Cruising with Mickey Day 3! (Castaway Cay and Pirate Night)

Day 3 If you are just starting with us you can catch Day 1 and Day 2 to catch it all 😉 The day we had been waiting for…Castaway Cay!  We had heard and read so much about how amazing DCL’s private island is that we just couldn’t wait to check it out.  When we …

Cruising with Mickey! (our first Disney Cruise on the Disney Dream)

Day 1: Pre-cruise and Embarkation We love cruises.  I get that it’s not some people’s cup of tea, but we just love it.  The ocean breeze, the million food options, the fruity drinks, the ability to visit places for a short time and having fun while getting there.  And most importantly…the people watching.  Cruises are …

Hotels – Ritz Carlton Amelia Island, Amelia Island, FL

We have always loved a good road trip. I know, I know...you love them or you hate them. For some people, the thought of a long drive sounds like a nightmare. For others, it sounds like a fun adventure. We are the "adventure" people when it comes to road trips. We were headed on a …

Roadside America -Courtside Dreams

As an Indiana native and a fan of all things Basketball, Ben was thrilled to visit a few basketball dream sites. For those who aren't familiar with Indiana and basketball, just hear what Dr. James Naismith (the inventor of basketball) said on a 1925 visit to Indiana: “While the game was invented in Massachusetts, basketball …

Weekend Trip – Boat rental in Deep Creek, MD

We live near a "lake" called Cheat Lake in Northern WV. We are not boat owners because we know that we travel too often to use our own boat regularly. We still want that boat experience every now and again. We have looked into renting a boat on our lake, but on this particular weekend …

Harbor Hotel, Chautauqua Lake – Hotel Review

According to their website, the Harbor Hotel is "located on the southeastern shores of Chautauqua Lake in the village of Celoron, NY, Chautauqua Harbor Hotel brings a new level of luxury accommodations and world-class service to western New York." It, "offers you supreme comfort and a wealth of modern amenities making it the perfect vantage …

Weekend Trip -Land o’Lakes (Chautaqua and Conneaut to be exact) Part 2

Upon arriving back at Chautauqua Lake we decided to head back to Bemus Point because it seemed to be the most "touristy" spot on the lake. It was getting close to dinner so we perused Trip Advisor to find the best local spot. Our primary goals were 1. Outdoor Dining and 2. Lake views. We …

Weekend Trip – Land o’Lakes (Chautaqua and Conneaut to be exact) Part 1

We live in a land where we are super accessible via road trip to tons of exciting adventures. Sometimes on a summer weekend we just can't decide what to do and we have the travel bug too much to stay at home. On about a Wednesday we started to get the itch, so we started …

Who We Are

The Guillows Hello. We are The Guillows. We are a family of three (+ one pup) who live in Morgantown, West Virginia. We both work busy jobs: Rebekah is a Physician Anesthesiologist at WVU hospital while Ben is HR Manager for a chemical manufacturing company. Roseanne is our precious daughter, and she is a well …