The Real Cost of Cruising

The Real Cost of Cruising

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Many moons ago, cruising was all-inclusive. You booked your cruise and outside of paying for your port taxes and your alcohol, there were no additional costs. Like I said, that was many moons ago. The cost of a cruise can be rather pricey – so beware.

Having just returned from a cruise on The …

Bright Star on Broadway – By Steve Martin and Edie Brickell – A HIT!!

Bright Star on Broadway – By Steve Martin and Edie Brickell – A HIT!!

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Bright Star Review

Before heading to my review of Bright Star on Broadway in New York City, written by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, I want to give you some background about my love/hate relationship with Broadway. In a nutshell….there are very few Broadway Shows that I love. Jersey Boys, Mama Mia and Rock …

Blue Man Group New York – A MUST See for ‘Kids’ of All Ages

Blue Man Group New York – A MUST See for ‘Kids’ of All Ages

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Blue Man Group celebrates 25 years

Blue Man Group is celebrating their 25 year anniversary! What began as a dream between three friends, who started out on the streets of New York City, has grown into a worldwide sensation with ongoing theatre productions in Las Vegas, Orlando, Boston, Chicago, New York …

Hotel Review: Tenaya Lodge – The Perfect All Year Round Place to Visit When in Yosemite

Hotel Review: Tenaya Lodge – The Perfect All Year Round Place to Visit When in Yosemite

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Winter, Spring, Summer or Fall….anytime is the perfect time to visit the Tenaya Lodge.

On a road trip from San Francisco, California to Los Angeles, California, my husband decided to throw in a stop at Yosemite National Park. When I found out it was ‘out of the way,’ meaning it wasn’t along the Pacific Coast …

What is Your Fitness Age?

What is Your Fitness Age?

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What is Your Fitness Age?

We have all heard the old adage, ‘age is just a number.’ We have also heard people moaning as they get older, especially after reaching the big 4-0, about all the aches and pains that come with that number.

We can eat healthy, exercise and stay active, but …

Canyon Ranch – The Road to a Healthier You

Canyon Ranch – The Road to a Healthier You

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As a wife and mother of two children, my days are usually filled with errands, cooking, laundry and driving the kids all over the place. Canyon Ranch was a place I had only dreamed about escaping to in order to ‘get away from it all.’ When given the opportunity for a weekend, where I could take off …

Free Activities for Christmas Time in New York City

Free Activities for Christmas Time in New York City

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Free Activities for Christmas Time in New York City

When I think about Christmas time in the city, I can’t help but think about the song, Silver Bells. The city sidewalks are busy, dressed in holiday style and there’s a feeling of Christmas, with children laughing and (thousands of) people passing.

One of my …

Hotel Review: Disney’s Boardwalk Hotel – Located in Epcot

Hotel Review: Disney's Boardwalk Hotel - Located in Epcot

I recently had the opportunity to attend a travel conference in Disney.  The conference was held at The Boardwalk Hotel, one of the 30 Disney Resort Hotels, making the decision as to which Disney Resort to stay in an easy one.

My family and I stayed at The Boardwalk Hotel and we’re very pleased …