A quintessential Maine experience

Ever since I was a little girl, my family has been obsessed with lighthouses. My dad would pile us into the van and we’d drive down the east coast viewing various lighthouses from state to state. Once we even had one single vacation solely on visiting all of the lighthouses in North Carolina, I hated […]

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Social Distancing on the Summer Trails

This year has put most of us through the ringer.  Between the Pandemic and Black Live’s Matter movement here, the internet and social media has been extremely overwhelming. I’ve taken time to educate, donate, listen, and just sat back and digested it all. My blog isn’t geared towards political views, but I do believe within […]

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It’s my party…

Currently, it’s Day 7 of self-quarantine. Like everyone else in the world my own world has been completely turned upside down with the impact of the COVID-19 virus. But today is supposed to be a more special and stand alone day for me, because it’s my birthday. But all of that has been put on […]

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Shooting the Breeze Vol. 6

Welcome to 2020! Hope everyone is having a wonderful beginning of a new decade! Things are off to a roaring start for me with a brand new job! In an effort to make the house hunt work in our favor I began looking at jobs in New York City so we are able to have […]

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A Reflection for 2019

Happy New Year everyone! Hope all have a beautiful and peaceful New Year Eve’s with your loved ones, or enjoying some relaxing solitude. What a year this has been, I entered in gun blazing and now I feel at peace with everything this year has given me. What would a year be without some highs […]

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Things have been a little crazy.

I started out this year full of affirmation that this would be the year everything comes together. Fast forward to Day 4 into November I think I can safely say that it will not be happening. While I mainly feel failure, the other part is teeming with astonishment that I’ve made it through. Another year […]

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Things to do Outside Quebec City

For our week long vacation within Quebec City we made sure to do some things outside the city so we wouldn’t just sit and eat the entire time. Not that there is anything wrong with that! Our venturing out days were separated into two days, one action packed one, and the second just a nice […]

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Guide to Old Québec City

There is something really magical about Old Quebec City.  The city jettisons you into streets lined in cobblestones, old fortified walls, complete with European charm. Everyone whom I’ve spoken to about Québec City always has the same reaction about how blown away they were by its charm and total surprise of the authentic French feel. […]

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Shooting the Breeze Vol 5.

You know those type of travelers that turn into little mini tour guides on vacation and already know which square you’re coming up to and the significance. Well, that’s me. I mean I don’t know every square, but I will go on Google Earth before going and map out everything around my hotel, and then […]

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Shooting the Breeze Vol. 4

I’ve always kind of prided myself on being able to get along easily with people. I understand how to keep a conversation moving , be engaging, and a good listener. I think I am a good friend, and for the most part keep positive. It’s only been until recently learning to deal with people who […]

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