Durango, Colorado


Howdy! It is Small Town Saturday and I am so excited to explore Durango, Colorado with you. Durango is more than just skiing. It is also home to some of the best outdoor, historic and cultural attractions Colorado has to offer. Grab your cup of coffee and let’s discover what makes this small town so […]

Daycation-The Ultimate Escape!


Howdy! Are in need of a vacation but don’t want to spend vacation prices?  What if I told you, you can take a daycation. A daycation is simply a vacation where you are able to take advantage of a hotel’s amenities without staying over night. If you’ve ever taken a cruise and purchased a resort […]

Healdsburg, California-Small Town Saturday

Healdsburg Lake

Howdy! It is Small Town Saturday and this week we are featuring the beautiful Healdsburg, California. Your adventure begins with a flight into San Francisco. From there, you will enjoy a gorgeous drive as you make the the 45 minute trek up north to Healdsburg. Where to Stay She may be small but she is […]

The Green O-Montana’s Luxurious Adults Only Dude Ranch

The Green O

Howdy! You might remember our story on Dude Ranches, where we focused on incredible family vacations. Today we are bringing you the luxurious Green O-an adults only Dude Ranch, nestled on the 37,000 acre Paws Up Ranch. The Green O came about it’s name after an early rancher, Paul Greenough, decided to brand his sheep […]

Whitefish, Montana


Howdy! Let’s kick 2022 off with a bang! Each week we are going to highlight a small town in every state. This week we are featuring Whitefish, Montana. You might think of Whitefish as a ski destination, which it absolutely is, but it is also is a year-round destination that is sure to charm you. […]

Passport Fees Increasing Effective December 27th


Howdy! Today is Travel News Thursday! We have some very important news regarding passport fees. The U.S. State Department announced this week that passport fees will be increasing by $20 effective December 27th. The increase will support production. According to the State Department this increase is “necessary to ensure we continue to produce one of […]

Dude Ranches: The Ultimate Family Vacation

Dude Ranches

Howdy! If you are looking for a family vacation outside of theme parks, look no farther than your own backyard! Dude Ranches have any experience you are looking for, from the adventurous to the luxurious, all right here in the U.S. So saddle up and see why your next family vacation should be a Dude […]