Things to do in Portland Maine with Kids When It Rains A Little or a Lot

You plan the perfect day. Outdoor picnic, rock climbing, tide pools, and a seashore romp with the kids. And then you wake up to rain. Now is not the time to figure out all of the things to do in [...]


What to Pack for a Brazil Vacation on an Amazon River Cruise

Packing for a Brazil River Cruise was surprisingly easy. It’s hot and humid, which means you don’t need snow parkas and heavy layers. A few lightweight long pants and shirts will keep the bugs [...]


24 Hours In Memphis Tennessee When You Want to See and Do It All

Driving across Tennessee from Nashville to Memphis, feels like stepping from bluegrass and country music to BBQ and rock n’ roll. With only 24 hours in Memphis and endless amounts of music and [...]


Things to do in Nashville this Weekend by Neighborhood

Fly down without a clear plan on things to do in Nashville and you will be lost. Trust me. I did just that. Thanks to an emergency trip to Best Buy though, I quickly figured out my agenda. I was [...]


Ditch Your Misconceptions about Country Music at the Grand Ole Opry

Cowboy boots, shiny shirts and women with really big hair; that’s what the Grand Ole Opry is all about, right? Guitar strumming, a fiddle and the faint recollection of something akin to a yodel, [...]


How to Create an Organic Hanging Herb Garden to Enjoy Global Flavors at Home

Gardening has always brought me a lot of joy. I love getting my hands dirty, watching what grows, and what bulbs the rabbits and squirrels haven’t stolen over the winter months. Every year I pick [...]