Road Trippin’

Road Trippin: Florida’s Forgotten Coast – Just For Relaxing

Leave your watch at home and turn off that phone.  Now you’re ready to get lost,  and surrender to your meandering spirit of exploration. The Forgotten Coast stretches listlessly over 200 miles of mostly undeveloped Gulf of Mexico coastline.  The Forgotten Coast is about 80 miles from Tallahassee,  and just over 300 miles from Orlando.  […]

Road Trippin’: National Picnic Month – The Perfect Beach Picnic

Do you want to plan a day trip with your girlfriends but never know what to do?  In July we celebrate National Picnic Month.  My girlfriends and I picnic at a beach the 3rd Friday of every month.  We each bring our lunch, with enough to share, and catch up as we enjoy the scenery. […]

Road Trippin’: Get Your Car Ready for a Road Trip

Do you enjoy road trips? Since moving to Florida, I have come to adore the freedom and convenience of  taking road trips for my girlfriends’ getaways.  With singing to all of our favorite oldies, doubled over laughing, recalling our best and worst moments of high-school, or the last social event we all attended, what’s not […]

Road Trippin’: The Punta Gorda Mural Walk

Taking an artsy girlfriends getaway doesn’t have to mean tiptoeing from one painting to another in a museum or gallery.  Thanks to the Florida Mural Trail, there are 11 cities where you can infuse your love of art with your love of exploration.  Today we are checking out the Punta Gorda Historic Mural Walking and […]

Road Trippin’: The DeLand Mural Walk

Imagine my surprise when I find out after 8 years of living in Orlando, there is a mural painting walk in 11 of Florida’s cities, called the “Florida Mural Trail.”  The Florida Mural Trail goes through Palatka, DeLand, Lake Placid, Milton, Gainesville, Kissimmee, Saint Cloud, Fort Pierce, Lake Wales, Punta Gorda, and Pine Island.  I […]