Our trip to Sedona in September was part of our four-week road trip with visiting family from Australia. Arizona featured heavily in that itinerary, and after a relaxing couple of days in Scottsdale we drove to Sedona before moving on Read more >
Was it a coyote, or a rattlesnake, or something more sinister? What was the desert attack on our RV road trip through Tucson (+ more fun cactus adventures) Read more >
I felt a tinge of sadness leaving Big Bend region. It’s not just the good times I’m leaving behind, but that deep connection to isolated wilderness and myself. Unplugging and returning to nature is so important. It’s only when we Read more >
I want to come back to Hill Country, Texas. We barely scratched the surface during our 9 day visit. The Texas Hill Country is a  huge region that encompasses 12 counties and is located at the crossroads of West, Central Read more >
The Disneyland Hotel is part of the Disneyland Resort and is only a short walk to the parks. Plus, you get special treats like character greetings at the hotel. click to read more! Read more >
If you follow us on social media, or on the blog, you might have seen that our stay at the Westin Kierland Resort and Spa in Scottsdale was to surprise my visiting family from Australia. We flew into Phoenix from Read more >
How to save money on New Orleans attractions using the New ORleans Sightseeing PAss. We break down what is included – swamp tour, World War II Museum, Mardi Gras World – as well as how much it costs, the benefits of the pass and how it will save you money. Read more >
If you are planning a trip to the Grand Canyon with kids, you are in the right place! In September we enjoyed an unforgettable two day Grand Canyon vacation as part of a four week road trip with my visiting Read more >
We went to Disneyland® Park for 10-days with my Dad’s side of the family. It was so awesome, and I’m excited to share our dream Disneyland trip with you. But we didn’t just have a couple of family members with us, Read more >
Finally, after months of planning and talking, we’re on the road with Goldie (our Forest River travel trailer) and the Beast (our Ford F250). I intend to do a weekly wrap on the blog to give our readers insight into Read more >


Using Pre-paid Travel Money Cards

My brother first told me about prepaid travel money cards a couple of years ago. He and his wife used a cash passport for their year long trip through South America and raved about how easy and convenient it was. Read more >