Healthy Living · Travel · travel guide

6 Healthy Restaurant Chains To Fuel Your Travels

As a major foodie, one of the main things I look forward to when traveling is indulging in a diversity of unique and often decadently unhealthy food.  Though that's still my MO at times, after several trips being ruined by sickness, I've realized the importance of fueling my body with optimal nutrition to stay healthy… Continue reading 6 Healthy Restaurant Chains To Fuel Your Travels

switzerland · Travel · travel guide

The Top Outdoor Active Adventure Spots In Switzerland

Today I'm sharing a guest post from photographer and writer Kristin Reinhard of Swiss Family Travel!  She's originally from Australia, but fell in love with Switzerland and has lived there for the past 18 years.  I know you're going to love this post - so many breathtaking options to explore in Switzerland.  Be sure to… Continue reading The Top Outdoor Active Adventure Spots In Switzerland

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The Blessing Of Life As A Third Culture Kid

TCK.  Are you familiar with this acronym?  It stands for Third Culture Kid.  According to Wikipedia, "Third culture kids (TCK) are people raised in a culture other than their parents' or the culture of the country named on their passport (where they are legally considered native) for a significant part of their early development years. They are often exposed to… Continue reading The Blessing Of Life As A Third Culture Kid

Budgeting · Free Travel · Travel

How To Use Manufactured Spending To Earn Free Flights And Hotel Stays

Do you realize how many credit card bonuses are out there just waiting to send you on a free vacation??  If you have good credit and pay off your credit card balance in FULL each month, using a travel credit card should be a no brainer.  Over the past 10 years,  I have redeemed at… Continue reading How To Use Manufactured Spending To Earn Free Flights And Hotel Stays

Budgeting · Travel

How To Book The Cheapest Rental Cars With Autoslash

Today we're talking rental cars and how to get the lowest price possible!  Generally, I rent cars for longer road trips and when I'll be flying out of an airport that's more than a few hours away.  It's handy to just be able to drop off the car and not pay for parking rates to… Continue reading How To Book The Cheapest Rental Cars With Autoslash

Local Activities · north carolina · Travel · travel guide

A Travel Guide For Hanging Rock State Park & Hillbilly Hideaway In North Carolina

One of the many things I love about North Carolina is the natural beauty we're surrounded by in every corner of our state.  With 14 National Parks and 41 State Parks, you could probably spend years just exploring them all.   My husband and I have enjoyed hiking several parts of the Mountains to Sea Trail,… Continue reading A Travel Guide For Hanging Rock State Park & Hillbilly Hideaway In North Carolina

Budgeting · Travel

Tuesday Travel Tips – Earn Airline Miles With Lyft

Happy Travel Tuesday!  Since Tuesday tends to be one of the cheapest days to fly, it's fitting to share a travel hack with you today.  You may remember the Uber partnership from 2015 where you could earn SPG points with each ride.  Sadly, that partnership has now ended but the good news is that Lyft… Continue reading Tuesday Travel Tips – Earn Airline Miles With Lyft