Travel

Do you need travel insurance for your very expensive cruise vacation? Hmmm, yes, I think so.

Do You NEED Cruise Insurance? Yes, you do!

The question is, do you need cruise insurance when you go on a cruise?  The answer is YES, you definitely do!  At least that’s my two cents worth.  Especially considering that many cruise insurance policies are less than $100/person, it definitely seems like a smart move.   I LOVE cruises and fortunately, we’ve never been injured […] Read more…

I have 7 items you may not have thought of to bring on your next cruise.

7 Must-Have Items for a Great Cruise Experience

Cruises are such wonderful experiences, but especially if you are new to cruising, it’s often difficult to figure out what you do or don’t need.  It’s interesting to figure out the right balance between comfort, style and luggage space for a great cruise experience!  Thankfully, I’ve done the homework for you to determine what should […] Read more…

If you are going on a cruise soon, you'll want to watch for these rookie mistakes.

Rookie Mistakes People Make on a Cruise

It’s prime cruise season and my friend at work just got back from a Jamaica cruise.  Apart from being horribly jealous, it reminded me that I’ve been meaning to write this post about all the rookie mistakes I see people making on cruises.  Maybe it will help you as you are planning your own cruise. […] Read more…

6 things you don't want to do on a Cruise, unless you want to be the MOST disliked passenger on the ship!

6 Things NOT to Do on a Cruise

  We’ve been on several cruises now and usually we meet terrific people onboard the ships.  However, there are a few people who are memorable for all the wrong reasons.  So, just for giggles, I came up with a few ideas for rules I’d love to post on a ship for things NOT to do […] Read more…

My Bloggers Cruise with the Six Sisters

I went on a great trip last week.  I was delighted to go on a cruise to Mexico.  It was a special bloggers cruise to sunny Cozumel.  I’ve always wanted to go on one.  Cruising in my favorite type of travel, but I’ve always wanted to go with a big group of girlfriends, so I […] Read more…

25 Fabulous Tips on Packing for a CRUISE

I’m packing for a Western Caribbean cruise with some of my blogger buddies including the divine Six Sisters from the recipe site Six Sisters Stuff.  I’ve been on several cruises over the years, so I’ve learned what does and doesn’t work and I wanted to share some of my BEST packing for a cruise tips […] Read more…

How to Pack for a Family Vacation

Oh goody!  Today I get to talk about my very favorite thing – how to pack for a family trip.  Is it too crazy that I just LOVE packing for a trip?  It’s one of my favorite things.  It’s the one time I can really dig into my hyper-organized side.  I’m not terribly organized in […] Read more…

Carnival Cruises

Amazing Caribbean Cruise with Carnival Cruises

Just got home from our Eastern Caribbean cruise with Carnival Cruises a couple of days ago.  Oh man, what a blast!  I think that is the most fun week we’ve ever had!  Carnival always knows how to throw a fantastic party and they are our FAVORITE cruise line to travel with.   This was one of […] Read more…

1 2