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Using Pinterest Place Boards to Plan a #Rio2 Inspired Trip to Brazil

Using Pinterest Place Boards to Plan a #Rio2 Inspired Trip to Brazil
April 3, 2014 1 Comment »

The first time I saw Rio in the theaters, I was blown away at the visual accuracy of the movie’s black and white sidewalk mosaics in Copacabana and Ipenema, Sugarloaf Mountain’s cable cars, and the Corcovado that towers above the city. ... Read More »

5 Reasons to Visit Japan

5 Reasons to Visit Japan
March 12, 2014 No Comments »

This is sponsored post but all opinions are based on experiences from our personally funded trip to Japan 2 years ago. Two summers ago we traveled to China and Hong Kong on a family trip with my parents and stopped in ... Read More »

Wordless Wednesday: National Archives, Washington, D.C.

Wordless Wednesday: National Archives, Washington, D.C.
March 5, 2014 No Comments »

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31 Car Themed Songs for Your Next Road Trip #SiennaDiaries

31 Car Themed Songs for Your Next Road Trip #SiennaDiaries
February 24, 2014 No Comments »

I am being compensated as part of the 3 month long #SiennaDiaries series but all opinions are my own.  The secret to any great road trip is great music. Whether driving to music that matches your mood, choosing tunes for ... Read More »

6 Family Road Trip Essentials #SiennaDiaries

6 Family Road Trip Essentials #SiennaDiaries
January 27, 2014 No Comments »

We’re a hop-in-the-car-and-go kind of family and for adventures that are close to home and also faraway. We’re lucky to live day trip distance to the water to feel the sand between our toes in the summer, close enough to ... Read More »

Harry Potter Fans! Universal Studios Orlando Wizarding World News & Limited Edition Joseph Nogucci Patronus Bracelet

Harry Potter Fans! Universal Studios Orlando Wizarding World News & Limited Edition Joseph Nogucci Patronus Bracelet
January 25, 2014 No Comments »

Harry Potter fans who feel at home in the shadow of Hogwarts Castle or dream of sipping a frosty Butterbeer at Wizarding World at Universal Studios Orlando have more exciting reasons to visit this summer. Earlier this week, Universal Orlando ... Read More »

Wordless Wednesday: Seeing Double in Las Vegas

Wordless Wednesday: Seeing Double in Las Vegas
January 15, 2014 No Comments »

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How Portable Power Accessories Keep My Devices Charged & New Portable Chargers for 2014 {sponsored}

How Portable Power Accessories Keep My Devices Charged & New Portable Chargers for 2014 {sponsored}
January 4, 2014 No Comments »

Whenever I travel for work, portable power is an absolute necessity to keep my devices. Owning my own business where I work as a consultant and freelance enable me to work from anywhere but when I’m on a press trip, ... Read More »

Remembering Pearl Harbor: Teaching Kids About WWII & Tips for Visiting Pearl Harbor

Remembering Pearl Harbor: Teaching Kids About WWII & Tips for Visiting Pearl Harbor
December 8, 2013 2 Comments »

“Yesterday, December 7th, 1941 — a date which will live in infamy — the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan.” —President Franklin Roosevelt, 12:30 p.m. on December ... Read More »

4 Travel Essentials for Keeping Valuables Safe on the Go {sponsored}

4 Travel Essentials for Keeping Valuables Safe on the Go {sponsored}
November 25, 2013 No Comments »

Whether you’re a frequent business traveler, adventurer who loves to explore destinations around the globe, or enjoy relaxing with your family on a vacation, it’s always important to ensure the safety of your stuff. Working with Master Lock has allowed ... Read More »