Articles By: Milli Thornton

SITE OWNER Milli Thornton started Milliver’s Travels in 2009. With her fun and encouraging style, she manages a staff of 10+ and also welcomes guest bloggers who follow the guidelines for submission. Milli is the author of 'Fear of Writing: putting the fun back into writing.' Read more about her writing career and travel exploits by visiting 'About Milli' here at Milliver's Travels or her author website, millithornton.com

5 Highly Effective Natural Remedies to Pack When You Travel

5 Highly Effective Natural Remedies to Pack When You Travel
Story by Milli Thornton. Feature photo © Liz Van Steenburgh. Don’t let your dream vacation turn sour. Pack natural remedies to help you avoid cold, flu, sinus infection or the discomforts of stomach bloat. Please consult your wellness practitioner before trying anything new for your health that...
February 20th, 2014 | HEALTH, TRAVEL PREP | Read More

4x4ing with BJ in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, New Mexico

4x4ing with BJ in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, New Mexico
Story by Milli Thornton. Photos Copyright © Milli Thornton. BJ is a rugged black guy who recently joined the family. Short for Beast Junior, BJ is Brian’s 1987 Jeep Wrangler, bought from a friend in California who has upgraded to a Jeep Rubicon. BJ is junior to an ancient, rustified, mastodon...
October 6th, 2013 | STAFF, 4x4ing, ★ Rewind 1 | Read More

Welcome to New Mexico

Welcome to New Mexico
Story by Milli Thornton. Photos Copyright © Milli Thornton & Steve Nazelrod. IN A PERFECT WORLD, and for continuity’s sake, this post would have come less than a week after my Goodbye, Ohio story, consecutively showing the place we left behind (Youngstown, Ohio) and the old, familiar place...
March 10th, 2013 | STAFF, NEW MEXICO | Read More

London Calling . . .

London Calling . . .
Story by Milli Thornton. Photos Copyright © Jo Abram. Feature photo (right): Camden Lock Market EVER SINCE ITS inception in the summer of 2009, Milliver’s Travels has been a place where myself, my staff and guest writers share stories and photos based on travels we’ve already taken. But...
February 27th, 2013 | STAFF, SHOPPING, THE UK | Read More

Goodbye, Ohio

Goodbye, Ohio
Story by Milli Thornton. Photos Copyright © Milli Thornton & Brian Williams. Feature photo: Sunset, Berlin Lake, Ohio This time tomorrow the Penske truck will be sitting in our driveway while the movers load our goods and chattel. By afternoon we’ll be heading off for New Mexico by road,...
February 20th, 2013 | STAFF, USA MAINLAND, MEMORIES | Read More

Selah Restaurant: Dining in a Bank Vault

Selah Restaurant: Dining in a Bank Vault
Story by Milli Thornton. Photos Copyright © Brian Williams. Selah Restaurant is located in an old bank building at 130 S Bridge Street, downtown Struthers, Ohio. It’s a hometown restaurant with big city flair! Designed rooms, original photography, brass teller cages, a walk-in vault, full bakery...
February 16th, 2013 | STAFF, USA MAINLAND, DINING, QUIRKY PLACES | Read More

A Milliver’s Travels Historic Moment: First-Ever Staff Meetup!

A Milliver’s Travels Historic Moment: First-Ever Staff Meetup!
Story by Milli Thornton. Photos Copyright © Ann McElfresh. Feature photo by Milli. STAFF WRITERS who blog for Milliver’s Travels live in Canada, Romania, the UK, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Florida and California. Needless to say, we are a virtual community. We know one another from Twitter...
July 13th, 2012 | STAFF, USA MAINLAND, DINING, MEMORIES, OUR FOODIE | Read More