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May
12

13 Things to do in Howard County, MD This Summer

During the summer it’s always fun to find new things to do to keep kids busy and parents sane. This post may contain affiliate links This list is just a taste of all the things available to do in Howard County. Hopefully one…

May
7

Outer Banks – Currituck Beach Lighthouse

After seeing the Bodie Island Lighthouse we drove up to the Currituck Beach Lighthouse. It’s a beautiful lighthouse surrounded by a lot of trees. It looked like there was a lot to explore around the lighthouse. It started pouring rain shortly after we…

May
5

Outer Banks, NC – Bodie Island Lighthouse

A few weeks ago, we spent the weekend in the Outer Banks, NC. On the Outer Banks, there are 4 lighthouses – Currituck Beach┬áLighthouse, Bodie Island Lighthouse, Cape Hatteras Lighthouse and Ocracoke Lighthouse. We didn’t visit all 4 (more for next time!) We…

May
4

Chesapeake Bay Bridge – Tunnel

Shortly after we moved to the east coast I found out about the Chesapeake Bay Bridge – Tunnel. Driving across the bridge – tunnel has been on my bucket list ever since. A couple of weeks ago, we decided to take a weekend…

Apr
30

DC Cherry Blossoms

Last month we went and saw the Cherry Blossoms in DC. We went in the evening and traffic and parking was insane. We ended up deciding to park in a parking lot by the Theodore Roosevelt Island. We didn’t think the walk would…

Apr
22

Visiting Fort McHenry – A Few Tips

Fort McHenry located in Baltimore is the site of the Fort that inspired Francis Scott Key's writing of the Star Spangled Banner.

Fort McHenry located in Baltimore is the site of the Fort that inspired Francis Scott Key’s writing of the Star-Spangled Banner. This post may contain affiliate links If you get the chance to go visit Fort McHenry, its makes a great day trip…

Apr
15

Things to do in Ocean City during the Winter

In February, we spent a weekend with my brother and sister in Ocean City, MD. We weren’t sure about going to Ocean City in the winter, but we loved it. There weren’t a lot of people so walking on the beach was a…

Apr
12

1 of the Best Places to Eat in Lancaster, PA – DJ’s Taste of the 50’s Diner

We stopped at a 50’s Diner in Lancaster – if you are ever in the area the Diner should be on your must try list. The burgers where really good. The decor and experience took you back to a different time. Also to…

Apr
8

Exploring Lancaster County, PA – Bird-in-Hand, PA

When we are visiting the Hershey/ Harrisburg, PA area we often like to go into Lancaster County and see the beautiful country and Amish Farms. Our last trip into Lancaster County we went to Bird-in-Hand, PA. While driving around we saw a few…

Apr
4

Hershey’s Chocolate World

We love visiting Hershey, PA, the small town feel and beautiful drive make it a must visit. The first few times we visited Hershey’s Chocolate World we took the Free History of Chocolate Tour. In early spring 2016 we took a┬átrip to Hershey…