Climbing Lighthouses in the US

There are many people who are fascinated with lighthouses. Some just enjoy looking at them and walking around them to appreciate the view. Others are on a mission and make climbing lighthouses in the US their travel goals. My family climbed to the top of the Pensacola Lighthouse a few years ago. But there are many more lighthouses to climb.


Travel Memories - Sunset on Navarre Beach

Travel Memories – Sunset on Navarre Beach We all have those classic shots that capture travel memories without having to say one word. Each Saturday morning, Michelle and I post photos that express emotion, tell a story or make you wish you could be there. Make sure you hop over to A Local Wander to see what travel memories she is sharing! Last year on this night, we were sitting […]


Playing in the Sand

When you think about spending time playing in the sand, what states come to your mind? Florida? Alabama? California? How about New Mexico? No matter where you are in the United States, there are chances to enjoy playing in the sand. White Sands National Monument offers some of the most beautiful sand dunes where you can “dig, sled, roll and run”. Take a look at Michelle from A Local Wander […]


Downtown St. Petersburg - Florida

When’s the last time you took time to visit a local downtown area near you? Sometimes we get so focused on travel adventures being about a major road trip or exotic location that we forget that our local backyards are full of interesting things to experience. Recently Jennifer from My Frugal Wife took her boys to downtown St. Petersburg in Florida. She grabbed her camera and captured a fun day […]


Dolphin Cruises on the Florida Coast

Many families love to take dolphin cruises when they go on vacation. Last summer we had the opportunity to take a tour on the Southern Star Dolphin Cruise in Destin, Florida. We were out for 2 hours and saw more dolphins than we could count. It was a great way to enjoy being out in the ocean enjoying the wind, waves and making memories with my family.