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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Here’s How You Get Kids to Eat More Fish!

As it turns out, cockles are a real thing … and they’re delicious!

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Why I Don’t Eat Faroe Island Salmon

Americans need to eat more seafood, but I draw the line when it comes to salmon from this region …

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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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PINA COLADAS FOR EVERYONE!!!

Celebrate National Piña Colada Day with these mermaid-worthy recipes …

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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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