’t a messy bun or ponytail!)

I think it’s really important to maintain your appearance while traveling, and I don’t mean just for photos (though that’s an added bonus!). Thieves and other bad guys undoubtedly assess their targets on appearance, so whenever we’re away from home I try to make sure I’m dressed to fit in with my surroundings. Nothing gives …

Destinations, Florida, Travel, USA

Ten Tips for a Successful Day Trip to the Kennedy Space Center

Keeping with our New Year’s Resolution to travel more within our own state, we made the trek down to Cape Canaveral, Florida to visit the Kennedy Space Center. I’d dreamed of attending Space Camp as a young girl, but missed out on the opportunity (though I guess not for good, since there is such a …

Travel, Travel Products, Wish Lists and Gift Ideas

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

We used to celebrate Valentine’s Day in the Hallmark way: cards, flowers, chocolate, jewelry, and a mandatory “nice” dinner. But it quickly grew stale, and once we began travelling we began to celebrate it in a more understated way. It’s certainly a strange holiday (here’s a brief history, if you’re wondering), yet we still acknowledge …