Everyday Paella in the Dominican Republic

Find out what I loved about the DR, and what I didn’t

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A Visit to Rancho La Puerta

An enchanting retreat where people rejuvenate, refresh and renew

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The Lowdown on Washington’s HWY 101

The northern most portion of HWY 101 is one of the most scenic and tranquil road trips you can drive in the U.S.

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The Des Moines Farmers Market is the BOMB!

If you do one things this summer, or next, plan to visit this enormous farmers market …

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Run the Milwaukee Riverwalk

Believe it or not, this is one of the best Midwest cities to run along a waterfront …

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My Favorite Part of Lake Michigan

St. Joseph, Michigan — a great place for a landlocked beach girl to spend time …

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Best Darn Water Park in the Midwest

Beat the heat at Splashin’ Safari (and ride a roller coaster at Holiday World) …

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Best Water Recreation Near Indianapolis

There’s plenty of water within a two-hour drive of Indianapolis …

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Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

Best places to stop on your drive from the Midwest to Hilton Head Island …

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Destin, Florida

Where the Midwest goes, when they go to Florida …

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