Goodtimes and Sunshine at Lookout Mountain

A few years ago I was planning a trip to Florida and was looking for some interesting places to stop along the way to get out and stretch our legs. Lookout Mountain kept popping up as a popular stop along our route, unfortunately there was also a cost to explore just about any part of... Continue Reading →

Goodtimes and Sunshine in Chattanooga, TN

When I started planning our trip to Destin, FL for spring break, I started searching the map for a stopover point. I was unable to secure a campsite at the ever popular Topsail State Park for the entire week so I had a few days to plan elsewhere and Chattanooga seemed to jump out at... Continue Reading →

Day Trip to Dubuque

Because we spent a week and a half on a Florida vacation in March, we chose not to travel during Spring Break 2018.  We stayed home, we worked, and it was like any other work week.  But we did have the very last day of spring break open so we decided to hit the road... Continue Reading →

2019-The Year Ahead

Just like I enjoy writing a recap of the previous year like I did for 2018 and 2017, I also enjoy looking ahead to what is or could come in the future. I enjoy setting goals and writing up to-do lists and coming up with plans. I am a planner and looking forward to the year... Continue Reading →

A Visit to the North Shore-Tettegouche State Park

Tettegouche State Park is a gem of a park (most of the state parks in this region are) located along Highway 61-The North Shore Scenic Route.  This highway parallels the shoreline of Lake Superior in the northeast corner of Minnesota. In Minnesota, when you hear someone say they are going to the North Shore, this is […]

A Stop at Nerstrand-Big Woods State Park

Spring can be hard to get away sometimes because every Saturday is soccer games.  Mother's Day weekend we decided to hit the road immediately after soccer and head north to visit my Mom for the holiday.  I checked out the map and found Nerstrand-Big Woods State Park was not too far off I-35 so we decided it... Continue Reading →

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