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5 Awesome Travel Backpacks for Hags – Video

5 Awesome Travel Backpacks for Hags – Video

In this video, Travel Hag, Mindie Burgoyne shares 5 awesome travel backpacks she uses for travel and everyday use. Three are by Vera Bradley Company, one is by Sakroots and the fifth one is by Evecase and doubles as a camera bag. 5 Awesome Travel Backpacks Every Hag Can Use   […]

 
 

Gardeners Headed to Maine – Stop at the Statue Factory

Gardeners Headed to Maine – Stop at the Statue Factory

The Statue Factory in Kenduskeage, Maine is about 30 minutes from Bangor. It’s a small business owned by Lorraine Henderson who has been manufacturing concrete garden art – with the help of her husband for over 20 years. Dan and I have been buying pots, columns and statuary from them […]

 
 

My Name is Mindie B. and I’m a Vera Bradley Addict

Vera Bradley Hipster Crossbody in Heather

I admit it. I am a Vera Bradley addict – a Vera Bradley freak. My 30-something children all make fun of my flowery, paisley, vibrantly colored quilted bags that I carry around everywhere. I had to unsubscribe from Brad’s Deals because they feature a Vera Bradley sale every two weeks that […]

 
 

#6 The Crumpton Sale – World’s Largest Weekly Auction

Doll at the Crumpton Auction ~ photo by Nancy Soshinsky

Part of the 100 Things to Do Between the Bridge and the Beach Series Every Wednesday hundreds of antique dealers, junk buyers, deal seekers, gawkers and shop-a-holics head for largest weekly auction in the world – YES, that’s WORLD. Dixon’s Furniture Auctions is located in Crumpton, Maryland on the Eastern […]

 
 

#2 Unicorn Books – 30,000 Used and Rare Books

Unicorn Books, Ocean Hwy (westbound), Trappe, MD - Talbot County

Unicorn Books in Trappe, Maryland Part of the 100 Things to Do Between the Bridge and the Beach series       For 30 years, Unicorn Books has been located on the west bound side of Route 50 between Easton and Cambridge.  Who would guess that there are over 30,000 […]

 
 

Buy Local Schmocal – Retailers Need to Get Online

Homemade Snow Man Hat - from Lara English's Etsy Shop

When I organize our Travel Hag Adventures, I’m committed to the Buy Local movement.  Whenever possible, we support local, privately owned businesses when we shop, eat, rent gear, or stay overnight (if affordability allows).  Buying local helps to preserve communities and build local economies, and tourists are often big factors […]

 
 
 
 
 

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