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Front of Plantation on Crystal River resort

Staying at the Plantation on Crystal River in Florida

Plantation on Crystal River is one of the top resorts to stay at in Crystal River, Florida. It is a part of the Ascend Hotel Collection and features amenities such as a pool, bar, restaurant, spa, and more. We recently stayed here during our family trip and absolutely loved our visit. However, here are my tips on how to make the most of your stay at Plantation on Crystal River. 

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Getting through the airport easier - tips for TSA security check point

5 Ways of Getting Through the Airport Easier

Flying can be so much fun and convenient. By taking a plane you can get to further destinations and even other countries much faster. However, going through security and checking in can be a bit hectic at times. Here are five things that you can do to make getting through the airport and to your gate much faster.

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Room at the Tahitian Beach Resort in Treasure Island, Florida

Staying at The Tahitian Beach Resort in Treasure Island, Florida

The Tahitian Beach Resort is such a fun place to stay at right by the beach. Located in Treasure Island Florida, this beachfront resort provides their guests with a wide range of amenities and spacious rooms. Guests can also enjoy restaurants, bars, shops, spa, and other things to do nearby all at a walking distance.

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A family snorkeling at Crystal River at Three Sisters Springs and King Bays swimming with manatees.

Ultimate Guide to Crystal River, Florida: An Adventurous Family Trip

Want to visit the Manatee Capital of the World? Crystal River is the best place in Florida to go swimming with manatees and go scalloping at. This beautiful Florida destination is the perfect family getaway. Find delicious seafood, view gorgeous sunsets, and get an underwater view of the springs with this detailed Crystal River, Florida travel guide and three day itinerary. 

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Best List of Sustainable Mother’s Day Gift Ideas – 2023

With this gift guide I hope to make gift giving a little easier for you with this list of over 40 ethical and sustainable Mother’s Day gift ideas. I hope that it helps inspire you to buy the perfect gift for your mom or that special mom in your life. Whether it is a small or large gift, just know that every mom would be truly thankful for the sweet gift and kind though of making sure it is a sustainable gift as well. 

In this guide I hope to also help you learn more about ethical and sustainable gift giving. I know these two words tend to be thrown around in today’s world like candy but we need to dig a little deeper as to what these terms mean when it comes to gift giving and even exploring a more conscious lifestyle. I will go more into detail about each and share some of the best gift ideas for moms as well.

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Glass bottom boats at Silver Springs. These tours are very popular for visitors of the state park.

Ultimate Guide to Silver Springs State Park

Silver Springs State Park is one of the top 10 Florida state parks to visit. Located in Marion County in the city of Ocala, Florida, you can find this gem. Surrounded by crystal clear waters from Silver Springs and Silver River, you are sure to have stunning landscape, monkey interactions, and even water activities for the entire family to enjoy. 

This state park has become a nature adventure point in Central Florida while also attracting tourists from across the world to experience the serene landscape of Silver Springs. You are also sure to find fun paddling adventures, historic museums, tours on their world famous glass bottom boats and much more.

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a woman sitting on the edge of a waterfall cliff looking down below during a hike in Tennessee.

Ultimate Guide To Eco-Friendly Female Hygiene Outdoors

When I first started hiking I was only a little girl. I usually went hiking or camping with my dad so female hygiene was very minimum. Just the main essentials at the most. Over the years new products have emerged, more awareness, and better guidance. In this post I will be going over the essentials for female hygiene that you will need for any type of outdoor trip along with backpacking hygiene tips and some words of wisdom from two experienced outdoorsy friends.

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photo of the islands at sunrise from the lanikai pillboxes

Guide to Lanikai Pillbox Hike in Oahu, Hawaii

If you are looking for the perfect sunrise hike then Lanikai Pillbox hike is the place to go. This stunning hiking trail is filled with stunning views of Lanikai and Kailua including the picturesque Mokulua Islands. The small town of Lanikai in Oahu, Hawaii is probably by far one of my favorite places on the entire island. The water is a gorgeous turquoise color just like you see in the vacation magazines and it’s so clear. Just absolutely gorgeous. This destination is definitely one that you don’t want to miss if you are visiting the island of Oahu in Hawaii.

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Sunset at Treasure Island beach.

Ultimate Guide to Treasure Island, Florida – A Couple’s Weekend Getaway

Treasure Island is filled with many things to do. It is a perfect couples getaway that is located close to the Tampa Bay and St. Pete area in Central Florida. This little beach vacation destination is such a relaxing spot to unwind, be romantic, and enjoy some local food and drinks. This is probably one of the nicest islands in Florida to visit in this side of the state. In this travel guide you will learn how to plan a beautiful romantic getaway to Treasure Island Florida. 

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Log Cabin Christmas Featuring chrismtas stocking stuffer ideas for campers and hikers

Best Outdoor Stocking Stuffers for Hikers and Campers

The madness of the holidays has arrived. I am here to help you find the best stocking stuffers for hikers, campers, and any outdoor enthusiasts in your life. These items will sure put a smile on your face. In this gift guide you can find so many things to help make their outdoor adventures more fun, safe, cozy, and memorable.

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