Gulf Specimen Aquarium in Panacea, Florida

In the current time of COVID we try to find fun outdoor adventures for our family to enjoy and we have found the perfect spot! My family and I drove forty five minutes south of Tallahassee to a small city on the coast. Panacea is one of those tiny fishing villages with so much charm…

12 Months of Christmas: Travel & Experience Edition

12 Ways to Give the Gift of Travel & Experience Every kid loves getting toys for Christmas, I know mine do! I have been going through my son's seemingly endless Christmas Wish List of toys and things, as I look around and I am surrounded by piles of toys that we have received in years…

Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch at Spring Hill Tree Farm

It's that time of year when the weather get's cooler, the leaves start to change, and pumpkins are all the craze. We traveled to Bainbridge, Georgia recently and visited the Spring Hill Farm and their month long October Fest. Every year the Spring Hill Farm opens its doors for the month of October for an…

Backyard Road Trip: Southern Craft Creamery

All roads should lead to Ice Cream.⁣⁣One of my favorite things to do while traveling is to checkout historical neighborhoods and to scope out local gems.⁣ As we traveled along the historical downtown of Mariana, FL the Southern Craft Creamery caught my eye and I can’t say no to ice cream. ⁣⁣ Their ice cream…

Living History: Mission San Luis

The year is 1703 and Mission San Luis is a thriving Apalachee Indian Village and the western capital of Spanish Florida. A central plaza is surrounded by the Apalachee Council House, Indian dwellings, Spanish village, a blacksmith, a Catholic Church, and a Friary. Overlooking the central plaza is the protective log walls of the fort…

Family Friendly Glamping at Twin Lakes Camp Resort

Have you ever wanted to go camping but you're not ready to rough it in the woods? Do you prefer the luxuries of a hotel to that of a tent? Do you love the thought of being outdoors but prefer air conditioning? Well, if you answered yes to any or all of these, then Glamping…

A Date Night in Thomasville, Georgia

When the stars align and we are granted the opportunity to have a date night, we do it in a big fashion (especially when grandma is in town and we don’t have to pay a babysitter). The opportunity only comes around every so often and when it does I love getting dressed up and making…

Backyard Road Trip: 3 Things to do in Panacea, Florida

All family travel does not require hotel stays, a packed luggage, or a full tank of gas. Some family road trips can be less than an hour away and right in your back yard. On this Saturday morning, my family and I drove forty five minutes south of Tallahassee to a small city on the…

Backyard Road Trip: 5 Things to do at Wakulla Springs State Park