The Collector Inn & Gardens:  Relaxed Luxury Getaway St. Augustine

The Collector Inn & Gardens: Relaxed Luxury Getaway St. Augustine

Living in Central Florida puts us so much closer to one of our favorite getaway destinations - St. Augustine. Just over an hour's drive from DeLand, St. Augustine is America's oldest city and is filled with great restaurants, attractions, food tours, history, and top-notch hotels. St. Augustine, Florida, Bridge of Lions. This post contains affiliate links. When you make a purchase through these...

St. Augustine: The Ideal Place to Celebrate and Learn About American Black History

St. Augustine: The Ideal Place to Celebrate and Learn About American Black History

St. Augustine, Florida is historically known for the Spanish settlers that came here and claimed the continent in the 16th century. But few know that St. Augustine is where black history in America began here also. St. Augustine was founded by Spanish explorer Pedro Menéndez de Avilés in 1565, along with 800 colonists which included Africans. The first recorded birth of a black child in North...

The Best Things To Do In Charlotte, North Carolina

The Best Things To Do In Charlotte, North Carolina

Charlotte, North Carolina is filled with many things to do for people of all ages and backgrounds. It is the second most populous city in the Southeast with a wide variety of attractions ranging from nature adventures and breweries, to sports and museums.  Charlotte may not get as much attention as it’s Southeastern counterparts, but this North Carolina hub is well worth the visit! This city’s...

Romantic Tennessee Getaways for Two

Romantic Tennessee Getaways for Two

Looking to plan a weekend in Tennessee as a way to rekindle, reconnect and get a little romance in with a loved one? These romantic Tennessee getaways will help you plan your romantic getaway now! Tennessee is a great destination in which to spend Valentine's Day or any other romantic occasion. If you're stuck on ideas of where to take your loved one this Valentine's Day, look no further than...

Easy Ways To Celebrate New Years Eve At Home

Easy Ways To Celebrate New Years Eve At Home

New Years Eve Celebration 2021 New Years Eve 2021 may look eerily similar to 2020, but don't worry, if you are planning on spending New Years Eve at home, there are plenty of fun ways to celebrate! There is so much to look forward to this coming year and things to be grateful for as we reflect on 2021. This holiday is all about letting go and welcoming bright, positive and exciting things in the...

3 Delicious Recipes For Holiday Cocktails

3 Delicious Recipes For Holiday Cocktails

Holiday cocktails are an integral part of all December festivities! The season is great time to try out some new and creative drinks that will be a hit with you and your guests. Plus, its an aesthetic addition to any table decorations. These creative cocktails are inspired by my travels over the years and I'm sure they will bring some spice to your holiday celebrations! Cocktail Tips Use fresh...