Category Archives: travel

4 Questions to Ask Before Taking a Vacation

Even while on vacation, we are responsible for the things we leave behind:  pets, cars, home, mail.  We are also still responsible for our health.  It’s important to take steps so that you can leave home feeling that things are … Continue reading

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St. Paul’s Cathedral

Check out my giveaway from Stamp ‘N Stitch for a hand-painted long sleeved T for you toddler. Whether you are Catholic or not, whether you believer there is a God or not, whether you like beautiful art or not, St. … Continue reading

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Travel Twin Cities: Choo Choo Bob’s Train Store

Don’t forget to enter my giveaway of MyMemories Suite v.3.  It’s open until noon on Friday, January 27, 2012. At the crossroads of Marshall and Cleveland in St. Paul, you will find a thriving little shopping block.  In this interesting little strip of retail … Continue reading

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Travel Minnesota: History of Stillwater

Don’t forget to enter my giveaway of MyMemories Suite v.3.  It’s open until noon on Friday, January 27, 2012  image courtesy of leclouxt I had no idea where to start my Minnesota history lessons. Minnesota’s history is super diverse.  From the fur traders to … Continue reading

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Travel Minnesota: The Truth

I live in Minnesota, so when I hear that people from far away (i.e. beyond the neighboring states) are interested in visiting Minnesota, I have two reactions.  First of all, I’m shocked.  And secondly, I’m beyond proud. Why am I … Continue reading

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Travel Twin Cities: Wild Rumpus

There’s this little bookstore hidden in Minneapolis. It’s a quaint little place where the books are numerous as are the animals!  Today our cousin Melody with her baby and I with my sweet peas and buddies explored my ideal of a bookstore. Let me … Continue reading

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A New Focus

I have a new purpose for A Traveling Thought.  I love to travel.  One of my dreams and goals for my life is to visit the 6 inhabitable continents. I want to experience culture.  All kinds of culture.  I want to see … Continue reading

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