6 Reasons to Choose Car Travel Over Flying

Unless you’re a bird, choosing car travel over flying to your destination in an airplane holds many benefits. I’ll admit that the luxury of soaring through the air, being served soft drinks in tiny cups, and arriving faster at my destination does hold appeal for me, but I’ve found that there are many upsides to enjoy a car road trip over flying. Unless the distance is more than about 10 hours, my family chooses car travel for a myriad of reasons. There are certain things that traveling by plane eliminates from the experience of traveling, and those important parts of a journey should be enjoyed. If you’re debating on flying or sticking with traveling by car read 6 Reasons to Choose Car Travel Over Flying !

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Save Money on Gas With These Tips

Looking to Save Money on Gas? You’ve come to the right place! We can ALL use tips on ways to trim the excess from our budgets. It’s that time of year again where gas prices rise in anticipation of all those trips everyone will be taking, so strategies to save money on gas are especially helpful for drivers. My family always sees an increase in our fuel budget in the Spring and Summer. It’s bad enough that I’m buying new warm-weather clothes for my entire household and paying school registration stuff for next fall already, so I’m always looking for ways to keep costs elsewhere on our financial spreadsheet at bay. Check out these tips I’ve compiled and evaluated for you: How to Save Money on Gas Be sure to follow my Herd Management Travel Board on Pinterest for even more articles on making your vacations the best ever!

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Healthy Ways to Treat Yourself

In the midst of the craziness of our daily lives we often forget to take care of ourselves. If you’re like me, you sometimes choose vices rather than finding healthy ways to treat yourself. For many of us, dulling the pain of a stressful day includes cocktails, chocolate, or retail therapy, which satisfies an immediate need but winds up biting us in the rear! By thoughtfully planning out ways to indulge ourselves and finding stress-relieving outlets that are constructive, we can prevent the pitfalls of impulse-soothing and curb the self-loathing regret of bad decisions! Here are a few of the strategies I’m employing for myself, and I urge you to try them, too! Healthy Ways to Treat Yourself 1) Music Therapy- Create an uplifting playlist on your phone, and then make a wish list of happy, upbeat songs that you don’t currently own. Whenever you want to reward yourself for accomplishing a goal, buy and download one of those songs and add it to your Get Happy (don’t judge, that’s what mine’s called) playlist! Whenever you listen to this playlist, you’ll be reminded of the great feelings you felt on the occasions that you rewarded yourself with those songs, so…

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