Holiday Weekend Adventures

Sponsored by Zappos With the 4thof July landing on a Wednesday, it was hard not to celebrate two weekends in a row! I wore my new Sanuk Yoga Sling Spectrum sandals on a journey to some of my happy places! We spent the first few days with my family on my Grandparents property Up North. We consider “Up North” a place here … Read More

Mackinaw Island & Dark Sky Park in a Day!

I am always looking for fun weekend getaways exploring my home state, Michigan. This short road trip consist of exploring Mackinaw Island during the day and then staying up till 1am laying amongst billions of stars and the Milky Way. My friend and I have been wanting to check out Headlands International Dark Sky Park for a few years now. Neither … Read More

Top 11 Things you Must do While in The BVI + Full Itinerary

One catamaran, one captain, one chef and Six friends sailing to several Islands over the course of a week! Sounds like a dream, right?! Well it WAS! I had no idea what to expect living on a boat for a whole week. This was a first for Ron and I and we loved it! I knew we were going to … Read More

The Famous Soggy Dollar

DAY 6 After hiking the uninhibited  hermit crab infested trail on Sandy Cay Island, we made our way to Jost Van Dyke to hangout at the famous Soggy Dollar Bar.  This is where the famous Pain Killer drink originated from the 70’s. It is now a staple drink in all the Caribbean! I have to say out of all the beaches … Read More

Day 8: Cooper Island in the BVI

Day 8 Waking up covered in Pringles from one of the biggest party nights of my life on WIlly T’s floating ship means I had a good night, right?! I will admit, my tiny self was still drunk. We got up early to snorkel one more area before we headed to Cooper Island! I could barley function but I thought … Read More

A Night at Hidden Lake

This past weekend was the perfect kind of weekend to kick off summer a bit early! Nine friends and three boats went on a little camping adventure only 30 minutes from home! Since the water levels are abnormally high this time of year we were able to get our boats back in Hidden Lake. It’s a hidden channel in Canadian … Read More

A Night at Hidden Lake

This past weekend was the perfect kind of weekend to kick off summer a bit early! Nine friends and three boats went on a little camping adventure only 30 minutes from home! Since the water levels are abnormally high this time of year we were able to get our boats back in Hidden Lake. It’s a hidden channel in Canadian … Read More

Getting to Tortola & Boarding our Festiva Sailing Vacation

DAY 1 The first day of one of the most epic trips I have ever been on! We woke up at 3:30am on the dot. Travel is the only thing that will EVER get me out of bed that early! We had a quick flight to Boston then about a five-hour flight to St. Thomas. We arrived around noon. We then … Read More

The Only Way to Experience Anegada in a Day!

After a nice morning run at the Bitter End we sailed 3-hours to Anegada.  We docked at Potters by the Sea and put in our dinner order (recommended). They are famous for their lobster dinner. Though I ordered the grouper.The guys went to get the rental car. When they came back I burst out laughing. It was more than perfect! Sitting … Read More

The Ultimate Fan Boat Ride Tour in the Everglades

We left Miami Beach just in time to catch the last fan boat ride for the day at Buffalo Tigers Airboat Rides! I searched a bit and compared many close by companies for prices and good reviews. Buffalo Tigers was nearly half the price of everyone else. We thought it was a mistake but it wasn’t! We went for it, … Read More