American Roadtrip | Illinois – The Home of Abraham Lincoln & Chicago

With a son named Lincoln it’s hard not to see his name everywhere while travelling through America, and we thought it would be silly not to learn more about the most famous ‘Lincoln’ while we were there.  Continue reading “American Roadtrip | Illinois – The Home of Abraham Lincoln & Chicago”

American Roadtrip | Oklahoma – A Special Sporting Event

There is just one Kiwi (New Zealander) currently playing in the NBA, Steven Adams, and he plays for the Oklahoma City Thunder. When we looked into the playing schedule and found we could make it to Oklahoma for the team’s last home game of the season, we knew we had to make the journey.

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American Roadtrip | Mississippi & Louisiana – More Southern Style

After having such a great time in the Southern states last year, we were excited to be returning…. and it was now crawfish season!!

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American Roadtrip | Florida – Crystal Clear Springs and the Hope of Seeing a Manatee

After a reasonable amount of driving we were happy to get to Florida and some warm weather. We didn’t have a lot of time to spend in this state but we were hoping to experience our first swim of the season and hopefully also see some manatees for the first time.

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American Roadtrip | Massachusetts – The Boston Freedom Trail and the Red Sox

Boston was somewhere we were very excited to visit and explore and even though we only had two full days here we got the most out of them.

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American Roadtrip | Petsitting in Rhode Island

With being on the go so much in America we hadn’t found any petsitting assignments that fitted our busy schedule. But when one came up for 10 days in the new year we jumped at the opportunity. Our first petsitting assignment in America took us to the smallest state – Rhode Island.

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