What’s your Vacation Mood?

The world is a big place, and trying to pin down an exact location for your next vacation can be difficult. Trips are expensive, and for some, vacation days are few and far between. There is nothing worse than spending a significant amount of money to have remorse about the vacation before you even get… Continue reading What’s your Vacation Mood?

Caribbean, Travel

Where’s Your Perfect Beach?

The other day, I was reading Purposefully Lost (a regular read on my blog list) and the author, Jen, introduced me to a nifty little survey from Fodor's. If you haven't heard of Fodor's, it is website that provides travel reviews in order to find the best travel destinations, hotels, and restaurants to help you… Continue reading Where’s Your Perfect Beach?

Budgeting, Finances, Travel

The Magic of Budgeting

My husband and I travel frequently, and the truth is, we are able to do so because of our budget (and maybe because of my slight paranoia that there’s too many places to see and not enough time to explore). Finances scare a lot of people. Taking a cold hard look at how much you… Continue reading The Magic of Budgeting

Cruising, Travel


After coming home from our recent cruise, the one question that I have been asked again and again is not, “Where did you go?” or “What did you do?” it is: "Do you like cruising better or do you like going on a ‘traditional’ vacation?" A simple question, however, the answer is not so simple.… Continue reading Versus