The Historic Gettysburg Battlefield in Pennsylvania

The American Civil War was fought from 1861 through 1865 in the United States. The Union was made up with mostly soldiers from the northern states and the Confederates were made up with soldiers from the southern states. The Civil War was one of the bloodiest and deadliest wars for Americans and … [Read more...]

Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

The Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens is located in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania and is one of the prettiest botanical gardens in the entire world. It's a place of natural beauty that's educational and fun to visit. Lucky for all of us, they're open year-round to visitors. When planning a … [Read more...]

Let’s Talk Baseball! Family Fun at a Phillies Game

Every year we obtain a family pack of tickets to go down to Philadelphia to take in a professional MLB game featuring our beloved Phillies. When we typically go, we try to plan our visit on the weekend and spend a night in Philly, so that we can visit the Philadelphia Zoo too. The Phillies play … [Read more...]

The Goodyear Blimp

How many of you follow the activities of the various Goodyear Blimps? Personally, I normally don't pay attention to it...unless it's flying around my home city or if it's up in the skies above me while I'm attending an event. In the past year...we've been fortunate enough to see the Goodyear … [Read more...]

Assateague and Chincoteague Islands in Virginia

Back in early July we had the opportunity to visit Assateague Island and Chincoteague Island in the beautiful state of Virginia. Both of these islands are barrier islands along the north eastern coast of the state. If you ask me, they are the prettiest coastal areas in Virginia. Assateague Island … [Read more...]

The Beautiful Architecture of Old Churches

As you all know, my husband and I do a great deal of traveling. We love taking road trips and don't care if it's a day trip, weekend getaway or an entire vacation. When we travel, we prefer to do it by car, so that we can see & do many different things. One thing that we LOVE to do is to check … [Read more...]

Beautiful Higbee Beach in Cape May

Higbee Beach is one of those little beaches in Cape May that are off the beaten path. While millions of people flock to the main beaches along the Atlantic Ocean, we like to visit the lesser known beaches along the Delaware Bay. If you're unfamiliar with the area, this beach sits right beside Sunset … [Read more...]

Visiting Mount Airy Resort in Mt Pocono

How many of you have ever had the pleasure of visiting the Pocono Mountains in Pennsylvania? We are very fortunate that we can reach the Poconos in about 2 1/2 hours by car. We love going up there in the late spring and early fall seasons. If you love looking at fall foliage, you'll want to visit in … [Read more...]