We’re planning an 11-month RV trip…for real! #EhmanAdventure2018

As a family, we love road trips. We drive 2-3 hours to various day trip destinations on a regular basis, think nothing of hopping in the car for the 6-hour drive to my parents, and made the 18-hour trip to Florida regularly before they moved to NC. We've been talking about a trip out west—specifically to St. George, Utah,…

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Dear Readers… + Desktop Calendar {July 2014}

To download the image above to use as your desktop wallpaper, simply click the image (or this link: July 2014 Desktop Calendar) and choose Save Link As… Then, open the picture, right click and choose Set as desktop background. Dear Readers... We just got back from two weeks in Florida, and I think it's hotter…

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Lean & Green Is the Way to Travel

The following post is from Cliff Barre of Peace, Love & Travel with Cliff & Tiff: Traveling “green” doesn’t have to be a major undertaking if you take small, but important steps all through your plans.  You won’t need to rent electric-only vehicles, or seek out solar-powered hotels to clear your conscience if you do…

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9 Tips to Help You Save Money & Enjoy Your Disney World Trip More

Although we've been to Disney quite a few times, I am far from a Disney expert. (But I did have fun playing tour guide for Amy and her family on their first day in Magic Kingdom!) While I can't give you the lowdown on every ride and attraction, and I happily turned over my tour…

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Photos & Stories from Disney World

Did you know our family was in Disney World last week?! If you read many posts here or follow me on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter, you probably did. Sorry about that -- we were pretty excited leading up to the Disney Social Media Moms Conference! Our family loves Disney World, and because we have family…

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Have You Ever Been to Missouri?

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Missouri Division of Tourism for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Our family is currently planning a cross-country roadtrip for either 2014 or 2015 (mostly depending on the temperament of our newest addition!). While our focus is on southwestern Utah, where we lived for…

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Tips for Getting Out of the House with Small Children

I'm not an expert on much, but with four little ones under six (at the time I originally wrote this), I can pretty confidently declare myself an expert in this area. If I'm honest, though, my husband is the real expert in the family because he regularly takes all four girls out by himself to…

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An Overdue Date Night & Touring Downtown Charles Town, WV

For my final challenge as an Official Apartment Guide Organizing Blogger, Sean and I headed to nearby Charles Town, WV for a long-overdue date night and a chance to explore this historic downtown area. We don't get many date nights, and we're okay with that, but we'd definitely both been feeling like it was time…

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Plan a Staycation for Your City {Year of the Staycation}
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Plan a Staycation for Your City {Year of the Staycation}

This week we're celebrating the staycation, a vacation where you stay home and explore all that your city has to offer rather than spending money to travel somewhere else, hosted by Toni at The Happy Housewife and Andrea at Saving Lifestyle. Yesterday I shared staycation ideas for the Shenandoah Valley in Virginia and West Virginia,…

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Staycation in the Shenandoah Valley {Things to Do on a Budget}

Today we're celebrating the staycation, a vacation where you stay home and explore all that your city has to offer rather than spending money to travel somewhere else, hosted by Toni at The Happy Housewife and Andrea at Saving Lifestyle. Come back tomorrow to see the full list of participating blogs to discover great ideas…

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