Things to Do in Mobile AL Travel Guide

7 Top Things To Do In Mobile, 21 Best Restaurants, & 1 Amazing Hotel

An in-depth travel guide for the top things to do in Mobile–-check out the best activities, restaurants, & hotels for your next stay in this historic southern U.S. city. 

Fried Green Tomato Appetizer, Crab, & Pimento Cheese Stack Recipe Acre Auburn

Best Ever Fried Green Tomato Appetizer Stack with Pimento Cheese, Gulf Crab, & Remoulade

This fried green tomato appetizer recipe is inspired by one of the most memorable bites I have ever tasted while eating at Acre in Auburn, AL.

Things To Do In Asheville NC

Top 5 Memorable Things to Do In Asheville NC + Where to Eat & Stay

Go-To guide for a memorable visit to this beautiful mountain town featuring the best restaurants, hotels, plus top things to do in Asheville, NC.

Blue Zones Quotes Dan Buettner Longevity

41 Inspiring Quotes from The Blue Zones: 9 Lessons for Living Longer from the People Who’ve Lived the Longest

We all love the quick fix, but the key to longevity is actually longevity. Tweaking your daily life habits to include more natural exercise, less-processed foods, prioritizing mental health each day, and finding and pursuing a purpose that brings you joy. In his book, Dan Buettner distills the lifestyle practices of each Blue Zone into “The Power 9″ and I’ve compiled 41 quotes that shed more light on these lifestyle rituals.

Popular Travel Guides

Fairhope Alabama Point Clear Grand Hotel Travel

Top Things to Do In Fairhope, AL & Why You’ll Love A Stay at The Grand Hotel Point Clear

With so much to see and do in Fairhope, AL, these top tips will help you make the most of your visit. Plus, why you should stay at the Grand Hotel & Resort at Point Clear.

Top Things to do on Hwy 30A Florida Travel Tips

TOP 21 BEST THINGS TO DO ON HWY 30A: Where to Eat, Drink, & Shop

30A Florida guide to the top restaurants & shops in Santa Rosa, Grayton, Watercolor, Seaside, Seagrove Beach, Watersound, & Rosemary Beach…

Top things to do Hawaii Big Island Travel Guide Tips

Top 6 Must-See Things to Do on the Big Island of Hawaii

When you visit the Big Island of Hawaii, be sure to check out these top 6 must-see attractions. Plus, a recommendation for one of the Big Island’s most amazing resorts.

9 Best Bourbon Trail Kentucky

9 Best Bourbon Trail Tours: Regional Travel Guide to Kentucky’s Distilleries

Ready to sip your way through the Kentucky Distilleries along the Bourbon Trail? This in-depth bourbon distillery tour guide will take you through 9 of the best Kentucky distillery tours like Maker’s Mark, Woodford Reserve, Buffalo Trace, Four Roses, Bulleit, & more!

Venice Italy Grand Canal Travel Guide

Ultimate Venice Italy Travel Guide | Helpful Tips for Where to Stay & What to Do

A Venice Italy Travel Guide to must-see attractions like St Mark’s Square & more! This Travel Guide also includes Hotel and Dining Recommendations

St George Island Travel Guide The Road Taken To Florida

The Essential St George Island Travel Guide | Top Tips to Make the Most of Your Stay

An in-depth travel guide to St George Island, Florida with top suggestions for restaurants and things to do while staying on St George Island.

Featured Recipes

Mole Enchiladas Mexican Recipe

Simply Delicious Mole Enchiladas Recipe Inspired by Javier’s

A Mole Enchiladas Recipe that is both simple yet delicious. A tasty way to make a night in feel like a night out. Inspired by Javier’s Mexican restaurant located inside the Aria resort in Las Vegas.

Warm Mushroom Spinach Salad Recipe

A Must-Try Warm Mushroom Spinach Salad Recipe | Inspired by the Hope Farm

This tasty recipe features a caramelized mushroom and onion mixture paired with spinach, strawberries, goat cheese, nuts, in a champagne vinaigrette. This recipe is inspired by The Hope Farm in Fairhope, AL. 


Macadamia Nut Encrusted Fish Recipe | Inspired by Duke’s Canoe Club in Oahu, Hawaii

This recipe is inspired by Duke’s Canoe Club in Waikiki Beach, Oahu! Click for this delicious macadamia nut, parmesan encrusted fish recipe…

Featured books & Quotes

Where the Crawdads Sing Quotes Delia Owens

17 Striking Quotes From Where The Crawdads Sing (with page numbers) By Delia Owens

The existence of this book is proof that anyone can publish a bestselling novel, no matter their age. At 69 years old, Delia Owens published Where the Crawdads Sing in 2018, and by 2019, it was dominating the top of The New York Times Fiction Bestseller list and is now a major motion picture. Check out these top 17 quotes with page numbers.

The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue Quote

20 Unforgettable Quotes From The Invisible Life Of Addie LaRue By V.E. Schwab

Enjoy these top 20 quotes from The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by V.E. Schwab and discover why this book is such a memorable read.

Quotes from Cloud Cuckoo Land by Anthony Doerr

22 Standout Quotes from Cloud Cuckoo Land by Anthony Doerr (with Page Numbers)

Top 22 quotes from Cloud Cuckoo Land by Anthony Doerr (with page numbers). Why this book should be on your next-read list…

Featured Product Reviews

10 day sheet mask facial challenge korean skincare

10-Day Sheet Mask Facial Challenge | What I Learned Along the Way

After 10 days of wearing sheet masks, I’ve learned quite a lot, and not just about my skin. 

Brondell Bidet Jura Roomba Review

Jura, IRobot, & Brondell: 3 Innovative Appliances Worth the Price

Find out why these 3 innovative appliances from Jura, IRobot, and Brondell are worth their hefty price tags. Products worth purchasing again and again. 

Portfolio Features

Tomato Taste Pursell Farms Event Chef Joe Truex

The Great Tomato Taste at Pursell Farms: An Evening to Savor

I love the sun-touched taste of a ripe tomato. But even I was a little skeptical about attending “Tomato Taste” at Pursell Farms, where all four meal courses featured the humble tomato in some form or fashion, even down to the dessert.

Summer Memories

Summer Memories: Discovering a Fountain of Youth in a Simpler time

I remember the first time I tasted honeysuckle—looking at the golden flower, it offered the tiniest drop of sweetness that tasted like summer on my tongue.

Susan Cook The Road Taken To

About the Author

I’m a former English professor turned freelance writer and blogger who loves the thrill of new experiences and the joy that comes through travel, experimenting in the kitchen, reading a new book, and writing. Thank you for stopping by and journeying with me on The Road Taken To…