Top Campgrounds in the United States

We are always looking for a good campground.  Scratch that.  We try to only stay at good campgrounds, but we are always looking for great campgrounds.  Thankfully Good Sam Club has compiled a list of all their top rated campgrounds around the United States. If you scroll down the page you will find more campgrounds […]


It’s all about planes, trains, and automobiles

Well it certainly is all about planes, trains, and automobiles at the North Carolina Transportation Museum.  Located midway between Charlotte, NC, and Greensboro, NC, the N.C. Transportation Museum is located at the site of the former Spencer Shops in Spencer, NC, and offers a glimpse back in history for all ages. The site once housed […]

Coasting For Kids 2014

As we near summertime, you know it’s once again time for Coasting For Kids.  I am pleased to be able to once again participate in this great event on June 8, 2014 at Carowinds.! So what’s it all about?  It’s about raising money and awareness for Give Kids The World, a great charity that has […]

Carowinds In Bloom

Carowinds In Bloom

Carowinds debuted a new festival this year featuring food, thousands of flowers, bluegrass, and other festivities for people of all ages.  Carowinds In Bloom takes place in the Carolina Showplace area of the park daily from now through April 20th.  This festival is included with your park admission. From noon until 5:00 PM, you will […]

Six Flags Over Georgia 2014 Off Season Tour

If you’ve read any of my previous posts or know me personally, you know that I love roller coasters and theme parks.  I am a member of numerous clubs and organizations who share this same passion.  These memberships occasionally give me an opportunity to see a side of parks that most people don’t often, if […]

Grand Canyon

Southwest Holiday Adventure Part 6 of 6

Check out part 5 of our adventure if you haven’t, yet.   We’re getting down to the end of our journey.  Here’s your chance to get behind the wheel of a motorhome… After a great time in Vegas, we’re headed East.  Where to, you ask? Maybe here?  No, just a quick stop. Need a fixer […]

Southwest Holiday Adventure Part 5 of 6

Check out part 4 of our adventure if you haven’t, yet.   After a few nice days in southern California, it’s time to hit the road again. This is the motto of our trip. I spy…  another Flying J. Where are we headed next? Now that’s a long straight stretch of highway. Welcome to Nevada! […]

Disneyland Christmas

Southwest Holiday Adventure Part 4 of 6

Check out part 3 of our adventure if you haven’t, yet.   We started out the day at Disneyland. Our first ride of the day was Indiana Jones.  It was a fun dark ride, especially since we love Indiana Jones. In true Disney fashion, even the elevator is themed to the ride. Anna got to […]