Travel

Gorgeous glass art exhibit at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens in Pittsburgh, PA.

Visiting the Phipps Conservatory in Pittsburgh

The Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens is a delightful oasis in Pittsburgh's Oakland neighborhood. Also, where to stay and eat in Pittsburgh.
Kayaking on Lake Tahoe.

Planning a California Vacation: You Can Do It All!

Planning a California vacation can mean so many things. From Disneyland to Hollywood and camping to skiing, you can do it all.
Monticello - Thomas Jefferson's home in Charlottesville, VA.

Instant Itinerary: Things to Do in Charlottesville, VA

Looking for things to do in Charlottesville, VA? With food, wine, historical sites, parks, and more, here's a four-day itinerary to help you plan your visit.
The Hills Hotel in Southern California is ideally located between LA and San Diego.

Review of The Hills Hotel in Southern California

If you're planning a vacation that involves seeing some different sites around southern California, The Hills Hotel fits the bill and is easy on the wallet.

Entertainment

Stinger Entertainment Podcast

A (Podcast) Star is Born

Finally, an entertainment podcast that will suggest new shows and movies you'll love - and then fangirl (or fanboy) over them with you!
Hardest Scenes to Watch in Game of Thrones

5 Hardest Scenes to Watch in Game of Thrones

It's known for being shocking, but these 5 hardest scenes to watch in Game of Thrones are those that make you cringe, cry, cheer, AND curl up in a ball.
Wonder Woman movie review.

Wonder Woman Movie Review: Charming, Captivating and Balanced

Wonder Woman is an absolute delight. A well-told origin story that incorporates a perfect balance of action, humor, and charm.
Beauty and the Beast - most anticipated movies on 2017

7 Most Anticipated Movies of 2017

Jedi, superheroes, reboots, and a live-action remake of a Disney classic. Here are my most anticipated movies of 2017 - and why I can't wait to see them.

Instant Itineraries

Kayaking on Lake Tahoe.

Planning a California Vacation: You Can Do It All!

Planning a California vacation can mean so many things. From Disneyland to Hollywood and camping to skiing, you can do it all.
Monticello - Thomas Jefferson's home in Charlottesville, VA.

Instant Itinerary: Things to Do in Charlottesville, VA

Looking for things to do in Charlottesville, VA? With food, wine, historical sites, parks, and more, here's a four-day itinerary to help you plan your visit.
Take a glider ride over the southern Finger Lakes region of NY for an unforgettable adventure.

Four Days in the Finger Lakes of New York

Four-day itinerary for the southern Finger Lakes area of New York. Perfect backdrop for family adventures, learning about history, and enjoying nature.
Gillette Sand Dune Visitor Center

West Michigan Family-Friendly Nature Centers and Museums

Summer is an excellent time to drive the Lake Michigan Circle Tour. As the name implies, the route travels through Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, and both of Michigan’s peninsulas as it hugs the entirety of the Lake Michigan shoreline.

Cars

Fill up your coffee - the Chevy Equinox diesel can go 577 miles between fill-ups!

Is a Diesel Vehicle Right For You?

Diesel engines offer outstanding fuel economy coupled with a powerful, durable engine. Consider diesel if you want a responsive car with great gas mileage.
The JUCY RV is a great option for two people who want a convenient camping adventure.

JUCY RV Rental: Everything You Need to Know

Are you a tent camper? Or glamper? My family found a happy medium camping in the JUCY RV campervan. Here's everything you need to know about the JUCY.
I loved driving Chevy's Corvette Grand Sport!

I Finally Understand Why People Love Sports Cars

After driving a Corvette at 100mph, I get it. Sports cars are more than just vehicles that get you where you want to go. It's a lifestyle and an experience.
Getting my battery replaced by YourMechanic in my own driveway was fast and stress-free.

YourMechanic Car Service Review

YourMechanic makes it easy and convenient to get car repair and maintenance service right in your own driveway or office parking lot.

Lifestyle

Explore Local Box - Nashville.

Explore Local Box: Gift for Travel Lovers

Explore Local Box is a monthly subscription service that lets you explore a different U.S. city each month through local products and food.
Monticello - Thomas Jefferson's home in Charlottesville, VA.

Instant Itinerary: Things to Do in Charlottesville, VA

Looking for things to do in Charlottesville, VA? With food, wine, historical sites, parks, and more, here's a four-day itinerary to help you plan your visit.
The JUCY RV is a great option for two people who want a convenient camping adventure.

JUCY RV Rental: Everything You Need to Know

Are you a tent camper? Or glamper? My family found a happy medium camping in the JUCY RV campervan. Here's everything you need to know about the JUCY.
Crepes a la Cart in Breckenridge, CO

Where to Eat in Breckenridge, Colorado

Take a stroll downtown and you'll find no shortage of places to eat in Breckenridge, Colorado. Winter or summer, this mountain town is full of fun, family-friendly, fabulous restaurants. Here are 7 you should try.