Weekend in NYC| Central Park Zoo

Our first tourist destination in New York City was the Central Park Zoo. We went early on a Saturday morning. Before even walking around the zoo, we stopped by the cafe. We got cappuccinos all around for a little bit of energy and warmth. We then ventured out into the zoo. Most of the exhibits …

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My Brooklyn Brownstone Experience

In March I visited New York City for the first time in 17 years. My memories of that childhood visit were few and far between, but I've always envisioned NYC as this mystical place. Maybe I've seen too many episodes of Sex and the City and Gossip Girl. My trip didn't quite hit those unrealistic …

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Quick Getaway to Asheville pt. II

Asheville has become like a second home to my husband and I. We have all our go to shops and restaurants. There’s nothing like Asheville in the summer, but I enjoy visiting in the winter as well. Regardless of the season, we seem to always end our night in Downtown Asheville. During the past few …

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Quick Getaway to Asheville

Last weekend my husband and I decided to take a quick trip to Asheville, NC. We both had a three day weekend and it seemed like the perfect opportunity. We agreed that we wanted to stay somewhere nice enough to relax and feel at home.  The trip is a two hour distance by car. We …

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A Christmas Themed Vacation Pt. II 

I’ve been to Gatlinburg,TN numerous times, but this was my first December visit. Usually it’s more of a fall destination for me. The town goes all out with fall harvest decor and the Oktoberfest celebration . I wondered if the town would be just as festive for the Christmas season.  Gatlinburg,TN is a small town …

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A Christmas Themed Vacation 

On the first weekend of December, my husband and I decided to get out of town. Our destination would be Asheville,NC. We’d go to all our favorite restaurants, Christmas shops, and attend the Winter lights event. Winter lights is a special holiday event at the North Carolina Aboretum, where you can view Christmas light displays.  …

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Montezuma Castle National Monument

The Montezuma Castle National Monument was the fourth national monument established in the United States. Montezuma’s Castle was once the apartment building of a native cliff dwelling community. It was built approximately 900 years ago, and abandoned approximately 600 years ago. Up until 1951 visitors could climb ladders to tour the inside of the monument. …

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