Trips and Tips

Adventures in Pawhuska, Oklahoma

“Why Oklahoma?” Puzzled friends and family members asked this question about my family’s summer vacation destination. (Or they’d break into song, but I digress.) Those who’d heard of Ree Drummond, The Pioneer Woman, knew exactly what we were going to do in Oklahoma: visit The Mercantile and the lodge at …

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Trips and Tips: Mackinac Island

Recently, my parents and I took a vacation to Mackinac Island and Mackinaw City. Here are some tips if you are planning a trip to these locations.   1.)    If you have friends from Michigan who love Mackinac Island and have been there multiple times, ask them to give you …

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Trips and Tips: Charleston, South Carolina

One of my favorite things to do is travel, so I’ve added a Trips and Tips feature where I will highlight my favorite activities and tourist destinations along with tips from my experience. 1.)    Patriots Point Patriots Point is the home of the USS Yorktown. Admission to the aircraft carrier …

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