Visit to Stockholm Sweden

Our fantastic visit to Stockholm on our Baltic Sea cruise. The city is absolutely amazing.

We took an on off bus tour around the city which worked out great.

We were able to check out the sites we wanted to see and spend part of the tour just riding around the city.




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Fantastic Blueberry Muffin Recipe

Disclosure: I was compensated for this post by the US Highbush Blueberry Council as part of the Mom It Forward Blogger Network. All opinions expressed are 100% my own.

I love blueberries!

No question about it …I love them. They taste ah-mazing. They are good for you. Oh and let’s not forget they taste amazing.

When I was asked by the US Highbush Blueberry Council to cook with blueberries I jumped at the chance. I spent a few days trying to think of what to make and then it hit me…..

I have not made blueberry muffins in years. I don’t know why I haven’t made them. Scratch that I do know why..

It is because I tend to eat the entire bowl of them before anyone else gets one.

Since my parents were coming over this week I figured I would have to share them.

Frozen Highbush Blueberries

I love eating blueberries all year long. I keep a stock of US Highbush Blueberries in the freezer at all times…. 

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Dunbrody Irish Emigrant Experience

Growing up I knew that we had Irish heritage but I honestly was not sure what that meant until our visit to Ireland. During our visit we had the chance to visit the Dunbrody Irish Emigrant Experience. I had honestly never thought of what life was like for my ancestors when they came to the US. After visiting the Dunbrody Irish Emigrant Experience I have so much respect, admiration and awe for my ancestors.

dunbrody ship 6

I can not imagine what it would be like to pack up your belonging and start a new life in a land you have only heard of. … 

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Great Alaskan Lumberjack Show in Ketchikan

While we were on our Alaska Cruise we decided to take in the Great Alaskan Lumberjack Show in Ketchikan


The Great Alaskan Lumberjack Show ended up being one of the highlights of our day in Ketchikan. It was so cheeky and fun that you could not help but laugh and have a great time…. 

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