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Category - Fall

3 New England Destinations You Should Visit On A Fall Road Trip

Acadia National Park

In 2009, I moved from Southern California to New England. My eyes were set on New York City, but after spending the Summer driving around the country, the idea of moving to a big city again didn’t feel right. It also didn’t help that I found myself re-connecting with an old boyfriend  (who would eventually become my husband) on a road...

Morikami Lantern Festival: In The Spirit of Obon

Morikami Lantern Festival

October was a really busy month for us. There were Fall festivals, Halloween activities, but high on our list was to go to the Lantern Festival at the Morikami Museum and Japanese Garden in Delray Beach, Florida. The lantern floating ceremony is Japan’s “homage to ancestors who return for a brief visit to the living” on Earth. I...