Picture this: it’s the dead of winter, and I’m freezing in Western New York. I see an ad for a summer music festival in New Jersey, with promises of good music and fun times. To break out of this winter funk, I buy tickets after seeing Stevie Nicks headlining.
Fast forward to September 2022. I’m in Asbury Park, NJ, for Sea Hear Now Festival. It’s sunny, 80 degrees, and there’s not a cloud in sight.
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When you dream about a relaxing trip away from it all, do you think Idaho?
Yeah, it never crossed this Jersey girl’s mind either, but when given an opportunity to visit a state I’ve never been to, I took it.
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When I first heard of the Lilac Festival in Rochester, NY, I thought there would be some flowers here and there. I would maybe munch on some food and enjoy some nice weather.
Turns out there are more than just flowers at this festival. Who knew!
Looking to check out the festival for its final weekend this year? Read on for what you can expect…
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Let’s be real, booking a flight can do some damage to a bank account. Especially when you’re on a budget, like me.
So, what’s the best way to save a few dollars on your next trip? Here are three things I keep in mind when searching for deals online.
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Yes, from the same blogger who brought you “5 things you need for an Adirondack Fire Tower hike” we’re shifting to winter hikes.
I might complain about brushing snow off my car, but I don’t mind a snowy trail. Here are a few things you should keep in mind before taking on your own snowy hike.
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