Eat the World DXB

Each year there is an event that I feel is specially made for foodies, the Dubai Food Festival. With three kids in tow I was not able to participate heavily in the food extravaganzas but eat the World DXB sounded like a neat event to take part in. Eat the World DXB is only a small portion of the full food festival. The festival is a promotion of sorts of the restaurants and dining available…

Go Inside the Gateway Arch in St Louis!

When I was young my family didn’t do a lot of traveling. We spent a lot of time at home during the summers and spring break. We did occasionally go camping in central Florida for Christmas when the weather was typically more dry and temperatures cooler. The first time I traveled farther than Ocala, Forida was when I was 17 and we drove to Iowa for the State Fair. As an adult, I…

See Bison in Iowa!

In between the corn fields there are some pretty neat things in Iowa. Like bison, I did not know that there were bison in Iowa. How cool! If you thought they are extinct then you are mistaken, they are not. The Neil Smith National Wildlife Refuge ┬áis in Prairie City, Iowa. First of all, the bison, we got to see some! They were a little away from the car though, so they were like giant…