Discover History, Good Eats and Adventure in Okemo Valley, Vermont

So, guess where we spent Memorial Day weekend? We had only been to Vermont once very briefly a couple of years ago and we'd been wanting to spend a little more time there to discover more of that it had to offer.  It made for the perfect weekend road trip and I can't believe we've been missing out on this little gem that is jam packed with wonderful things to do from historical places to visit, unbelievable adventures to true culinary delight. I … [Read more...]

Jumping 30 Feet and Other Fun at Adventure Zone

We were guests of Adventure Zone at Okemo Mountain Resort, all excitement and opinions are mine. Just in case you thought heading out to Vermont was only a winter thing, I am here to yell "whoa it's not even funny how many things there are to do all year"! We recently stayed at Jackson Gore Village at Okemo Mountain Resort and let me tell you, this place has it all and then some. One of the great things that makes the place a very well rounded … [Read more...]

Winemaking in Rhode Island: A Visit to Newport Vineyards

Complimentary admission was provided for a tour of Newport Vineyards, opinions are mine. I am not a big wine drinker at all, however my husband is. Okay, I kind of never really drink wine, but I've always wanted to visit a vineyard. I find the whole process of winemaking really intriguing. Plus, I find it pretty amazing that wine is being made from scratch locally in Rhode Island at Newport Vineyards. It was the perfect tour for my hubby and I … [Read more...]

Experiencing Newport Mansions: The Breakers and Marble House

We were guests of the Newport Mansion for review purposes, opinions are mine. I can't be the only one that has dreamed of living in a mansion since being a little girl. For those of us, like myself... that will clearly not be happening unless money starts growing on trees.. or perhaps falling out of the sky, that would totally work too. There is something so whimsical and magical about the thought of them. Well, in Newport, Rhode Island you can … [Read more...]

Unique Family Fun at International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum

Complimentary admission was provided for the International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum for review purposes, opinions are mine. So... tennis? I am definitely not a big fan or a fan at all to be honest, but heard many good things about the International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum located in Newport, Rhode Island.  It was within walking distance from our hotel, so we figured... why not give it a try? And so we did! From the outside of … [Read more...]