While on a bus in Rotorua, New Zealand, the tour guide drew our attention to a one-story building with several interesting, pointed roofs. She told us this building was the Polynesian Spa, one of the top ten spas in the world, renown for its mineral pools and spa treatments. Sitting there on the bus as… Read More 10 Reasons the Polynesian Spa Should be on Your Bucket List
Living only 30 minutes from Chicago for the past 17 years, you’d think I’d get used to it. I haven’t. Standing on the crowded sidewalks next to sky-high buildings listening to the hum of the city and breathing in the enticements of nearby restaurants still charms me. This past weekend, I captured my trip to Chicago just… Read More A Chicago Afternoon in Pictures
This is not your father’s gun range. 🙂 When my husband told me a new range opened up down the street from us, I knew we would be making a visit. If you don’t already know, my husband, Steve, is a full-time police officer for a local department and a firearms instructor. We live and… Read More Point Blank: Not Your Typical Gun Range
Disney Cruise tips you might want to know before sailing. Choosing to go on a cruise for the first time can be little unnerving. It was for me, at least. I was super excited, don’t get me wrong, but with my over-active imagination, anything and everything could go wrong on a boat. Although I’m happy… Read More 10 Things I Wish I knew Before Going on a Disney Cruise
Three natural deodorant brands that really work! If there is one thing I have found, it’s that natural deodorants do not work as well as conventional ones. They are also more expensive. But when Dementia began taking the lives of my great aunts and the memories of my Grandma, I knew I had to make… Read More Do Natural Deodorants Really Work?
Once you cruise with Disney you’ll never want to cruise with anyone else. I have a confession to make…there was once a time when I was not a Disney person. Shocking, I know. But, I had no desire to visit the parks or go on their cruises; I rarely even frequented their store. Then Steve… Read More 8 Reasons You Should go on a Disney Cruise
You can have a chemical-free experience this summer! When we first upgraded from a kiddie pool to one with a filter, I was on cloud nine! Our kids were still pretty young and our new pool was tiny, in all honesty, but it was deep enough for me to relax in with room enough for… Read More Best Kept Secret for a Chemical-Free Pool