grouping of pumpkins of various sizes
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Silver Dollar City Pumpkin Nights

Silver Dollar City Pumpkin Nights is the park's new fall festival. I'd seen advertisements for the event, and it looked really neat.  So, we decided we'd take a quick weekend trip to check it out. For those new to Silver Dollar City, this theme park is set is in the 1880's. Located in Branson, Missouri,… Continue reading Silver Dollar City Pumpkin Nights

Three Fish at Discovery Cove
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Tip & Tee: Discovery Cove

Travel tees make the BEST souvenirs! In Tip & Tee, I show off an awesome tee I picked up on my trip and share a trip tip for that destination Discovery Cove in Orlando is an oasis located in the midst of this theme park capital. This day resort limits the number of guests, so it… Continue reading Tip & Tee: Discovery Cove

Pile of Amethysts at Panorama Mine
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Thunder Bay Amethyst Mine

On our recent trip to the North Shore of Lake Superior in Minnesota, we stayed in Grand Marais. However, we decided to take a day trip to Thunder Bay, Ontario to visit one of Canada's amethyst mines. We selected the Amethyst Mine Panorama. This family owned mine is open to the public. At the Amethyst… Continue reading Thunder Bay Amethyst Mine

Close up of Cabana Bay refillable mug
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Cabana Bay Beach Resort Refillable Mugs

Cabana Bay Beach Resort is one of Universal Orlando's moderately priced resort hotels. This retro-beach themed resort is a super fun place to stay. And as you might expect, this awesome theme can be found on the Cabana Bay refillable mug! The resort's main dining area is the Bayliner Diner - A food court style… Continue reading Cabana Bay Beach Resort Refillable Mugs

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Tip & Tee: Glacier Hike

Travel tees make the BEST souvenirs! In Tip & Tee, I show off an awesome tee I picked up on my trip and share a trip tip for that destination. Glacier National Park is often referred to as the Crown of the Continent. One visit to Glacier, and you'll see why. This Montana treasure is located… Continue reading Tip & Tee: Glacier Hike

Dolphin Lagoon, Beach Chairs, and Sandy Beach in Discovery Cove
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Is Discovery Cove Worth It?

Discovery Cove is a a day resort in Orlando, Florida. Oddly enough, this is one of the highest rated attractions in Orlando. Considering the competition, that's saying something! But, is Discovery Cove worth it? When I first heard about Discovery Cove, I thought it sounded awesome. But, after checking out the price? Nevermind. Later, I… Continue reading Is Discovery Cove Worth It?

Large Fish in the Georgia Aquarium
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The Georgia Aquarium

I had NO CLUE that one of the largest aquariums in the world is located in Atlanta, Georgia! The Georgia Aquarium is home to approximately 100,000 animals from all over the globe. Located in downtown Atlanta, the Georgia Aquarium is near several Atlanta attractions including Centennial Olympic Park, the World of Coca Cola, and CNN… Continue reading The Georgia Aquarium

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Tip & Tee: Buffalo River

Travel tees make the BEST souvenirs! In Tip & Tee, I show off an awesome tee I picked up on my trip and share a trip tip for that destination. Nestled in the Ozark Mountains in Arkansas is America's first National River, the Buffalo. At the Buffalo River, visitors can explore waterfalls, interesting rock formations,… Continue reading Tip & Tee: Buffalo River

Lights at Hogwarts Castle in Harry Potter World Orlando
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Harry Potter World Orlando Tips

What Harry Potter fan wouldn't love to stroll down the streets of Diagon Alley or savor a Butterbeer in the Three Broomsticks? We love "the boy who lived" at my house. So, Harry Potter World in Orlando was a MUST for my family! Officially named the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, this themed portion of… Continue reading Harry Potter World Orlando Tips

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Tip & Tee: The World of Coca Cola

Travel tees make the BEST souvenirs! In Tip & Tee, I show off an awesome tee I picked up on my trip and share a trip tip for that destination. In my opinion, the BEST way to enjoy an ice cold Coca Cola is in a glass bottle. For some reason, it just tastes better… Continue reading Tip & Tee: The World of Coca Cola