How Candles In A Church I Don’t Belong To Help Me Find My Way Home

Italy. The answer is Italy. If you caught last week’s column, Dear Reader, you left me stuck on a mountain top in Oman with a husband who was using frequent flyer miles prowess to get us home. “How about Milan?” he piped up as he worked his booking voodoo. He found a beautiful hotel and two first class seats through Dubai into Milan. For pennies, as he’s apt to do. “We can tour the city. We can go to Lake

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This Is The Last Place I Ever Expected To Spend My Wedding Anniversary

This is the last place I ever imagined I’d spend my wedding anniversary. On top of a mountain. In Oman. Go ahead and look on a map. I had to. We’re talking the other side of the globe. A tiny country bordered by The United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, and Yemen. Yeah, Yemen. Which my husband insisted we would only end up in if we took a wrong turn. Welcome to the latest travel creation of the man I’ve come

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How MilesHusband’s Biggest Points Redemption Ever Waited Behind This Hotel Door

Points redemption. Two words that give MilesHusband goosies. Basically, it’s the math you do to figure out how much value each point or mile brings you when you cash it in for a flight, a hotel, or heaven forbid, a camera or magazine subscription. And off the top, I have to say, “Thank you, Chase Ultimate Rewards!” as these points made this great story possible. More on how to earn those at the bottom of this post. For now back

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Jet Airways Gifts Free Lifetime Flights For Baby Born Mid-Air

India’s Jet Airways wins “Most Creative Baby Gift for a newborn passenger. And, by “newborn passenger,” this little tike wins “Most Dramatic Entrance.” The BBC reports the baby boy was born on a flight from Saudi Arabia to India. Luckily for the baby and new mom, there was a nurse onboard who was able to assist the crew when the woman went into premature labor at 35,000 feet. The baby is healthy and was taken to a hospital when the

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Check Out The Most Luxurious First Class Airlines In The World

“You need to show what First Class really looks like,” Miles Husband is saying to me as we work across from each other at our dining room table. You want to see first class, you should see our home office. Actually, you shouldn’t. You should see the fantasy trips he plans for us from the messy dining room table. He came across this video that gives a glimpse at the best First Class products in the world. Notice none of

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MilesHusband Finds Amazing Summer Ireland Flights From West Coast

How does a luxury flight to Ireland this summer sound? MilesHusband has found a frequent flyer deal on Aer Lingus you should checkout. There still are dates available July and August from LA or SFO in Aer Lingus’ brand new, fully-lie flat business class seats and brand new catering. Why are MH’s eyes popping? He’s sitting across our dining room table telling me, “These awards are usually nearly impossible to obtain non-stop from West coast. This is first time I have seen

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How Our Family Earned 60,000 Bonus Miles In 2016 Buying Stuff We Were Going To Buy Anyway

“How do you earn so many miles?” That’s a big question our family gets all the time. Miles Husband says it’s time to explain one of his most important, successful techniques to you. Remember this scene from the movie, “The Graduate?” In that same spirit, Miles Husband just wants to say one word to you. Just one word. “Portals.” Yes, portals. It’s how we shop for almost everything. Online shopping portals. It’s how you can make your miles multiply like

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My Family’s Shameful Travel Confession

Pressure. I’m feeling it. The need to declare allegiance to a team. To claim certain values. A way of life. Hold your political horses. You know we don’t go there in this space. And yet, With summer vacation wrapping up, another round of trips ready to post in the digital scrapbook, There feels this need to own, Honestly own, Where I fall in one of life’s big questions. Do you travel or do you vacation? Because, Dear Reader, you know

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How Your Grocery Shopping Can Earn You Mega Frequent Flyer Miles

Grocery shopping. I do it. You do it. We all gotta do it. And most weeks your eyes pop at what you’re spending to feed yourself and your family. But what if all those purchases could be earning you mega frequent flyer miles? That’s how it works around here. We always get asked, “How do you collect so many frequent flyer miles without flying?” The simple answer is it’s all in how we spend the money we’re going to spend

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How Your Pets Can Earn You Miles And Save You Big Money

  Everyone in our family helps to earn miles and points. Even our pets! Now you can do the same. Of course, being the crazy pet lover, this is money you’re going to spend anyway. So why not take a couple extra steps, save money and earn miles? Miles Husband explains how it works in this video featuring a special guest. Here are the steps with links: Go to GiftCardRescue.com. Buy e-gift cards, for Petsmart using your favorite miles-earning credit card.

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