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Wild roosters of Ybor City, Florida

Ybor is Florida's mardi gras We never thought we would be able to crack one of the worlds hardest riddles while exploring Florida. Before our eyes we witnessed why the chicken crossed the road. It was to escape a honking car as well as reunite with it's rooster of a husband! Craft beer is what initially brought us to Ybor city. So thank you Tampa Bay Brewing Company for putting this town on our radar. The district is located 2…

What we did Tampa, Florida

Why Tampa, Florida? Our adventure to Tampa, Florida was actually my birthday gift from Dana. Many people in our lives thought it was an odd destination for us. Yet, Tampa was merely the beginning and end of our 7 day trip! The city of Tampa is nestled on Tampa Bay and known for much more than white sandy beaches and aquariums. After working out my fingers on Pinterest and google, I actually discovered a large craft beer scene in Tampa.…

5 BIGGEST MISTAKES first time cruisers make

first time cruisers... So recently we found ourselves living up to the title, first time cruiser, and the unknown really freaked me out. My husband actually intended for me to have no part in the planning, as this was a "surprise" birthday trip. Dana began planning the trip and started to feel overwhelmed with the endless options offered for cruises. Another issue presented was the budget. Basically, I run our finances, and I myself planned a surprise vacation back in…

11 clever Craft beer inspired Father’s Day gift ideas

Father's Day gift guide! Whose your craft beer daddy? Every year certain holidays come around, and I feel like gift giving just gets harder. Especially for us would be Father's Day. Some people will always be easier to buy for than others. As you probably already know, we are not conventional gift givers. Due to this fact I try to "one up" myself each year when it comes to shopping for my father. My dad is definitely a decisive shopper…

Fishing for Bubba’s legacy

  Fishing for Bubbas legacy  Ironically, this weekend is not about the fishing. It's not about who gets the biggest fish or even the most. Not to say we don't incorporate a bit of healthy competition!  It's about being together. To commemorate a life lived from the inside of a Jon boat and pay homage to my moms soulmate. A better father than we ever gave him credit for and most importantly, the greatest "papa bear" our children could have…

DRONE FOOTAGE: Shenandoah National Park

 Dana's secret SHENANDOAH birthday getaway This past March we spent some time in Shenandoah national Park after exploring DC for a few days!  We rented a cabin from Shenandoah woods cabin rental http://shenandoahwoods.com which was fantastic and I recommend it to anyone.  Since it's so hard to find areas to safely fly our drone so close to the national park and Dana could not pass up the chance to lift off from our cabin.  We were only about 20 minutes away…

WATCH our first Hiking vlog

Dana and I have recently decided to start vlogging while we hike with our drone.  This week we decided to hike at pigeon Creek http://www.miottawa.org/Parks/pigeoncreek.htm Park which is located in West Olive Michigan,  so the video is casual and chatty I'll give you a look into our personal life a little bit deeper as well as a view of how we use our DJI phantom three professional drone. Got some great aerial footage please head over to our YouTube channel…

Breweries of Chicago

Chicago brewery hop Coming from the Grand Rapids beer scene to Chicago, I had high hopes when it came to brewery hopping. Grand Rapids may be "BEER CITY" but Chicago is a city that truly loves its beer second to their love of sports of course! Within the city itself are around 66 breweries and the "burbs" that surround and are near to chi-town boast a healthy list of 108 breweries! Needless to say, in just a mere 48 hours…

We answer: Frequently googled questions about drones

Eileen and I decided it would be fun to film a new style of YouTube video... rather than always capturing from a drone point of view. She sat me down and set up the canon 7d Mark II, beer in hand we took on the top 10 frequently googled questions about drones! Owning a drone is one of the best decisions we had made as far as a travel and photography investment goes. If you are in the market for…

Lake Michigan | A day spent at the beach

  lake michigan love Here in Western Michigan, the weather is finally transitioning consistently from the aftermath of a winter wasteland into a spring oasis! This past weekend we took advantage of the gift the weather gave us of 70 degree weather for sure! We spent our entire morning  hiking the dunes at one of our favorite Lake Michigan parks. living life unsalted For those of you who are not "michiganders" or living in a state or country near Michigan,…

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