October 20, 2016

Grand Junction: Colorado’s Best-Kept Secret

This past week, I had the opportunity to explore Grand Junction, Colorado. Living on the east coast, I love going out west. Everything is different, the climate, the culture, the landscape. And I especially love Colorado. Just over a year ago, the kids and I explored Steamboat Springs and Estes Park as part of our great big cross-country road trip. I […]

10 Things to Do in Stowe, VT with Kids

While many families flock to Stowe, Vermont for skiing and snow tubing, there’s so much to do in the area when the weather is warm, like hiking, kayaking and fishing. Over the summer, we spent time in Vermont as part of a three-week northeast road trip and we were not disappointed by the Green Mountain State. We stayed in a […]

8 Reasons Why Your Kids Will Love NC’s Outer Banks

If you’re looking to take a fun beach vacation the whole family can enjoy, you may have considered the Outer Banks in North Carolina. With plenty of fun things to do and see, the area can make a great vacation spot for families. Here are eight reasons why your kids will love North Carolina’s Outer Banks: 1. See the history […]

15 Free Things to Do with Kids in Toronto

Are you headed to Toronto? First, don’t forget to bring your passport if you’re coming from the U.S. Next, don’t forget to find ways to cut costs on your getaway. One way to save money is to do as many free things as possible, assuming that they interest you and your family, of course. Take a look at 15 fun, […]

15 Free Things to Do in Chicago with Kids this Summer

Chicago may be a big city, but it doesn’t have to be expensive. In fact, you can even vacation in Chicago and still manage to do plenty of things that don’t cost a dime. take a look at 15 of my favorite free things to do in Chicago with kids. Have fun. 🙂 15 Free Things to Do in Chicago […]

50 Things to Do in & Around Washington, DC Over Winter Break

There’s a lot to do in and around the Washington, DC area with kids, almost too much to do. So, if you live in the area, or are planning to play a visit during the winter holidays, take a look at 50 fun and easy things to do with your kids. 1. Be Like Indiana Jones. Head to the National […]

15 Fun Things to Do with Kids in Bend

Over the summer, the kids and I explored Bend, OR. This was our first time in Oregon and I can easily say that it was one of my favorite stops on our entire cross-country adventure. The weather was fantastic and there was so much to do outside as a family, like tubing and kayaking on the Deschutes River. While in […]

Best “Kids Free” Deals in San Diego

There’s a lot to love about San Diego. The weather is lovely nearly year-round, there are plenty of family-friendly beaches, and now, kids get in free at more than 100 museums, attractions and animal parks throughout the month of October. If you’ve been considering a San Diego getaway, now is the time to make it happen. Not long ago, I […]

20 Most Instagram-Worthy Roadside Attractions

There’s just something about road trips and stopping to take photos at fun and quirky roadside attractions, like Cadillac Ranch in Texas and Foamhenge in Virginia. One of my personal favorites is South of the Border, a road stop in South Carolina. You’ll see colorful billboards, like “Pedro’s Weather Report: Chili Today, Hot Tamale!,” for miles and miles (and miles). If […]

15 Fun Things to Do with Kids in San Antonio

We’re going to San Antonio this summer as part of our cross-country road trip. I’ve never been before, and really, I don’t know much about San Antonio beyond the scene from Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure when Pee-Wee takes a tour of The Alamo to see the basement and find his bicycle. I know, pretty sad, right? So, I’ve been doing a […]