Product Review: Tortuga Outbreaker Backpack (Spoiler- It’s Awesome!)

TortugaPacking for a family of four isn’t always easy, especially when the kids aren’t doing much of the carrying.

While we have a decent amount (and variety) of luggage, I was excited to give the Tortuga Outbreaker Backpack a try when I was contacted by the company. Continue reading Product Review: Tortuga Outbreaker Backpack (Spoiler- It’s Awesome!)

Earn An Easy 1,000 Points With The US Bank Altitude Reserve Card!

US Bank Altitude ReserveThe US Bank Altitude Reserve is my go to card for mobile purchases. The card earns 3X points on all mobile payments which is pretty sweet!

While the card comes with a pricey $400/ year annual fee, its offset by a $325 annual credit good on travel and dining purchases. The credit essentially makes the card $75 per year and well worth holding onto. Continue reading Earn An Easy 1,000 Points With The US Bank Altitude Reserve Card!

15 Dangerous Giant Snails From Africa Seized At Houston Airport

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The US Customs and Border Protection confiscated 15 potentially dangerous and damaging giant snails at Houston airport earlier in the month.

The giant snails, also known as banana rasp snails were discovered in a passenger’s luggage. She was traveling to George Bush International Airport from Nigeria. Continue reading 15 Dangerous Giant Snails From Africa Seized At Houston Airport

Win A Trip For 2 To Saint Lucia- Three Winners!

Saint LuciaThe Saint Lucia Tourism Authority is currently running the Ultimate Romance Giveaway!

In the giveaway, three lucky winners will each win a trip for two to Saint Lucia! (There will be one winner from the United States, United Kingdom and Canada.)

We visited Saint Lucia back in May 2017 and had a great time and Continue reading Win A Trip For 2 To Saint Lucia- Three Winners!

Ashton Kutcher Sold Seat On Virgin Galactic, Awesome New Mini Golf Course In Brooklyn, Win A Trip to Dogfish Head Brewery In Delaware & More- The Rehash!

REHASHOur upcoming trip to the Balkans is fast approaching. In less than two weeks, we’ll be flying to Croatia.

We have a lot more trip planning to do and we’ve been a bit surprised by the prices of hotels in some areas as well as rental car prices… Continue reading Ashton Kutcher Sold Seat On Virgin Galactic, Awesome New Mini Golf Course In Brooklyn, Win A Trip to Dogfish Head Brewery In Delaware & More- The Rehash!

Unvaccinated Are 2nd Class On Cruises, Canada Reopening Borders To Vaccinated Americans, Good Luck Renewing Your Passport & More- Travel News!

Travel NewsTravel News:

Continue reading Unvaccinated Are 2nd Class On Cruises, Canada Reopening Borders To Vaccinated Americans, Good Luck Renewing Your Passport & More- Travel News!

Putting Green, An Awesome New Mini Golf Course For Good In Brooklyn

mini golfMonths back, I came across a Time Out NY article about a new mini golf course coming to the Williamsburg (Brooklyn) waterfront this summer.

We visit Williamsburg pretty often, so I kept an eye out for more info as to when the new mini golf course would open. Not only would mini golf be fun for the kids, the course also would be doing some good in a couple of ways. Continue reading Putting Green, An Awesome New Mini Golf Course For Good In Brooklyn

Ashton Kutcher Sold Seat On Virgin Galactic Back To Company

Ashton KutcherBack in 2012, Ashton Kutcher bought a seat to fly on a future flight into space with Virgin Galactic.

Last Sunday, “Richard Branson and five others┬áreached the edge of space with a suborbital flight.” Kutcher should’ve had a spot on the next Virgin Galactic flight but he decided to sell his spot for a very good reason. Continue reading Ashton Kutcher Sold Seat On Virgin Galactic Back To Company