This entry is part 7 of 11 in the series Chincoteague Pony Penning 2016Situated at the end of Chincoteague’s downtown is an unassuming three-story, pale yellow house. Painted blue flowers cascade down the white front porch pillars. This is Miss Molly’s Inn, the b&b where Marguerite Henry stayed when she began writing her now famous,
This entry is part 8 of 13 in the series Prince Edward Island, CanadaFor this trip we split our stay on PEI between two B&B’s. The first in New Glasgow, a little quieter and less touristy, and the second in the heart of Cavendish, the touristy area. Our plan was to visit the heritage sites and
This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Amish Country, PennsylvaniaNo, we’re not in the stages of planning a wedding. We’re not even engaged. But, if we had been on a vacation to choose a wedding venue, we’d come to the right place. We had come for a romantic weekend getaway, but that’s
A few years ago Micah and I found ourselves in desperate need of a weekend away from noisy condo life and insane neighbors (I wish I was exaggerating). As the weather was just on the cusp of winter and our getaway location was narrowed to places we could maximize our weekend time with a day
This entry is part 1 of 7 in the series Las Vegas to Zion & Bryce Canyons A trip to Southern Utah’s National Parks was not on my radar and nor was spending any time in Las Vegas, but when good friends requested we attend their very small wedding in Utah, we accepted. This trip
Sitka’s Geodetic Survey House *Photo from 2011* Staying in Sitka is always fun because I seem to end up staying in unusual types of housing. A few summers ago I spent 5 weeks in Sitka for work and was housed in an old Geodetic Survey House. The house’s basement not only still had seismograph machinery,
This entry is part 18 of 25 in the series London & Dorset, UKDo yourself a favor, stay in an Airbnb, and make friends with your hosts. Our Swanage Airbnb host Angela, informed us the night before that she was concerned that we were not having as good a time as we should be having.
This entry is part 10 of 25 in the series London & Dorset, UKHome away from home for a week. This street, which is about 3 blocks from Waterloo rail station, looks completely different than the surrounding streets and is somewhat of a surprise when it comes into view. As we rounded a corner and