Traditional anniversary gift ideas for couples who love to travel

Looking for traditional anniversary gift ideas for a couple who likes to travel? We've got you covered. For the first...

Nine tips to avoid gaining weight on a cruise

Want to know how to avoid gaining weight on a cruise? Truth be told, we’ve been on 13 cruises and gained weight on...

Our first Friends of Postcard Jar Cruise is happening!

Come sail away with us on our first Friends of Postcard Jar Cruise! We would love for you to join us (Steve and Ann)...

In memory of my friend, Amy Schmitt

Two years ago today, I lost one of my best friends. I didn't write about then. It was too difficult. My friend, Amy...

Is cruising safe and will we cruise again?

Is cruising safe and will you get on a cruise ship again? These are two questions we’ve been asked a lot lately, as...
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Welcome, friends!

We’re Steve & Ann Teget, and Postcard Jar is our blog where we inspire you to take the next step on your journey. Whether you’re traveling to a new destination, developing a healthier lifestyle, or just surviving the day and getting dinner on the table, we are here for you. As a couple of empty-nest midwesterners, we are making the most of midlife and sharing our authentic stories here and on social media @postcardjar.

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20+ best things to do outdoors in Pawhuska, Oklahoma

20+ best things to do outdoors in Pawhuska, Oklahoma

We've compiled this list of the 20 best things to do outdoors in Pawhuska, Okla. Whether you're in town to visit the Pioneer Woman's Mercantile, learn about the Osage Nation, or get a glimpse of a Hollywood movie in production, there's plenty to do outside. So if...

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Legends Outlets: One stop for a complete summer wardrobe

Legends Outlets: One stop for a complete summer wardrobe

Don't you wish buying a complete seasonal wardrobe could be made easier? Well, it can be at Legends Outlets in Kansas City, Kansas. We recently partnered with Legends Outlets to show you how to build your spring/summer capsule wardrobe while only having to park your...

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