Cruising for the First Time on Carnival Victory

Carnival Victory

I received priority boarding and premium wifi service in exchange for sharing my experience on Carnival Victory My last trip for the year was spent with my oldest sister for a 3-day cruise on Carnival Victory. I was nervous because of my motion sickness but excited to finally enjoy the cruise experience. The trip on Carnival Victory was from Miami to Nassau Bahamas and Back. In addition to providing unlimited...

Sister’s Weekend at the Verdanza Hotel San Juan

Sister's Weekend at the Verdanza Hotel San Juan

You may recall seeing on Instagram my visit to San Juan, Puerto Rico with my youngest sister for an extended weekend. The last time we went to the Caribbean together was in 2004 so a trip was overdue, plus she needed a break from mom/wife life. We purchased a flight deal for $100 round-trip each, so splurging on a hotel wasn’t a big deal. Luckily, I was able to find a great deal on Travelzoo for...

A Weekend in the 2016 Ford Escape

A Weekend in the 2016 Ford Escape

I spent a weekend with my sisters in Atlanta, Georgia and rented a Ford Escape Titanium to get us around town. We initially received a Ford Transit Connect Wagon, but  it was ugly had bad brakes (well both), so we made a swap before leaving the airport. Unless I really need a car, I don’t drive at all in NYC so being the designated driver was pretty much everything to me. Since...