Fontainebleau Chateau – a Beautiful Hunting Palace

Fontainebleau Chateau – a Beautiful Hunting Palace

Visiting Fontainebleau Chateau On the way back from Paris I had the good fortune to live out a dream I have had since I was in 7th grade French class to visit a place called Fontainebleau- what is it my husband asks.  Honestly- I thought it was another castle, in reality, it was a favored hunting lodge of the kings of France.  Fontainebleau was the largest of the French Royal Chateaus- so I guess it is a castle of sorts, more…

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Gift Guide for The Jet-Setter Check out these 10 great gifts ideas for the frequent traveler!

Gift Guide for The Jet-Setter Check out these 10 great gifts ideas for the frequent traveler!

Check out these great Gifts for the Jet-Setter or someone who loves to Travel Do you know someone who travels a lot or loves to vacation on a regular basis?  Traveling frequently can be hard and it is nice to have items that make the trip more comfortable or more fun!  Here are some great gifts for them, check them out and get the perfect gift for someone who loves to travel! If you travel frequently or have a family…

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Gift Guide for the Coffee Lover- 9 Great Gift Ideas

Gift Guide for the Coffee Lover- 9 Great Gift Ideas

Do you know someone who loves Coffee? Are you looking for the perfect gift for a Coffee Lover?  Let me help  you ease some of the stress of finding the perfect gift- here are some great ideas- shop early and then sit back and enjoy the Holidays! Enjoy Shopping !! Koa Coffee Check out this great three pack of Coffee! Or how about the Koa Coffee Air-Tight Stainless Steel Coffee Storage Canister   2. Tabula Tua Do you know someone…

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Gifts for A Brewmaster-10 Great Gift Ideas!

Gifts for A Brewmaster-10 Great Gift Ideas!

Finding the perfect gift for the Brewmaster! Don’t look now but Christmas is right around the corner and we are faced again with the struggle of finding the perfect gift for the men in our life….husband, father, brother, son, uncle, co-worker so many different people to buy the perfect gift for.  Or maybe your Brewmaster is a female–look no further I got you! So who has someone who is a brewmaster?  Who is wondering what a Brewmaster is? What is…

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Planning the Perfect Holiday Party-15 Steps to help you plan a stress-free party!

Planning the Perfect Holiday Party-15 Steps to help you plan a stress-free party!

Planning the Perfect Holiday Party- there are so many stressors already during the holidays if you are planning a party of any size here are some items to help make it easier for you! October is here, and that means Halloween, then November and Thanksgiving and then December and Christmas.  Which means…Holidays!!! And PARTIES whether formal or informal everyone wants them to be successful and as stress-free as possible. Here are some tips for setting up a successful get together:…

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Beartree Park-Spend a day surrounded by bears and beautiful gardens

Beartree Park-Spend a day surrounded by bears and beautiful gardens

Beartree Park is a beautiful park filled with bears and amazing gardens.   The park has something for everyone and is a very pleasant way to spend a day in South Korea. We first visited this Park in late November, it was cold and rainy and let’s just say I was hoping we could come back under better circumstances.   I could tell  that the park would be beautiful in the summer months, so it was with great joy that on a…

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Jeju Island- 3 days of amazing waterfalls, cliffs and beaches

Jeju Island- 3 days of amazing waterfalls, cliffs and beaches

Since moving to Korea in 2015 visiting Jeju Island has been on my bucket list.  When I was speaking with the insurance representative at USAA before I left Texas, even he recommended that I visit the island that is called “the Hawaii of the Pacific”.  Well, who doesn’t want to visit a smaller version of Hawaii! Jeju Island – Bucket list item With the long Labor Day weekend coming up I started looking for tickets to Jeju Island at the…

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Hayesville North Carolina- 2 weeks of making connections and having fun!

Hayesville North Carolina- 2 weeks of making connections and having fun!

Giving back to others and making connections is one of the best feelings in the world.  Community Service is so gratifying, if you haven’t done it lately, please give it a try! Sometimes as you rush through a normal day without knowing it,  you may miss an opportunity to make a difference in someone’s life or open yourself up to having someone make a difference in your life.  Throughout the post I am going to put pictures of notes people…

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Alpine Helen- 1 Day of pure fun!

Alpine Helen- 1 Day of pure fun!

Looking forward to a day in Germany I recently got the chance to spend 1 day in Alpine Helen, Georgia and it was a fantastic day! After 11 days of working within the community in Hayesville NC, we were ready for a day of MWR. For those who are not military that stands for Morale, Welfare, and Recreation-another words a day of fun and no work!  The mention of a Bavarian village called Alpine Helen in Georgia, snuggled in the…

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The Best of Boryeong Mud Festival -2 weeks of mud and fun!

The Best of Boryeong Mud Festival -2 weeks of mud and fun!

Boryeong Mud Festival is the biggest event on the West Coast of S. Korea, for two weeks Daecheon beach is filled with locals and tourists who love to play in the therapeutic mud. Daecheon Beach Once a year on a long stretch of warm sand – the biggest beach on the west coast of S. Korea (3.5km) the town of Daecheon hosts the Boryeong Mud Festival, loads of mud is trucked from the surrounding area to create a mud-wonderland! The…

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