Snowbombing

Its the beginning of April, which means there are several thousand millenials gearing up for a week long music festival paired with world class skiing and snowboarding in the Austrian Alps. Its Snowbombing season. And this year its taking place April 8-13, as usual in the town of Mayrhofen in the Zillertal Valley in Tyrol […]

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The Loneliest Road In America and the Hotel Nevada: Go out of your way to go out of the way

The other day, National Geographic had an Instagram story featuring the Loneliest Road in America. At the end it asked, would you travel the loneliest road in America? I had to smile because, why, yes, National Geographic. I have, actually. The Loneliest Road in America is U.S. Route 50 across Nevada. My mom and I […]

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How to solo road trip and cross an international border with an infant and/or toddler in 2,489,904 easy steps

Mentally prepare by cramming what will feel like half of your household goods in to as few suitcases as possible so you feel like you’re “packing light”. Don’t forget snacks, books, and toys to keep in the front seat next to you. You can pass them back as entertainment is needed. Prepare to clean up […]

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Crystal Mountain

My family and I just spent a weekend Up North at Boyne Highlands Resort. Up North is where Michiganders go to unwind, relax and play. Boyne is where I learned to snowboard. But Michigan doesn’t have mountains, you say. You are correct. But it has some really big hills and a whole lot of snow […]

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Venice

The morning we traveled from Rome to Venice, I have to be honest, I was a little “slow” from the bottle of wine in the piazza that we called “dinner” the night before. I misread the departure time on our itinerary. I misread this days before, actually, and had the incorrect time memorized. I wasn’t […]

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