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Hikers paradise in Knoxville, TN!

By On February 8, 2017

I went on a road trip to visit one of my best friends and when we arrived at our AirBnB spot (another post about this soon!) they had generously left us flyers… Read More

Day Trips

Play with the animals in this small gem of a zoo in NJ!

By On January 20, 2017

I have to admit, I have a penchant for visiting the southern states over all the others. I think I had some fake idea that only warm weather could happen down there… Read More

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Would you sleep in a caboose for your anniversary? We did!

By On January 11, 2017

As you know by now, I am a junkie for unique spots and when our anniversary came around I was on the search. I wanted to cross off some bucket list items… Read More

Day Trips

Seasonal & Themed Train Rides? Yes, Please!

By On January 3, 2017

On Sweetest Day, I wanted to find a unique and unusual way to celebrate. I looked for all types of randomness, and finally stumbled across the one that felt right. The Lebanon… Read More

Day Trips

An African Safari in Ohio?? Yes please!!

By On January 3, 2017

Today’s post will be about a spot that you may have never heard about in Port Clinton, Ohio. It’s roughly 3.5 hours from Cincinnati, and there is so much to do around there,… Read More