Girls Weekend on the Emerald Coast, Florida

Being self-employed in the blogging world is certainly a blessing, but it also has its drawbacks. Isolation can often set in, leaving me occasionally feeling lonely. Finding community is essential, and if you can find just the right fit for you, you'll be inspired, educated, and rejuvenated every time you connect. After years in ... Read More...

Images from TBEX in Fort Lauderdale

Last week, I flew to Fort Lauderdale for the annual TBEX (Travel Blog Exchange) North America conference. While all of the actual conference sessions are held indoors in a convention center, I did have some opportunities to get outside and soak in all of the warm, sunny weather. Here are some of my favorite Instagram images from ... Read More...

Travel Deals at 34 US Hotels

Looking to celebrate summer this season? From now through September 7th, you can book low nightly rates and get up to $100 in resort credit per night at 34 hotels within the US. The resort credit can be used on amenities such as dining, spa services, shops, and golf. The "Celebrate Summer" deal is available at 34 JW Marriott®, ... Read More...

Pet Package at the W Fort Lauderdale

Do you like to travel with your pet? I’d always imagined traveling with my dog, but poor Polly is so anxious and gets so car sick that it wouldn’t really work out for us. For those families who do travel with their dogs, the W Fort Lauderdale is offering a fun package for pet lovers. The PAW (pets are welcome) package starts ... Read More...

Get Away at the Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa

Looking for a fun getaway with your family? The Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa, located on the waterfront in Fort Lauderdale, is offering a fun weekday special. From now through September 25th, 2015 (for stays August 1st through September 30th, 2015), guests who book three nights during the week (Sunday ... Read More...

Four Beach Travel Destinations

Last week, I posted this photo on Instagram, and a lot of people agreed. It's cold outside, and we are dreaming of escaping the cold, and heading to the beach. Who is with me? A photo posted by Jodi Grundig (@jgrundig) on Jan 21, 2015 at 1:47pm PST If you are ready to hop on a plane and put your toes in the sand, ... Read More...

Family Golf Getaway at the Marco Island Marriott

Marco Island in Florida is one of my favorite places for a family vacation. With the beautiful beaches, delicious food, relaxed vibe, and gorgeous hotels, it's a great place to take a family. The Marco Island Marriott, located right on the beach, is one of the hotels I most want to visit. It's a great family vacation spot, and ... Read More...

Winter the Dolphin Family Package at the Sandpearl Resort

Dolphin Tale 2, the sequel to the real-life story of Winter the Dolphin, is being released in theaters on September 12th, 2014. To celebrate, the Sandpearl Resort is offering a Winter the Dolphin Family Package. Including two general admission tickets to the Clearwater Marine Aquarium (where the real Winter the Dolphin lives), ... Read More...

Enjoy National Relaxation Day at Florida Resorts

Did you know that National Relaxation Day is August 15th? If you haven't already planned a fun way to celebrate, here are a bunch of great ways you can relax at some popular hotels in Florida. Even if you aren't able to get to Florida this week, here's some inspiration for your next relaxing getaways. Stretch and ... Read More...

Hotel Deals In Honor of Parent’s Day

Parent's Day is on July 27th, and to commemorate the day, consider booking a fun family getaway. Here are some fabulous hotel deals to consider. Barbados - Elegant Hotels With the Familymoon Package at Elegant Hotels (starting at $377/night), kids can participate in the hotel's new Bajan Family Adventure Camp. While they ... Read More...