The Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens

The Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens

It was a long drive from Port Canaveral to Atlanta after our cruise, so we kept an eye out for something to do to break up the trip. Since I like to investigate every zoo we pass for potential bear friends, I looked into the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens, and lo and behold, it has a bear!  Continue reading

What You Need to Shoot the Hooch

Shoot the Hooch

It’s summer in Atlanta, and that can only mean one thing — it’s time to Shoot the Hooch! We have evolved since our Shoot the Hooch adventure last year. This time, we embarked without the help of an outfitter, which means we had to gather the essentials ourselves. And after going tubing practically every weekend so far this summer, we’ve become plenty prepared. So here’s everything you’ll need to set out on the Chattahoochee yourself:  Continue reading

Activities On-board Oasis of the Seas

FlowRider Boogie Board on Royal Caribbean Oasis of the Seas

Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas is a massive ships with more to do than just laze around at the pool all day (though they have plenty of pools and hot tubs so you can do just that if you please). Here’s a list of the kinds of fun activities you can do on-board Oasis of the Seas:  Continue reading