• The beach is a top reason to visit Corolla.
    North America

    7 Reasons to Visit Corolla, OBX

    My family has visited the Outer Banks (OBX) in North Carolina for around 24 years. We’ve stayed in different houses and in both Duck and Corolla. This year would be the 25th year, but we had to make some adjustments…

  • Polar Bear Capital of the World
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    Polar Bear Capital of the World

    When people talk about seeing animals in their natural habitat, most people think of things like an African safari. Had it ever crossed your mind to go see a polar bear in their natural habitat? If not, it definitely should…

  • Welcome to Churchill
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    Explore Churchill

    This year I had the opportunity to visit an area that not many get a chance to.  Way up north in Canada, just off the Hudson Bay, is a small town called Churchill.  We went up there specifically to see…

  • Lincoln Park
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    15 Places to Visit in Chicago

    Chicago has always been a part of my family. My grandparents and parents lived there. My brother lives there. I thought about living there once, but I decided to stay in Iowa and just visit. That doesn’t mean I don’t…

  • North America

    Southern California Getaway

    This past winter was a rather tough one here in the midwest! Don’t get me wrong, I live here, I chose to live here, so I know I can’t complain about the weather. Honestly, I prefer our winters over our…

  • North America

    Visiting Lake Louise

    Apparently, when I was MUCH younger, my family went up to Banff, Alberta for some camping. During that trip, we stopped over to Lake Louise and my mother fell in love with the area. I honestly do not remember it…