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7 EASY steps to planning a cruise vacation with teens

I REALLY need a vacation! We all do, am I right? We’re taking the teens on a cruise in a few weeks and we’ve been busy planning … READ MORE

Charleston wine and food festival Sweet Savant America's best food blog best travel blogI went to the Charleston Wine + Food Festival all by myself! I’m so grown up LOL! I’ve never taken a trip like that before. A nearly six hour drive, my own room and king size bed all to myself AND I met cookbook author/TV chef Nathalie Dupree!…READ MORE


One Afternoon in Asheville North Carolina

Asheville North Carolina tourism travel with teens America's best food blogWe only had a few hours for our family’s Asheville North Carolina Day Trip before we headed back to Atlanta. We figured we’d walk around downtown a bit, see what there is to see, grab some lunch and head home but we quickly realized that one afternoon would not be enough…READ MORE

MYRTLE BEACH: Travel With Teens

South Carolina will ALWAYS have a special place in my heart. My parents grew up in the Skywheel Myrtle Beach Sweet Savant Travel best food blogsame small S.C. town but didn’t meet each other until they moved to New York and were introduced by a mutual friend. My brothers and I grew up in Queens, N.Y.  but spent many summers and holidays in South Carolina. I love giving my kids a taste of South Carolina on our family travels and Myrtle Beach is one of my favorite stops when we get there…. READ MORE


NEW ORLEANS: Travel With Teens

Mardi Gras World New Orleans Traveling with Teens America's best family travel blogFood, music and art collide in the best way possible in New Orleans, but it can be difficult to find attractions that teens will enjoy. I’ve got a few great tips for teen friendly music venues, late night-outdoor art markets and wonderful restaurants…READ MORE

charleston city marketVisit Charleston, South Carolina and stroll around Meeting Street for art, crafts, traditional sweet grass baskets and all sorts of delicious things to eat. Be sure to try the fresh … READ MORE