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12 Life (and Business) Lessons Climbing the Lion Rock in Sri Lanka Taught Me

Photo by Noel Morata of Travel Photo Discovery. Inspiration from Sri Lanka Here is a picture of me on the top of the Sigiriya Rock. Read why this photo of me signifies so much more…

Moms Choose Airlines that Understand Their Kids – Like KLM Does

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post. Choosy Moms Choose Airlines Their Kids Like One Christmas we surprised our children with the iconic “You are going to DisneyWorld” gift. We printed our flights on a paper…

PORTMANTOS Announces Collaboration with Artist JGoldcrown

PORTMANTOS, an online boutique for luggage and all things travel, has announced an exciting collaboration with the acclaimed artist and photographer, JGoldcrown. I always love when brands team up with artists to bring a special…

North Carolina: Your Holiday Cookie Headquarters (Make these Moravian cookies at home)

Holidays are often times synonymous with cookies and in Winston-Salem, North Carolina there’s no exception. A longtime holiday tradition, the Moravian cookie is considered to be the holiday staple of this North Carolina town. Rightfully…

Young Living Membership – Perfect Gift for Travelers (see the top products I don’t travel without)

The Gift that Keeps on Giving I don’t travel without Young Living products anymore. Whether I need something for jetlag or to get me going on the morning, or to have my mints for the…

Travel Insight: Holiday Shopping in Raleigh’s North Hills

Holiday Shopping in Raleigh’s North Hills Oh, this time of year, there is so much to do. Trees to decorate, visits with Santa, and gifts to buy. Take a deep breath, and put some fun…

Dogs and Travel Lifestyle: Here is how we make it work.

Dogs and Travel Lifestyle: Here is how we make it work.

Can a dog be part of your traveling lifestyle? So, you like to travel, and you like dogs, but how to mix these two? I am not going to lie, it is not always easy,…

The Comfiest Travel Shoes Giveaway (from Earth Brands shoes)

Earth Brands shoe giveaway - the comfiest travel shoes

Travel shoes that look and feel good I admit, my days of packing a suitcase full of shoes for each trip are over. Shoes take so much space in the luggage, and I’ve come to…

The Best of Windy City and our Stay at Chicago’s New Hyatt Centric Hotel

Explore Chicago Hyatt Centric

Exploring Chicago with Hyatt Centric Our stay with Hyatt Centric The Loop Chicago was absolutely fabulous. We explored and we rested, we ate and we drank, we learned and we laughed. If you have never…

Vinegard Valise – Wine-lover’s Perfect Luggage

Vinegarde Valise for transporting wine

The Cellars, Veuve Clicquot Wine & travels For me, good wine has always been associated with my travels. From Italian reds in Milan, to sparkling champagne in France, I enjoy experiencing good wine firsthand at…

6 Must Follow Traveling Moms on Instagram

6 moms to follow on Instagram

I’ve started featuring more family pictures My love for Instagram truly developed four years ago when we moved to Sweden and I wanted to share every bit of it with my friends. Now I can…

Add Iceland as One of Your Family’s Bucket List Destinations

Add Iceland to your family's travel bucket list

Iceland as a top family destination If you ask my son his favorite travel destination, Iceland comes up on the top of the list. I agree with my son, Iceland has special kind of magic.…

My Husband Asked if I Wanted to Go on a Road Trip.. and We Ended Up Reliving our Past

My Husband Asked if I Wanted to Go on a Road Trip.. and We Ended Up Reliving our Past

When is the last time you felt like going on a little trip, and then just… left? We went for a vacation to Texas a few weeks ago. It was a mixed business trip with…

Taste the Goodness of the Moravian Cookie Trail in Winston-Salem, N.C.

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With more than a million pounds baked each year, Winston-Salem, N.C. is famous for its production of the world’s thinnest cookie. It’s called a Moravian cookie. Known for its simple, but rich flavor, the Moravian…

Alabama: Top 5 Road Trip Highlights

Alabama Adventures

We are always up for a new destination, especially when we can find a state-side road trip with great views and award-winning food! If you are heading to Alabama for some Southern hospitality, you can use…

Travel Insight: Is Travel a Privilege or a Choice?

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This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of U.S. Cellular. The opinions and text are all mine. Traveling as a lifestyle At Skimbaco, we have made some lifestyle choices where travel is…