Category: Travel Tips & Tricks

The Ultimate Mother – Daughter Weekend Trip to Napa

Looking for ideas for mother-daughter weekend trips? Consider the California Wine Regions! Napa Valley, renowned for its picturesque vineyards and exquisite wines, became the backdrop for an unforgettable Mother’s Day weekend for my mom and I. Flying in from Newark and Atlanta, respectively, we landed in San Francisco within an hour of each other. I…
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Spring Break 2024: Adults Deserve an Amazing Spring Getaway, too!

Hey, fam! Let’s talk about something we all secretly yearn for but think we’re too “grown” to indulge in: Spring Break. Yes, you heard me right. Spring. Break. And I’m not just talking about college students partying in Miami. I’m talking about hardworking adults, especially Black women, who deserve a break from the grind more…
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8 Amazing Destinations for Educators in 2024

There are so many amazing destinations for educators to consider in 2024… Here are 8 that I would suggest putting on your list… I will never forget the time I went to Egypt in 2013 and immediately wanted to redo an entire unit I taught in 2006. After being in Egypt, I realized that the…
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How to Unclutter Your Finances & Start Traveling

It’s time to start traveling!!! And, with a few tweaks to your finances, you can! Traveling is the single most valuable resource in the world. While material things break and disappear, a true cultural experience outside of your comfort zone has the power to stretch your mind and change you for the better. Such experiences…
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Stop Playing & Take that Cheap Spirit or Frontier Flight!

Ok, I’ll be honest… I’m not the biggest fan of the bare fare movement on airlines. The restricted baggage situation, the seats that recline 0.35 centimeters back, and the flight attendants who are either really corny or really temperamental don’t excite me at all….  BUT, in the event that I need to get up and…
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