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Instagramming Our Let's Get Away Experience at Four Seasons Hotel Chicago

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Oct 16, 2014 / 0 comments

You may have noticed a bit of buzz around our instagram feed this week.

Road Trip 101: Kids Music - Matt Heaton's Happy You Made It!

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Oct 11, 2014 / 0 comments

When our daughter was small, I remember searching (and searching, and searching) for kids music to play on road trips that well, to be honest, my husband and I could listen to and not run screaming from the car. You know what I'm talking about (let's not even mention kidzbop).

Follow Paddington Bear’s Steps On a Literary Tour of London

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Oct 09, 2014 / 0 comments

London is an English literature landmark that has been home to many famous authors and playwrights, and this is all reflected throughout the charming Draycott Hotel.

 

Fall Color Weekend Getaway: Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

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Oct 09, 2014 / 0 comments

This fall, I’m happy to share some incredible fall color getaways.

Farming, Friends, and Fried Bologna Sandwiches

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Oct 08, 2014 / 0 comments

Every once in a while, you come across a book filled with such goodness, love, and kindness that it not only makes you smile, but reminds you of the goodness in your own life and inspires you to work harder at connecting, helping, loving.

Fall Colors - and more - in the Adirondacks

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Oct 05, 2014 / 0 comments

As part of my fall color tour around the United States, I've shared some gems from my home state of Michigan - the perfect fall colors weekend in Traverse City (and some pretty amazing

Visiting the US: 5 Things You Need to Know

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Oct 03, 2014 / 0 comments

Are you planning a trip to the USA? There’s so much to see and do, from coast to coast (not to mention Alaska and Hawaii). Whether you come to the US for a culinary extravaganza, to visit a specific place, to relax at the beach, to play at a theme park, or to visit friends and family, here are 5 things you need to know:

 

What I'm Listening To: Tell You in Earnest

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Oct 03, 2014 / 0 comments

Music is an integral part of life, this we know is true. But what happens when you find a cd so spectacular, so full of goodness and truth and beauty? Well, you tell the world. I’m so happy to share the new cd by Matt & Shannon Heaton, Tell You in Earnest.

Visiting Volcanic Lanzarote on the César Manrique Trail

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Oct 01, 2014 / 0 comments

Are you looking for something different in your next vacation? Head to Lanzarote, the most eastern of the Canary Islands, for a beach vacation like no other. Lanzarote boasts 132 miles of coastline. Of those 132 miles, 16 are sandy beaches, and 114 are rocky beaches.

 

Music, Ireland, Love: The Carnival at Bray

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Sep 30, 2014 / 0 comments

It’s difficult to move. It’s even more difficult when you’re a teenager – and you’re moving to another country. Such is the case with protagonist Maggie Lynch in Jessie Ann Foley’s fantastic new book, The Carnival at Bray.

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