Life is Too Short to Drink Cheap Wine

Life is Too Short to Drink Cheap Wine

A year ago, 007 and I used to drink cheap wine. Then we visited Oregon and discovered from a wine tour guide that there really is a difference in a $10 bottle of wine and a $20-$30 bottle. I know what you’re thinking. That tour guide likely made a commission and...
Ragland, AL Population 1,918

Ragland, AL Population 1,918

For my daddy’s recent 80th birthday, I took him on a trip down memory lane. He grew up in Ragland, AL and so for his birthday, we took a drive to his hometown. We started out with a favorite lunch from our hometown favorite, Cafe on Main, in Trussville, AL. This...
Ketchikan, AK

Ketchikan, AK

October was the month of Alaska here on CoziNest and with the saints spiriting away on this All Hallows Eve, I am wrapping up our cruise with a few photos from Ketchikan, AK. If I were dressing up for Halloween on this particular day, I would have been a totem pole...
Formal Night on the Crown Princess

Formal Night on the Crown Princess

I finally get to tell you about Formal Night on the Crown Princess! Unfortunately, life interrupted and I’ve had to skip a few days in the 31 day writing challenge, but the remaining posts will be filled with tips for making your trip to Alaska the best it can...
Photo Gallery of Skagway, AK

Photo Gallery of Skagway, AK

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then I know you’ll agree that the gallery I’m posting today needs little to no commentary. This was my favorite part of our trip. We boarded a train and left Skagway Harbor (at the base of mountain in this picture...
Jewelry Shopping in Alaska

Jewelry Shopping in Alaska

Alaska is all about gold, right? Doesn’t it make perfect sense to purchase a piece of jewelry you will wear forever while vacationing in a state you’ve fallen in love with? Not according to one of our excursion guides. As our tour ended, the captain of the...