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Full JetBlue Mint Review: Does it Live up to the Hype?

JetBlue Mint Review Last month JetBlue launched Mint service between San Francisco and Fort Lauderdale. The premium lie-flat experience will be expanding later this year to more domestic and international routes but I was incredibly fortunate that my hometown airport [...]

June 29, 2017 Posts

Did You Know? U.S. Airlines Offer Free 24 Hour Cancellation Policy

You may find an incredible flight deal and want to book it but you first have to consult with your significant other to make sure the date and time works. A few hours later, you go to book the flight [...]

April 18, 2017 Posts

Cancun Flights At A Laughable Cost

In August I registered for the JetBlue #GoForthWithJetBlue Points Match promotion, which matched my Virgin America points to JetBlue points after one roundtrip flight. I didn’t have any Virgin America points so I did what any travel hacker would do and transferred [...]

October 20, 2016 Posts

Wrigley For The Day: Commuting By Plane

This past weekend I went on a same-day return mileage run. The purpose of this trip wasn’t for the bonus miles or to attain elite qualifying miles towards status, it was to experience Wrigley Field, home of the Chicago Cubs. I’ve [...]

April 19, 2016 Posts

Costa Rica Trip Review – Andaz Papagayo

DD Mommy and I recently visited the Andaz Peninsula Papagayo in Costa Rica as many of you know who follow me on social media. Last year we went to Paris and Amsterdam for our 4 year wedding anniversary but this year [...]

April 12, 2016 Posts

Flying With Small Kids: 5 Quick Tips

Traveling with toddler twins who refuse to nap prior to a flight is borderline nightmarish for parents of multiples. This occurred a few weeks ago on our flight back home from Montego Bay. Traveling with small children is no easy task [...]

March 15, 2016 Posts

Date Night: L.A. – Parents Gone Wild

If you were on social media last Friday, you may have noticed some posts I shared with the hashtag #ParentsGoneWild. That’s because, DD Mommy and I took a very quick trip to Los Angeles Friday morning and returned the next [...]

November 9, 2015 Posts

“Nonstop” vs “Direct” Flight – There’s A Difference?

Yes, there is. Many people think that nonstop and direct in referring to flights, have the same meaning. Many people would be wrong on that assumption. A nonstop flight, as its name suggests, flies from one airport to another without stopping. While [...]

October 28, 2015 Posts

My Quick Run To DFW And Back

On Saturday I took a quick trip to Dallas in hopes of completing my American Airlines Elite Status Challenge and making it home on-time for dinner with G&O. Both of these tasks seemed in jeopardy early on. I arrived at Fort Lauderdale airport at 8:30am [...]

August 31, 2015 Posts

The Travel Hacker

I’m a travel hacker. Sounds bad, right? A more politically correct way to describe it is I’m a credit card/miles/points/travel enthusiast who knows a thing or two about how credit scores are compiled, each banks’ credit card products, points earning [...]

August 9, 2015 Posts