Boulder, CO -> Des Moines, IA -> Flint, MI – Epic Road Trip Days 3 & 4


After spending an awesome night in Boulder…, Adam and I kicked the driving part of the first week of our road trip into high gear. We had decided that we would take a detour North

Quality Inn & Suites Boulder Creek: Boulder, Colorado

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As I shared recently, we selected the Quality Inn & Suites Boulder Creek for our quick visit to Boulder, Colorado. My only regret about this hotel is that we did not have more time to spend in it and in…

Beaver, UT -> Boulder, CO – Epic Road Trip Day 2

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When we woke up on the morning of July 8th at the Comfort Inn in Beaver…, it became clear to me that a pattern for our Road Trip mornings would be set.

Fresno, CA –> Beaver, OR — Epic Road Trip Day 1


As I shared in my introductory post…, I didn’t sleep well the night before we left on our big adventure. When the time came to hit the road, Greg saw us off with a commuter mug full of strong

Epic Road Trip 2014 – An Introduction

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Yes, we’ve been home for nine days now, and in typical Lisa fashion, a few of my bags and parcels from my “Epic Road Trip”… with my nineteen-year-old son Adam are still unpacked. And so, as it turns out, are

Faith on the Move: Dr. Tim Prince

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Catholic Tourists travel through life from unique and fascinating vantage points. Today’s “Faith on the Move” interviewee is Tim Prince, a Catholic physician and an avid traveler. …

Tourist Scams to Avoid This Summer


The following infographic from (a travel site to help you search for discount airfares…) ┬áis making the rounds — it offers a vast array of helpful tips to help ensure that you don’t fall prey to “bad

Comfort Inn & Suites: Beaver, Utah — Rooms with a View

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The very first stop on our recent massive road trip… set a high bar for hotel rooms along the way. I want to state up front that my standards for a road trip hotel are vastly different than they would

Road Trip Commences — Three Early Lessons

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If you follow me on Twitter or Instagram…, you already know that I’ve embarked on the adventure of a lifetime. My 19 year old son Adam and I left home bright and early last Monday (7/7) on a fantastic

Faith on the Move: Fr. Jay Finelli

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This week, we’re blessed to have another priest as our interview subject for Faith on the Move! Fr. Jay Finelli is based in Rhode Island, but has traveled the world.
Fr. Jay shares that his first trip to Rome gave …