Petite Retreats: Checking In at Leavenworth Tiny House Village

* This post is in collaboration with Petite Retreats and Leavenworth Tiny House Village.  I received a complimentary stay in exchange for a review.  As always, all opinions are my own.

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I've always wanted to stay in a Tiny House. I finally got my wish this past weekend! I and my friend Patti took a trip to Leavenworth WA, in partnership with Petite Retreats. It was an amazing escape from the burbs to enjoy nature.

Cruise Norwegian's Newest Incredible Ship: The Bliss

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Photographer: Jojo Dusvitch


*This post is in collaboration with Norwegian Cruise Lines. I 'm receivng a comped cruise for I and a guest, in exchange for blog and social media content. All opinions are my own.

Ahoy Mates! The press trip cruise, I've been talking about is coming up shortly! Before I set sail, I wanted to share some unique and exciting features of Norwegian's newest luxury liner. The ship is the newest member of liner's "Breakaway Plus' Class vessels. This amazing city at sea was custom built, to give you the ultimate cruising experience.  

7 Mistakes to Avoid When Planning a Cruise

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It's hard to believe the year is almost half over, and the summer travel season is only 6 weeks away.  I'm sure you already have your vacay planned. If not, why not consider a cruise?! It's not too late to find a great deal, and set sail to the place of your dreams!