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When you don’t have much free time it can be nice to get away sometimes even if you don’t go very far and that is exactly what I did a few weekends ago. 34 more words


Pies & Pups with Kim C.

We needed a getaway, so we spent the weekend at my mother-in-law’s place in West Palm Beach. It’s like a home away from home, from the spacious backyard for my pooch to the refreshing pool for me – it feels like our second home. 272 more words


Day 1646: Very Doubtful

After all these years of blogging daily, it’s very doubtful I would start a post without a relevant photo.

I’m very doubtful that any of my readers have a… 285 more words

Personal Growth

Day 1602: Millions of Ideas

I have millions of ideas about this one-in-a-million picture I took yesterday.

How could one city have millions of ideas? Do you have any ideas about that? 116 more words

Personal Growth

#TravelTuesday Q&A: A Broadway With Kids Weekend in New York City

Q:  Hi Playground! We’re taking our 8-year-old daughter to NYC for 3 days over spring break. We’re staying in Times Square and have some New York must-sees such on our list such as Ellis Island and Empire State Building, but we’d also love to see some Broadway shows. 471 more words

Family Travel

New York, Super Size Me

Location: New York, United States of America

I hate to be cliched, but New York really is the city of dreams.. Whether or not they’re garlic bread-related dreams is another question… My sister had seemed unwilling to fly all the way from New Zealand to visit me in London, so we made a “compromise” and met in the middle. 189 more words

Birthday Weekend In Atlantic City

I’ve always thought of Atlantic City as the poor man’s Las Vegas, so it made total sense for me to spend my birthday weekend there. Hildon and I headed to AC with his brother Dane and his wife Rita, who were celebrating their anniversary. 1,287 more words