Tag Archive | Florida

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 […]

Ask Your Travel Counselor: Top Reasons to Book Your Holiday Vacation Before July 4th

Have you ever been told, “Sorry, that show sold out” or, “Yes, we can get tickets however it will cost you $300 more per person?” Time and time again, I have the disheartening task of telling my client something is not available, or they will have to pay a premium for this, that, or the […]

What’s Happening in Central Florida this June?

The hot days of the summer are finally here. The kids are out and about, the visitors are coming in to town and everyone wants to see something new. If you live in or will be traveling to the Central Florida area, here are just a few ideas to help keep you busy in the […]

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 […]

Top 5 Things to Consider Before You Plan Your Memorial (Day) Weekend Getaway Destination

While Memorial Day is a day of remembrance for those who have died in our nation’s service, for which we will eternally be grateful, many of us use the time as an opportunity take a much-needed getaway.  It is a great way to kick off summer. Before you make your getaway plans consider these 5 things, […]

Destination Spotlight: Florida – Discover Our “Sunshine State”

Florida merrily calls itself the “Sunshine State.”  Yet there’s more than sunny skies to recommend here.  You can visit remote little towns like Apalachicola and Cassadaga, or a live it up in a multicultural playground like Miami.  You can scoff lots of fresh seafood and then work off the calories bicycling, golfing, kayaking or swimming. […]

Pity Party No More: Rough Day Working From My Satellite Office

As the events of our lives unfold we do our best to keep up, but try as we may, because of one thing or another we crash. For me, my reason is chronic pain. It has taken me roughly 3 years to learn to live with the beast. It is difficult to tell from one […]