A day (or 4) in Salem, Ma

"It's just a bunch of Hocus Pocus" Happy Halloween! I couldn't think of a better place or subject to discuss on Halloween than Salem. Famous for the Salem Witch trials, as well as being the setting for one of my favorite movies, Hocus Pocus, Salem is a must visit place for everyone. My sister-in-law and [...]

The freedom trail, Boston, Massachusetts

The freedom trail, Boston, Massachusetts

Okay, so let me just start this by saying that I did not think I'd like the freedom trail, but I LOVED it. Loved it so much, and had such a great time walking around Boston, that this is my first blog post about my Salem/Boston, Massachusetts trip. We stayed at an air b&b in [...]

Why I’m still daydreaming over Jeannie’s Great Maine Breakfast

Why I’m still daydreaming over Jeannie’s Great Maine Breakfast

So, when you see a restaurant boasting "great", "best", "award-winning", etc., you expect excellence from the moment you walk in the door. When I decided we needed to try Jeannie's Great Maine Breakfast, I expected excellence, and lemme tell ya, it did NOT disappoint. It's so cute! I walked through the front doors and gave [...]

4 must have items to survive a 13 hour car ride with a toddler

4 must have items to survive a 13 hour car ride with a toddler

This post contains affiliate links to things I've personally used and recommend. We are freshly back from a glorious trip to Bar Harbor, Maine. I truly left a piece of my heart in that cute town. If you've never been to Bar Harbor, start planning your trip now and get yourself there. It's amazing! Anyway, [...]