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Labor Day Weekend at Myrtle Beach!

Fourth time's the charm, right? This year we've planned and scrapped three different vacations (not all due to Coronavirus - sometimes travel plans just don't work out!). I held my breath and didn't let myself get too excited about the prospect of a beach vacation until we were on the road headed toward Myrtle Beach!… Continue reading Labor Day Weekend at Myrtle Beach!

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Girls’ Weekend in Boone {August 2018 Highlights}

August is typically the month my family does some type of weekend get-together. This year my Mom is celebrating a significant birthday, so my sister and I planned a weekend away with her to celebrate! We love planning events together and had so much fun getting all the details in order. We looked at several… Continue reading Girls’ Weekend in Boone {August 2018 Highlights}

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Meal Planning For Family Vacation

Vacation is a wonderful thing. There's just something about getting away with the people you love, unplugging from daily life and reconnecting with new experiences, leisure time and fellowship. Vacation can also be expensive, stressful and a lot of work! As a spouse (and especially as a parent!) there's packing, planning and traveling that has… Continue reading Meal Planning For Family Vacation

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My Ultimate Vacation Prep Guide!

TGI...Wednesday, am I right? Anyone else feeling it this week? I am the world's biggest homebody, but right now I have such a vacation itch! I don't have plans to head out of town anytime soon but that doesn't stop me from dreaming! Just in case you're feeling the need to get out of town… Continue reading My Ultimate Vacation Prep Guide!


Making It Easier to Come Home From Vacation

Vacation is one of those good things that must come to an end. I have three tips that will make your transition from vacation back to real life a little more pleasant!  1. Leave your home in sparkling condition I know - packing for vacation and taking care of last minute details can be exhausting and… Continue reading Making It Easier to Come Home From Vacation

Frugal Living

How To Save Money On All Three Meals During Vacation

Now that the weather is warming up, people are thinking about vacation. No matter where you go or what you do on vacation, you have to eat. 🙂 Costs add up quickly when you're feeding your family at restaurants for all three meals every day! Here are a few ways you can save money on each… Continue reading How To Save Money On All Three Meals During Vacation


How to Pack For Vacation (and not forget anything!)

We've all been there. You're halfway to the beach, and suddenly panic grips your heart. Did I pack my bathing suit?!! There's nothing like spending your vacation wearing an ill-fitting $19.98 bathing suit from Walmart when your perfect makes-me-look-skinnier-than-I-am bathing suit is back at home. I've certainly been known to forget things when travelling. Growing up,… Continue reading How to Pack For Vacation (and not forget anything!)