Note: Before your visit to New Orleans and New Orleans City Park, check the current COVID restrictions and guidelines at the NOLA Ready website. After the clock struck midnight this year, I wanted to do something different. It was time to venture out into a new year. Travel was definitely not in the books for … Continue reading Pretty in the Crescent City: Celebration in the Oaks
New Orleans Botanical Garden
The New Orleans Botanical Garden is the city's best kept secret. Come with me and explore gardens of beauty and wonder, and discover an oasis in the heart of the Crescent City.
The Winds of Change
"The art of life lies in a constant readjustment to our surroundings."Kakuzō Okakura - “The Book of Tea” Can you remember where you were when you heard that the spread of coronavirus might be serious enough to close schools, businesses, and churches? The possibility was real enough to me when a friend sent me a … Continue reading The Winds of Change
It’s In the Bag
A handy list of travel-friendly items that are easy to keep stored while you’re at home.
Journey to Wellness: Mandara Spa at Atlantis
Prepare yourself for a luxurious experience in wellness when you visit Mandara Spa at Atlantis Paradise Island.
A digital detox can help you restore your well-being and connect with the people and things that matter.
Preparing for a Disney Cruise
A Disney Cruise is an experience that you will always remember, and preparing to sail an Eastern or Western Caribbean itinerary with Disney Cruise Line is in some ways similar to preparing for other cruises, yet not like any other cruise you will prepare for. This post will help you get ready for 7-night cruises … Continue reading Preparing for a Disney Cruise
(Re)Discover Your City
It has been a long time since I visited New Orleans. I’ve been in the city many times, but I’ve never visited New Orleans. We travel with our kids several times a year, and I often wondered how the city of New Orleans could translate into a family-friendly travel experience. I planned a few activities … Continue reading (Re)Discover Your City
New Year Wonder
If relaxation is what you desire as you head into the new year, a cruise is the perfect way to accomplish that goal. A couple of years ago, I had to delay my plans for an Alaskan cruise with Disney Cruise Line. Thankfully, I realized the need to change my plans early in the year … Continue reading New Year Wonder
Holiday Travel for the Soul
The busiest time of the year can also be the best time for holiday travel. Why not make holiday time with your family restful, refreshing and relaxing?