The Cathedral Church Of Saint John the Divine, New York City

Beautiful churches are my kryptonite. There is something about their incredible details, that just stops my heart.  In fact, when I am visiting a city and I will always choose a primeval cathedral over a...

Daytripping in Ontario ~ Visiting the Niagara Butterfly Conservatory

I love butterflies and always jump at the chance to see these delicate high-flying insects up close.  If you live in Ontario the Niagara Butterfly Conservatory is one of the best places that you...

Daytripping in Ontario at The Tall Ships Waterfront Festival

This Summer the Tall Ships will be making their way through the Great Lakes. These ships are replicas of some of the privateer vessels that fought during the war of 1812.  Many of these ships...

Riding The Rails With The Western Maryland Scenic Railroad

While planning our recent trip to Washington, DC I found quite a few great reviews online about the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad tour that travels round trip from Cumberland to Frostburg. Looking for a place...

Roycroft Inn East Aurora, New York

During a recent trip to East Aurora to visit Fisher-Price's headquarters, I was lucky enough to be booked at the town's historic Roycroft Inn. When the border crossing agent gushed about the hotel when...

Planning A Trip To Disney World? Prices Are Going Up!

Families who are looking to visit Disney World in Orlando this summer will have to pay a little more to see Mickey. For the second time in less than a year, the already...

Going Back in Time at Dundurn Castle in Hamilton

This Summer I have enjoyed touring the province learning more about our history and heritage.  There are so many interesting historical sites that have been preserved and restored to their former grandeur. We have spent...

Featured Review ~ Omni La Mansion del Rio, San Antonio Texas

During a visit to San Antonio for a press event last week, I had the chance to stay at the Omni La Mansion del Rio. Situated along San Antonio's famous Riverwalk, this hotel is...

Visiting The Alamo in San Antonio

While in San Antonio for a media event last week I had some time off to explore on the first day and headed straight to the Alamo. Just a 5 minute walk from my...

Just Like Grandmas ~ Lynn’s Paradise Cafe, Louisville Kentucky

During a trip to Louisville last October it was recommended by a friend that we try out Lynn's paradise cafe. Not familiar with the city we checked some online reviews and then headed over...
Walt Disney World Port Orleans Riverside standard room

REVIEW! Port Orleans Riverside Standard Room

Located adjacent to Epcot at Walt Disney World, Orlando Port Orleans Riverside transforms guests to the South with its beautiful plantation style building and charming walkways and bridges.  We recently stayed at the resort...

Featured Review: Freedom Of The Seas

Introduced in 2006, the Freedom of the Seas was the largest passenger ship ever built from 2006 until construction of the Oasis Class ships in late 2009.  It's layout is very similar to the...