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How to Spend Halloween in Salem Massachusetts

EDITOR’S NOTE: This post was updated October 2017.

Halloween in Salem, Massachusetts. You seriously have to experience it once in your life.

I happen to have seven Halloweens in Witch City under my belt, but that’s because I went to college in Salem and lived there after graduation for a year and a half. After all that time, I learned a thing or two about spending Halloween in Salem. Continue Reading

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Looking Back

Monthly Update: September 2017

I cannot believe it’s October already (and almost halfway through). September seriously flashed before my eyes. Here’s what I got up to in September. It wasn’t a whole lot.…

Transformed Thru Travel Monthly Update: August 2017
Looking Back

Monthly Update: August 2017

I read somewhere recently that August is the “Sunday of summer.” In this analogy, June and July are equivalent to Friday and Saturday nights, and Sundays are meant for relaxing and recuperating from the weekend. So, I couldn’t agree…

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Looking Back

Monthly Update: July 2017

I can’t believe we’ve reached the halfway point of summer, and that I’ve been home for three months already! It’s crunch time for the decision to return to New Zealand this winter or to pursue another adventure or project.…

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Cape Cod

Books About Cape Cod. Read These Before Visiting

Cape Cod is synonymous with summer vacation. So is reading books (my vacations are, at least). Combine the two and you’ve got some great reading ahead of you. It’s cold on the Cape right now. The stretches of days…

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Looking Back

Monthly Update: June 2017

I spent much of June obsessing over kayaks. I’m on the hunt for an affordable and reliable one to purchase. I missed my chance in May when Eastern Mountain Sports went out of business and I could have grabbed…

Travel Tips

How to Travel with a Severe Bee Sting Allergy

The last thing I want to experience while traveling is allergies. All the typical things can set me off – dust, pollen, grass. So, I take a daily antihistamine to help avoid a stuffy nose, cough, and congestion. Unfortunately,…