50+ things to do on sea days on your next cruise vacation

Worried there won't be things to do on sea days when you cruise? Well, stop it. Stop it right now. We've taken 18...

Join us on our first Friends of Postcard Jar Cruise!

Friends of Postcard Jar Cruise UPDATED 7-28-22 Come sail away with us on our first Friends of Postcard Jar Cruise!  We...

A note to our friends and readers about Ann’s surgery

UPDATE July 23, 6:30 p.m. - After a great first night (photo below), Ann had a rough day two, which is pretty normal....

12 tips for The Pioneer Woman lodge tours

The Pioneer Woman lodge tours are a must-do when you visit Pawhuska, Okla. Ree Drummond and her husband, Ladd,...

Our honest Celebrity Reflection review

This honest review of our Celebrity Reflection Eastern Caribbean cruise will help you decide if this ship and...
empty nest bloggers

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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Three years later: A review of our Chrysler Pacifica

Three years later: A review of our Chrysler Pacifica

Because three years have gone by since we bought it, we thought it might be time to give you an update and review of our Chrysler Pacifica. After all, we've had plenty of time (and about 70,000 miles) to experience all it has to offer. Review of Chrysler Pacifica's...

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Downton Abbey The Exhibition photo gallery

Downton Abbey The Exhibition photo gallery

Downton Abbey The Exhibition took us inside the Crawley family estate and down the steps to the servants quarters. In early 2019, we were invited to visit Downton Abbey The Exhibition in Rosemary Square in West Palm Beach, Fla. Huge Downton Abbey fans, we took our...

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