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Things to do in Washington DC Summer 2016

Washington DC has so many things to do and so much to offer. No matter how much time you have to spend in this big city, there is a lot to see and do. Here are a few things you might want to add…


Things to do in Maryland

Living in Maryland for the last couple of years we have been able to see some fun places. Even with all the fun places we have been there are still a lot more for us to go explore. This is a growing list…


Visiting Gettysburg, PA – A Few Tips

We love visiting Gettysburg, the drive from Maryland to Pennsylvania is beautiful (and there isn’t as much traffic as heading south).  This post may contain affiliate links Visiting Gettysburg one of our favorite day trips.  Each time we visit I learn something new!…


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…


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…


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 Lighthouse, Bodie Island Lighthouse, Cape Hatteras Lighthouse and Ocracoke Lighthouse. We didn’t visit all 4 (more for next time!) We…


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…


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…


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…


Things to do in Ocean City during the Winter

Tips for Visiting Ocean City, MD in February #Winter #oceancity #maryland #travel #beach

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…