When I landed in Grapevine, Texas, the Christmas Capitol of the World, I also discovered its an epi-center of artisans, including Master glass artist David Gappa and the Vetro Glassblowing Studio & Gallery. In 1999, Gappa founded Vetro, a studio and attached fine art glass gallery, in the historic district of Grapevine, Texas. Watching this […]
When I got the chance to test drive the all-new 2015 Ford F-150, I was all over it. I come from a long line of Ford owners. I currently drive an 2014 Ford Escape, own an ’03 Ford Expedition, and my hubby drives a 2001 Ford F-150. Super cool is that Ford is offering everybody […]
From beach vacations to active getaways, are you ready to travel? I just wrote an extensive Black Friday Cyber Monday travel deals in the United States round up For Traveling Mom. Get your shopping hat and ready, set, go find travel deals throughout the U.S. from Alaska to Florida! Here’s a teaser of a handful […]
One of Maryland’s largest cities, Baltimore is colorful and diverse. The city is known for its scenic and always busy harbor; quirky, distinct neighborhoods; and unique museums. Baltimore is Home of the Star Spangled Banner, and get inspired with these must-see historical sites of the Star Spangled Banner. Baltimore, Home of the Star Spangled Banner My first visit ton […]
If visions of cupcakes, brownies and caramel brownies have you longing for a bakery fix, then Floriditas Café & Restaurant is the place for you in Wellington, New Zealand. Floriditas is a legendary café located on Cuba Street, and Floriditas Bakery is around the corner in a former potter’s studio off Swan Lane. Floriditas Cafe […]
Last month, I experienced my first look at the powerful waterfalls of Niagara Falls in Ontario, Canada, fulfilling one of my many travel bucket list destinations. Straddling the U.S.-Canadian border, Niagara Falls offers travelers three spectacular waterfalls: American, Bridal and Horseshoe. These three waterfalls converge and crest over a dramatic 170-foot dolomite and shale cliff […]
An photo book overview of motorcycle road trip this summer, August 8-16, 2014. Click here to view this photo book larger You’ll love Shutterfly’s award-winning photo books. Try it today.
A single mom, 2 daughters, multiple school and sports activities – that was me at what seemed like a minute ago. Flash forward a couple of decades to me and my husband, 2 married daughters, 2 stepdaughters, 1 “adopted” son, and 6 grandchildren, and this Baby Boomer is back in the driver’s seat again as […]