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...

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...

5 tips for eating healthy while traveling

Eating healthy while traveling isn't as difficult as you might think. With a little pre-planning, you can not only eat...

Things to do in wonderful Wahpeton, North Dakota

Admittedly, we didn’t expect we’d find many things to do in Wahpeton, North Dakota. It’s a small town in the southeast...

Join us on our first Friends of Postcard Jar Cruise!

Friends of Postcard Jar Cruise...updated April, 2022 Come sail away with us on our first Friends of Postcard Jar...
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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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Where we’re traveling this week (hint: it’s warm there)

Where we’re traveling this week (hint: it’s warm there)

Updated April 8, 2022 We are back in Florida this week to spend some time in the Keys and then cruise the Eastern Caribbean on the Celebrity Reflection. Ann may be having one or more surgeries in the next few months, so we’re taking advantage of this time between...

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Is “The Retreat” worth it on Celebrity Cruises?

Is “The Retreat” worth it on Celebrity Cruises?

Is Celebrity Cruises' "The Retreat" worth it? We see this question asked often online. In our opinion, if the price tag fits your budget, it is totally worth it. The Retreat is ship-within-a-ship concept offering specialized, upgraded amenities and services for those...

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The most romantic travel experiences for couples

The most romantic travel experiences for couples

Need some ideas for romantic travel experiences and destinations? Whether you're planning a couples weekend getaway or searching for a place to celebrate an anniversary, this post is sure to ignite your imagination and the romance. Here are a few of the most romantic...

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