March 6, 2015

TripAdvisor: 10 Best U.S. Beaches

clearwater beach

A few days ago, TripAdvisor named the 25 Best Beaches in America. I was shocked to learn that I had only been to fewer than half of them. Well, I’ve never been to Hawaii, and seven of the beaches are in Hawaii, so that’s one reason. If you’re a beach-goer, I think you’ll find that all of the beaches are […]

15 More Unique Vacation Rentals Your Kids Will Love

autocamp santa barbara airstream trailer

Back in September, I let you know how much I enjoy staying in vacation rentals and shared a variety of really cool vacation rentals in my post, 15 Unique Vacation Rentals Your Kids Will Love. Well, in the last few months, I’ve seen so many more cool places to stay with your kids that I just had to share. Take […]

4 Unexpected Things to Do with Kids in Mexico’s Riviera Maya

riviera maya - tulum

Families around the world love Mexico’s Riviera Maya as a beach vacation destination. The Riviera Maya stretches along the eastern coast of Mexico, starting in Cancun and extending south through Playa del Carmen almost all the way to Tulum. Blessed with beautiful white sand beaches and crystal-clear blue Caribbean water, the Riviera Maya is ideal for long, lazy days at the […]

20 Really Cool Things Your Kids Can Do in National Parks

snowshoeing tour

I was halfway through writing this post when I realized that only six months ago I wrote a similar post, 25 Things to Do in a National Park. Well guess what, while those things are must-do’s, these new things are really cool as the title of this blog post suggests. Clearly I love national parks and I love finding and […]

One Thing You MUST Do with Kids in Every U.S. State

wigwam village inn - cave city kentucky

Ask anyone for the one thing you must do with kids in their state and you’ll quickly find that it’s like asking them to tell you which child is really their favorite. But, inspired by this HuffPost article, I pushed, asking friends, family, fellow travel bloggers and state visitors bureaus for that must-do experience to have with kids if you […]

Beyond Theme Parks: Ziplines at Forever Florida

kate zipline forever florida

Over Thanksgiving, we took the kids to Orlando. Of course, we hit the usual must-go spots, like Walt Disney World, LEGOLAND and Universal Orlando (we especially loved The Wizarding World of Harry Potter), but we also took time out to fly down the ziplines at Forever Florida in nearby St. Cloud. So, the day started with me scrambling to get […]

10 Favorite Travel Memories of 2014

snowshoeing in michigan

I was thinking about putting together a 2014 wrap-up post and then I saw my awesome friend Rebecca’s Top 10 Travel Moments of 2014 and that sealed it for me. She had a fantastic travel year, and I’m fortunate to say that so did I. Take a look at my 10 favorite travel memories from the last year. 1. In February, I […]

5 Must-Do Holiday Activities with Kids

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It’s hard to believe that there are only ten days until Christmas. There are still so many holiday attractions and events to see and do. Take a look at five of my favorites: 1. Christmas Markets. You don’t need to fly to Europe to enjoy the magic, the twinkling lights and the gluhwein of a Christmas Market. There are some […]

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