• North Carolina by Big White Van

    on the road driving to east coast north carolina

    "Satisfaction of one's curiosity is one of the greatest sources of happiness in life."  -Linus Pauling You'd think when the kids grow into teenagers, they lose that sense of curiosity.

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  • The Power of Travel


    The Power of Travel, by Steve Zikman, coauthor of Chicken Soup for the Traveler's Soul, is a gem for travelers of all walks of life.  Here's one of my favorites from this book: "Travel

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  • Wandering Belize


    Another great trip we took together was in 2010 to the country of Belize in Central America.  Maybe there's a Central American theme here...  Well, it's an easy area to travel to from the

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  • Wandering El Salvador

    kiosks outside Boqueron volcano el salvador

    When you think of taking a vacation, what comes to mind first?  For those of us in the States, it's usually, "The beach!" or, "The mountains!"  Some take the history route and head to

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  • Wanderfam- Key West

    key west painted houses florida travel

    Last year we decided it would be fun to start taking family trips to warmer climates during the cold U.S. midwestern winters, so off we went to Key West, Florida in November.  Forgoing the

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