Visiting Historical Virginia; Berkley Plantation

Visiting Historical Virginia; Berkley Plantation

Berkley Plantation is a family friendly and a history buff's bonanza!  It is not in the center of the Williamsburg tourist attractions, which is a plus for us and we thought it was worth the short drive to visit.  The plantation is peaceful and beautifully situated high above the James River. 

6 Tips For Securing Your Valuables As You Travel

6 Tips For Securing Your Valuables As You Travel

All photos courtesy of Prexels "Safety  is something that happens between your ears, not something you hold in your hands."  -Jeff Cooper How often do you consider your safety when you travel?  Have you ever felt unsafe when traveling?  Have you ever been a victim of a thief in your travels?  I don't mean to [...]

5 Top Packing Tools For Your Next Trip

5 Top Packing Tools For Your Next Trip

"The only trip you will regret is the one you don't take." -Unknown For those of us that love to travel, I would bet that we all have tricks and tools for packing and traveling efficiently.  Over the years, these five tools have become my top tricks as we prepare to travel.  A Sturdy Suitcase [...]

Tips For Traveling With Medication

Tips For Traveling With Medication

All images courtesy of Unsplash “Taking care of yourself doesn't mean me first, it means me too.”  -Unknown Sometimes, travel means that you don't get the rest you normally get at home, you might be eating foods that might upset your digestive system, you aren't drinking enough water at higher altitudes, or your body might [...]

Don’t forget your Raincoat

Don’t forget your Raincoat

" A rainy day on vacation is always better than a sunny day at work." -Our travel motto! When we dream of travel, a rainy day is never part of the plan.  Nevertheless, Mother Nature can sometimes have ideas of her own!  So, my #1 packing tip is, don't leave home without a raincoat.   A [...]