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April 2013

Holyrood Palace Abbey Holyrood Castle

Holyrood Castle

Apr 30 2013

Romance, Murder, Intrigue! At the bottom of the Royal Mile lies Holyrood Palace. Unlike Edinburgh Castle, Holyrood has never been a fortress, relying instead on…

Bloody Mary with Cheese at Graze Graze


Apr 28 2013

Upscale Comfort Food in a Stylish Setting Madison, Wisconsin boasts such a wide variety of excellent restaurants that it can be difficult to choose where…

Beagle Dawg Links We Love

Links We Love

Apr 27 2013

How cute is this plaid camera satchel from The Photojojo Store?! Going to Europe this summer? Check out these huge music festivals. These photos of…

Camera Remote Control Gear Review: Wireless Remote Control

Gear Review: Wireless Remote Control

Apr 26 2013

Improve your photography for under $5 We’ve already discussed my first secret to getting great shots on vacation, and here’s the second. It’s a camera…

Outside Glencoe, Scotland Photo Friday: The Great Glen

Photo Friday: The Great Glen

Apr 26 2013

Outside Glencoe The Scottish Highlands are drop-dead gorgeous.

Royal Mile Edinburgh, Scotland The Royal Mile

The Royal Mile

Apr 25 2013

Old Town’s Oldest Street After you are done visiting Edinburgh Castle head through the gates and across the esplanade to the Royal Mile. This series of streets has…

View of Edinburgh Castle A Visit to Edinburgh Castle

A Visit to Edinburgh Castle

Apr 23 2013

Centuries of Scottish History Perched on a Hill I have wanted to go to Scotland ever since I was a little girl. As a teenager…

View of Zurich from EMA House Hotel EMA House

EMA House

Apr 16 2013

Affordable Accommodation in Zurich Switzerland is expensive. And as the financial capital of the country, Zurich is really expensive. That does not mean a stay…

Hiking in the Lauterbrunnen Valley

Hiking in the Lauterbrunnen Valley

Apr 15 2013

Part Four of our Alpine Adventure For every soaring, snowy range in the Alps, there is a lush green valley at its feet. The Lauterbrunnen…

Lake Zurich Photo Friday: Lake Zurich

Photo Friday: Lake Zurich

Apr 12 2013

As soon as we saw the beautiful blue waters of Lake Zurich, we knew we had to jump in. After a quick trip to H&M…

Blofield's Lair - Piz Gloria Piz Gloria & The Schilthorn

Piz Gloria & The Schilthorn

Apr 10 2013

Part Three of our Alpine Adventure We all know that being a tourist is about eating, going to the top of things and seeing things you…

The Eiger Guesthouse, Murren, Switzerland Eiger Guesthouse in Murren

Eiger Guesthouse in Murren

Apr 09 2013

Part Two of our Alpine Adventure As we discussed yesterday, the charming village of Murren makes the ideal home base for exploring the Jungfrau region of…

Jungfrau from Murren Traveling in the Swiss Alps

Traveling in the Swiss Alps

Apr 08 2013

Part One of our Alpine Adventure The Swiss Alps. Just saying it conjures up visions of snow-capped peaks and lush green valleys. Dainty edelweiss and…

Cashew Fruit in Costa Rica Photo Friday: Cashews!

Photo Friday: Cashews!

Apr 05 2013

In Costa Rica you can buy cashew fruit! See the green “stems”? That’s the part that holds the nut part we are familiar with!

Spy Memorabilia at Safe House, Milwaukee Safe House

Safe House

Apr 03 2013

FOR YOUR EYES ONLY: TOP SECRET LAIR IN MKE Are you a secret agent on the run? Or maybe just hungry? Come in from the cold…