Good Eats at The Brick Oven Bistro in Sandusky, Ohio

Pizza from Brick Oven Pizza in Sandusky, Ohio

I am a sponsored blogger and am writing this post as part of the Review Crew program. However, all statements and opinions are 100% my own. Pizza. I can’t remember the last time my family traveled somewhere and didn’t eat pizza. When we traveled to California last year on our road trip, we ate […]

Fun and Quirky Attractions in Charlotte Harbor

Englewood Beach

Stepping from my front door and greeted by the frigid 24 degree morning air, I began to dream of warmer weather. And since there is only one place that seems to have pretty consistent warm temperatures while the rest of the US experiences a cold chill, means I’m dreaming of the Panhandle State. I blame […]

Brumby’s Coffeehouse and Pizzeria in Bellville, Ohio

Inside Brumby's Coffeehouse and Pizzeria in Bellville, Ohio

Brumby’s Coffeehouse and Pizzeria, is located on Main Street in Bellville, Ohio, in what was once the San-Dar Smorgasbord building. Not one to eat out much when I was younger, I don’t remember dining at the former restaurant but San-Dar was kind of a legend, drawing busloads of visitors from as far as West Virginia. The […]

Enjoy a Free Christmas Light Show at Ghostly Manor

Ghostly Manor Christmas Light Show in Sandusky Ohio

Looking for Christmas displays to enjoy with your family? Ghostly Manor in Sandusky has kicked off the holiday season with a free Christmas light show.  The show runs daily through December 31st and begins each evening at 6 pm, continuing every 30 minutes until midnight. If you’re in the area and you’re looking for a free, […]

Donate to Passports with Purpose and Win a Shores & Islands Getaway

Passports with Purpose is raising money for Sustainable Harvest International to aid Honduras

I am so excited to join travel bloggers worldwide to raise funds for Sustainable Harvest International through Passports with Purpose! And I have a really great prize package from my sponsor, Lake Erie’s Shores and Islands. I’ll tell you all about that prize in a minute, but first, stick with me while I give you […]

Review: Sawmill Creek Resort in Sandusky, Ohio

Sawmill Creek Resort near Sandusky, Ohio

Interested in staying at this resort? Learn how your $10 donation to the Passports with Purpose fundraiser can win you an overnight stay.  Sawmill Creek Resort near Sandusky, Ohio is the type of property that draws guests back time and again. With comfortable accommodations, on-site dining options, an 18-hole Tom Fazio design championship golf course, and […]

The Scent of Christmas

Picking out our first live Christmas tree

This is a sponsored post from Acorn Influence. All opinions and memories are my own.  Christmas has always been a special time of year for me. More than any other time of year, Christmas is a time to celebrate faith and family and to many it’s all about tradition. Loading up in my grandfather’s truck with my […]

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Stock up on Cyber Monday $3 Deals from

I am a sponsored blogger and am sharing this promotion as part of the Review Crew program. is offering an incredible Cyber Monday deal! Are you stumped on last minute holiday gift ideas? I may be able to help. TODAY ONLY, is offering a $3 for $25 deal with Promo Code: […]

The Milan Museum Complex near Sandusky, Ohio

The General Store at the Milan Museum in Milan near Sandusky, Ohio

Until a few weeks ago, it had been years since I visited the Milan Museum near Sandusky, Ohio. My kids were fairly young and I’d organized a field trip and tour for my homeschool support group. I remember being fascinated by the tour- but it was pretty lengthy and my kids were a tad more interested […]

The Maritime Museum of Sandusky

Seen at the Maritime Museum of Sandusky

For as long as I can remember, I’ve been familiar with Lake Erie. As a young girl, I remember visiting the Marblehead Lighthouse with my parent’s, fishing with my dad on the lake (not my favorite memory as I tend to get a bit queasy on the lake) and listening to my dad recount his experience ice fishing. But I’ve […]