Tag Archive | girls’ trip

Cruisin’: Pre-wedding Bliss on Royal Caribbean Freedom of the Seas

Cruisin’: Pre-wedding Bliss on Royal Caribbean Freedom of the Seas

Your best friend gets engaged and the next year of your life is filled with lots of action, high-flying emotion, and pressure to look your best as you and your best friends meet the grooms family and friends. Before helping the bride kick up the wedding planning into high gear plan a little wedding preplanning […]

5 Tips to Get Rid of Jet Lag

Are you looking forward to your trip across the country, but not the fatigue and insomnia it causes?   Jet lag, also called “flight fatigue,” is a temporary disorder known to cause travelers a number of physical and emotional symptoms including anxiety, constipation, diarrhea, confusion, dehydration, headache, irritability, nausea, sweating, coordination problems, dizziness, and even […]

Girlfriends: Improve Your Health

Are you yearning for “me time”? Are you feeling your glass is half empty these days? Are you spending much of your extra time in bed or staring into space? Well, it’s no wonder.  You do over half the household work, kick butt in the office, and run all over town taking care of everyone’s […]

10 Things You Should Never Pack in Your Checked Bag

The Transportation Security Administration, or TSA, has many rules about what we may carry-on and check on flights.  Some things are strictly not allowed, while others only checked never carried, or vise versa.  We could take TSA advice, “When in doubt, leave it out,” but is it that simple? If you are traveling with cash, […]

Cruising: Carnival Ecstasy

As I approach the entry way, I’m greeted by a friendly smile and strict orders to show my ID and boarding card.  Today I am visiting the newest resident to Port Canaveral’s Cruise Terminal 6 – Carnival Cruise Lines – Ecstasy Cruise Ship, joining sister ships Dream and Sensation already at this port. The theme […]

How about some food and wine at Disney’s Epcot International Food and Wine Festival?

Each year I look forward to Disney’s celebration of cultures at the Epcot International Food and Wine Festival.  Stopping eat at each venue to revel in their tasty treats is the highlight for me.  There are about 30 international food and beverage Marketplaces.  Each Marketplace will have an appetizer, an entrée, and a desert option, […]

Destination Spotlight: Puerto Rico –“La Isla del Encanto”

Destination Spotlight: Puerto Rico –“La Isla del Encanto” I am very proud of my heritage and often feel tug of my Isla del Encanto (Island of Enchantment).  As a child Puerto Rico I visited Puerto Rico with my family.  The wonderful memories of playing on my Uncle Victor’s farm with my aunts and cousins, swimming […]