105 Best Empty-Nesting Quotes That Will Inspire You!

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Transitioning to an empty-nester isn’t always easy. You’ll need to reinvent yourself a little after the children have moved out, and even as you let go of your changing role, you’ll always be a parent. So, rather than feeling sad (which is natural), read through these great empty-nesting quotes. As an empty-nester, you can look …

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Plant These 28 (Hot!) Drought Resistant Perennials & Plants

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There are several things a travel-lover can do to ensure that her garden stays happy while she’s away. One of them is xeriscaping. This garden design technique relies in part on selecting drought resistant perennials and other plants that require infrequent watering.  Read on to learn which plants will resist wilting (or worse, dying) in dry spells or while …

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A Dreamy Drive from San Francisco to San Diego [9 Must-See Stops on the PCH]

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Looking to knock California off your bucket list? Have you always dreamed of driving a convertible along California’s Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) and don’t know where to start?

Look no further.

California has one of America’s best road trips. Read on to learn about the nine “must-see” stops on the drive from San Francisco to San Diego along with what each destination has to offer.

Editor’s Note: We updated this article in October, 2022 to keep it fresh.

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The Best Ideas for Winter Fun At Home When You Can’t Travel

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If you’re lamenting the fact that you can’t travel this winter, you are not alone. It’s painful to be stuck at home for months on end if you are a traveller at heart—especially if you dream of a warm winter vacation.

Chin up!

There are still some great ways to have fun at home and make the most of your time.

Of course, there are the usual winter sports: sledding, building snowmen, ice skating–B-r-r-r! Or, read on to hear other ideas for winter fun at home when you can’t travel.

That way, you’ll be sure to enjoy your time at home this winter, snow or otherwise.

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7 Excellent Ways to Travel Without Flying

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Do you have a fear of flying? Or maybe you’re not ready to hop on a plane just yet? No worries. That doesn’t mean you have to forego travel; there are several alternatives to flying, each with unique benefits! If you are an adventurer and like to explore, check out these excellent ways to travel without flying.

Editor’s Note: We updated this post in August 2022 to keep the content fresh.

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Long Stay Vacations: The Best Caribbean Islands for Snowbirds

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Have you ever thought of spending a few weeks or even the entire winter in a warmer climate? That’s exactly what “snowbirds” do. If you’re considering long stay vacations some place warm, you’ll love this list of the best Caribbean islands for a winter getaway. The only trouble you may have with these options is …

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Bailey Island Maine: How to Plan a Trip to “Lands End”

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This is much of what I love about Maine. The rugged wilderness. The untamed Atlantic. A string of islands close to Harpswell’s shore made of shoal and sediment and sand—and perfumed by wild roses that somehow manage to take root. So, it should come as no surprise that the charming, ocean-swept Bailey’s Island makes an extraordinary destination. Learn why you might want to plan a day trip (or longer) to Bailey Island Maine with a visit to scenic “Land’s End,” too.

Editor’s Note: We updated this post in July of 2022 to keep it current and add new information.

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Fields of Lavender: Seafoam Lavender Garden in River John | Nova Scotia

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There’s something enchanting about finding yourself in a field of lavender. Whether it’s the mounds of purple blooms, the soothing scent, or the romantic notion of Provence, it’s pure Zen in bloom.

That’s what we discovered at the Seafoam Lavender Garden.

Located in River John, Nova Scotia, find out why it’s a stop you must add to your Canadian road trip itinerary, especially if you’re traveling on the scenic Sunrise Trail.

Editor’s Note: We updated this article in June 2022 to keep the content up to date.

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A Delightful (Easy) Seaside Hike to The Knob Falmouth MA

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The Knob in Falmouth is a landmark familiar to locals but largely unknown to Cape Cod’s many visitors. It’s a delightful seaside hike suitable for all skill levels that takes under an hour. This easy Falmouth walking trail winds through a woodland area, ending at a viewing platform with panoramic ocean views.

The Knob is one of many attractions in Falmouth you might enjoy. Read on to decide whether a visit to this hidden gem in Cape Cod belongs on your itinerary.

Editor’s Note: We updated this post in June 2022 to keep the content fresh!

Yoga By The Beach: 8 Easy Tips for The Best Experience

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The beach is not just a place to go for a refreshing dip. It’s also the perfect place to refresh your mind with yoga by the beach. Imagine the sound of the waves crashing against the shore, the sight of nature, and a peaceful environment for your meditation and poses.

Whether you’re on Cape Cod or one of these dreamy island destinations, with these 8 easy tips, you can turn your beach yoga experience into a great stress-busting routine. 

Editor’s Note: This article was updated in May of 2022.

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