Tag Archives: COVID-19

United Airlines Flights For A Year In Any Class Of Service- 5 Winners!

United AirlinesVarious businesses have been offering perks for showing your COVID-19 vaccination card.

From what I can recall, Krispy Kreme started it off by giving a free Original Glazed doughnut when you showed your vaccination card. Junior’s in Brooklyn, offered those those vaccinated a free mini cheesecake. Shake Shack is currently giving away free fries with a purchase.

United Airlines wants to get in on the fun of rewarding those vaccinated by running a sweepstakes with some incredible prizes. Continue reading United Airlines Flights For A Year In Any Class Of Service- 5 Winners!

New England Patriots Jet Brings 500,000 COVID Vaccines To El Salvador

New England Patriots
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The New England Patriots are the most hated NFL team in three states,  New York, New Jersey and Florida.

Being from Brooklyn, NY and a Jets fan, I’ll admit that I do not hate the Patriots. And regardless of one’s feelings towards the Pats, the team has done some non-gridiron good. Continue reading New England Patriots Jet Brings 500,000 COVID Vaccines To El Salvador

Coolest Spot To Get COVID Vaccine- American Museum of Natural History

American Museum of Natural HistoryWhen the COVID-19 vaccine first became available, I was lucky to qualify for it early on due to being a teacher. It was still hard to find appointments and I had to go to another borough in NYC for my shots.

Recently, all NYC-run vaccination sites became walk-in with no scheduled appointments necessary. Continue reading Coolest Spot To Get COVID Vaccine- American Museum of Natural History

Croatia Is Reopening To Travelers- Serious Contender For Summer Trip

Croatia
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COVID-19 has made international travel very difficult due to varying rules when it comes to who is allowed to enter a country.

Each country has different requirements regarding testing prior to or when you arrive. There are also different sets of rules for those who are vaccinated.

New rules for entry into Croatia make it a very appealing country to consider for our month-long (hopefully!) summer trip. Continue reading Croatia Is Reopening To Travelers- Serious Contender For Summer Trip

United Airlines COVID Ticket Change Policy Saves The Day

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It’s been a little over a year since Lucas and I last stepped foot on a plane (even longer for Kim and Theo).

Earlier in the month I shared a flight deal which we found too good to pass up on United Airlines.

We were set to travel to El Salvador for Spring Break at the end of this week then disaster struck. Continue reading United Airlines COVID Ticket Change Policy Saves The Day

Brooklyn’s Peter Luger Steakhouse Has Genius Way To Fill Empty Seats!

Peter LugerBack in 2017, I shared a review of one of the best burgers I’ve ever had. The burger can be had at the iconic steakhouse, Peter Luger!

Due to COVID-19, Peter Luger had been closed to indoor dining but their food was available for takeout. We ordered from the restaurant back in June and it was still very enjoyable. Continue reading Brooklyn’s Peter Luger Steakhouse Has Genius Way To Fill Empty Seats!

Here’s How Mall Visits With Santa Will Be In 2020 Due To COVID

SantaVisiting Santa at the mall is a yearly tradition for many but it’s going to be quite different this year thanks to COVID-19.

While my family doesn’t celebrate Christmas, Lucas was excited to take a (free) photo with Santa at Kohl’s a few years back. (We’ve also met him on a few other occasions, most memorably at the Eiffel Tower during winter break 2018.) Continue reading Here’s How Mall Visits With Santa Will Be In 2020 Due To COVID

By November Costa Rica Will Be Open To Visitors From All US States

Costa RicaOver Winter Break 2016 we went on an awesome trip to Costa Rica.

Costa Rica is full of outdoor adventure and incredible wildlife. Since that trip, we’ve talked about visiting again.

Due to COVID-19, Costa Rica’s borders weren’t open for all to visit. However, that will soon be changing. Continue reading By November Costa Rica Will Be Open To Visitors From All US States