Nine Family Favorite Attractions in San Diego


The minute you arrive in San Diego you will more than likely be greeted with sunny blue skies and warm temperatures with frequent cool coastal breezes.  It truly is picture perfect.  In addition to the gorgeous weather, San Diego also offers many fun family attractions that show off the city’s proud heritage and culture.  My […]

My Final Trip With My Dad

George Scofield
September 7, 1946 - October 19, 2015

One month ago today, October 9, 2015, my Dad and I ventured out together for what would be our last road trip.  The trip wasn’t a vacation that we had excitedly counted down to like in the past when we traveled to San Diego, Washington, DC or Charleston.  Vacationing with my Dad was so much […]

Yankee Stadium Tour


Major League Baseball never was a big part of my life growing up because New Orleans didn’t have a Major League Team.  Plus I grew up with all girls and a Dad that would rather be fishing than watching sports unless it was the New Orleans Saints.  I first became a Yankee fan early in […]

Toronto’s Must See Family Attractions


Our road trip through Western New York state and Canada included many new pit stops. We were very excited for our two days in Toronto because we planned on cheering on our beloved New York Yankees that were scheduled to play the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre.  We were also excited because we had […]

Where We Have Been

UNITED STATES      New England         Massachusetts              Norman Rockwell, America’s Illustrator              Quacking Through Boston              America’s Oldest Restaurant              The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame       […]

Travel Tips


Connect with the State Department before you travel abroad.  On April 29, 1975 in Vietnam, Irving Berlin’s seasonally uncharacteristic, White Christmas hit the airwaves via Saigon’s Armed Forces Radio.  The musical selection was a pre-arranged code to trigger a massive, dramatic American evacuation.  Today social media now can get the word out quickly when a alert […]