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Universal Studios Florida In A Weekend

My BFF Tracy and I were desperate for a weekend getaway, but it’s cold here so we had to head south. My daughters gave us their blessing to head to Universal Studios Orlando as they’d already been, and are basically the kindest kids on the planet.  We were going to stay onsite, but opted to …

Best Times to Travel, Products, Travel

The Best Time of Year to Vacation in These 5 Popular Destinations

In vacation planning, as in life, timing is everything.  If your goal is to spend your vacation relaxing, instead of fighting crowds, or battling inclement weather, below are the best times to travel to five popular vacation locations. Plan a Spring Vacation to the Windy City in April through May. Springtime is the best travel …

Alisia Compton, Health & Beauty, R&R, Travel

Taking the Time to Experience Life

Daily tasks can seem boring and dull over time. Fun jobs and work projects may be quite thrilling, but the daily grind of activities can be difficult to overcome. Therefore, it is good for people to have a break and experience life. There are some helpful tips to consider when looking at spicing life up. …

Budgeting, Hotels, Products, Travel

How to Travel Niagara Falls on a Budget

I was sixteen the first time I saw Niagara Falls. Back then the border wasn’t so strict, so we piled into a limousine and headed to Clifton Hill for a friend’s birthday. My moment viewing Niagara Falls was brief, but I had more time a year later when my first serious boyfriend and I went …

Hotels, Luxury Hotels, Products, Travel

The Mansion on Delaware in Downtown Buffalo

The Mansion on Delaware is located downtown on (you guessed it) Delaware Avenue. The Mansion is a fabulous place to stay, especially if you’re fond of luxury. From their signature 24-hour butler service to decadent rooms compete with 100 percent Italian cotton luxury linens, The Mansion is hands-down the best place to stay in downtown …

Travel, Wildlife

The Diet of Lava Lizards of the Galápagos

Lava lizards are omnivores, meaning they eat both plants and insects. Their diet is widely dependent on their habitat and the climate. They mainly reside in Ecuador’s Galapagos Islands, where they’re treated to both lush and dry landscapes. Habitat In general, lava lizards reside on the Galapagos’ western and central islands. They feed on insects, …

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The Best and Most Amazing Waterfalls in Western New York

Western New York has an unprecedented abundance of natural beauty. Yes, I am a bit biased because I live here, but I love my home in New York and I think it’s better than anywhere else (although, I’ve never been to the Grand Canyon). If you haven’t done any local exploring, I recommend checking out …

Birds, Birds of Paradise, Cassowary, Eclectus Parrot, Products, Travel, Victoria Crowned Pigeon, Wildlife

The Beautiful Birds of New Guinea

New Guinea is home to 700 bird species, 445 of which reside in the lush rainforest. Home to 9 parrot subspecies, a trip to New Guinea’s rainforest almost guarantees you’ll see the eclectus parrot, the most common of the 9. New Guinea’s birds of paradise are incredibly popular, due to their brilliant color palates and …

Family Vacation, Products, Travel, Universal Studios

Our Trip to Universal Studios Orlando, FL

To get to our hotel in Orlando, we drove for more than 18 hours. It was a bit rough on the kids, but we split it into two days. We stopped at a Holiday Inn Express on the way there, and a Fairfield Inn on the way home. The Fairfield Inn was definitely the better …

Products, Travel

Take Care of Your Hair at Uptown Spa

Toronto, Ontario is the biggest city in Canada. It is a cultural and entertainment center of the country and the whole region. Many Canadian celebrities made it their home and they are enjoying all the content this city has to offer. In a place such as this, people take good care of their appearance because …