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Kyoto Forest Bathing, Become One With Nature

Recently, my husband and I traveled to Kyoto, Japan to learn about forest bathing. The trip was virtual through Zoom due to Covid-19 travel restrictions. Our tour guide, Lee, demonstrated forest bathing and practiced simple forms of meditation with us. Additionally, we learned about history and rituals of Shintoism as he guided us on a […]

50 great plans for romance, steamboats, dinner cruises, New Orleans

50 Great Plans for Romance

50 great plans for romance are waiting for you. Traveling is always a great way to change perspective, but it isn’t always an option. That is why I created this list of date ideas to give some alternatives to romantic vacations. To navigate more easily, I’ve broken down my great plans for romance into different […]

cozy night on a farm

Cozy Farm Stay: or How to Befriend an Alpaca

While traveling through northern Florida last June, my husband and I had the opportunity to spend a cozy farm stay glamping in an alpaca paddock. We figured what better place to social distance than on a farm! paid link Cozy Farm Stay Tent We arrived at the Home Field Advantage Farmstead mid afternoon and were […]