Clothes That Keep Mosquitoes From Biting You

Clothing to protect yourself from mosquito bites and other biting insects that spread disease. Fashion alternatives for women, men and children. Casual clothing that dresses up or down, whether on the trail or enjoying an evening out!

With the Zika virus now spreading through Florida, it’s more important than ever to protect yourself from mosquitoes. One step to take is to wear clothes that keep mosquitoes from biting you, whether at home, in the outdoors, or when you travel. Long sleeved pants and shirts certainly can help protect you from biting insects. […]

What to Carry With You When You Fly on a Plane

What To Carry on a Plane in a Bag Luggge Carry-On Essentials

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GIVEEXTRAGETEXTRA #CollectiveBias #Walgreens As a travel writer, I have a routine of what I always carry in my bag on a plane, and what I’ve found to be the most important things to carry in my luggage over the […]

How to Protect Yourself from Alligators in Florida

How to Protect Yourself from an Alligator Attack in Florida

How do you protect yourself from an alligator attack in Florida? It’s a question most are wondering after the tragic attack of a toddler by an alligator at Disney World. Are the waterways in Florida safe? What should Orlando and Florida area vacationers know? The Gator Facts Alligators live in fresh and brackish (mix of […]

Free Admission at Ripley’s Attractions For Teachers and Support Staff

Florida teachers, support staff, administrators and counselors receive FREE admission to Ripley’s Attractions in Florida from September 8 – October 18, 2015 for Education Appreciation Days. Education personnel in grades K-12 are eligible. In addition to free admission for teachers and support staff, up to three guests can get 50% off their admission when accompanying […]

O’Steen’s Serves Authentic Seafood In St. Augustine

The great thing about vacationing at the beach is the local, fresh seafood. When our family visits St. Augustine, Florida, there is always one restaurant that we absolutely must go to – O’Steen’s! O’Steen’s Restaurant prepares and serves delicious fresh seafood in hearty portions. O’Steen’s menu is simple and classic; fried and broiled seafood, as well […]

A Beach Trip With Baby: My Top Ten List of What to Pack

A beach vacation is popular with families any time of the year. If you happen to be taking your baby for the first time, though, you might be wondering what items you need to bring to the beach for a baby. Our family recently took a beach trip – my 9 month old’s first time to the beach […]

Romantic – and FREE! – Things to Do in St. Augustine, Florida

Looking for something fun to do in St. Augustine, Florida – but you’re on a budget? Don’t worry! You can enjoy a date night any night of the year on Florida’s Historic Coast, home to St. Augustine, which celebrates its 450th anniversary in 2015. Some of these ideas are completely free, some are budget-friendly: Wine, Chocolate […]