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Andi’s Pick: Renaissance Charlotte SouthPark Hotel

October 23, 2014
Renaissance Charlotte SouthPark Hotel: Charlotte, North Carolina First Impression Even though I have spent more years living in Charlotte, North Carolina than anywhere else in the world, my hometown still surprises me from time to time! One of the most recent surprises was my stay at Renaissance Charlotte SouthPark Hotel. Although it...

Peaks Of Otter, Virginia: Day 2

September 29, 2014
Unfortunately, the second and last day of our trip at Peaks of Otter Lodge began with rain yet again.  We were scheduled to take a Flat Top Bus Tour to the peak of Sharp Top -- a 4,000 foot mountain in the center of the property -- however, the weather had...

Peaks Of Otter, Virginia: Day 1

September 22, 2014
There is no place I would rather be in autumn than in the mountains, especially the Blue Ridge Mountains.  I have been traveling to this incredible mountain range for over two decades now and each time I visit I fall deeper in love.  My husband and I were invited by the...

Review: TravelPop App

September 22, 2014
Almost everyone I know has a smart phone game app that they are addicted to.  For most, including my husband, it is Candy Crush.  I have tried to get into several games and the closest I came to being hooked was with Scrabble and even then after a couple of days...

Washington, D.C.: Day 1-3

September 3, 2014
My husband, Lucas, and I knew his immigration to the United States was going to be an arduous journey.  Couples who had gone through the process long before us had warned about the stress and anxiety that comes along with it.  Thus, I expected that the fiancé visa and the first...