On our recent trip to Siesta Key, we had several tasks to accomplish. One was to test out a new travel clock.  Over the last few months we had become spoiled, inasmuch as the clock in our bedroom has a function that projects the time on the ceiling, which is quite handy. One does not have to crane his...
  Staying in different places always is a challenge and we have found that carrying a night light is truly a must.   There are a wide variety of hotel. motel, bed & breakfast and other accommodations that have a wide array of different amenities, but there is one problem that is always the same. Stumbling around in a strange,...
It's Two Towns in One Generally when we travel, we head out to some kind of festival or special event. Most recently it was the inaugural Opa Palooza in Tarpon Springs. But as we traversed both the downtown areas and the world-famous sponge docks, it became glaringly apparent that the best parts of a visit are there year 'round. Make no...
How do you stay safe while you travel?    As we travel we want to be safe and one of the ways we secure the room is with a simple door wedge alarm. It is easy to carry in the suitcase and has served us well. I have to tell you that one is the door wedge alarm. There are several...
  When you say the word Vidalia, only one thing comes to mind  - sweet onions.  They only are available from a small area in southeastern Georgia and only during a certain time of the year.     That time is now.     While there is no official review, those at Onion Central report this season's warm winter brought an early crop...