April 22, 2017

6 Summer Rental Car Savings Secrets

Are you looking to rent a car for a family trip this summer? Are you looking to cut costs? If so, you’ll want to keep these six summer rental car savings secrets in mind:  1. Use rental car coupon codes. Coupons are a great way to save money on your summer trip. You can take advantage of coupons by using […]

5 Great Summer Lake Resorts for Families

Do you want to spend your summer on the beach without going to the ocean? If so, a lake vacation may make the perfect getaway for you. Here are five great summer lake resorts for families: Golden Arrow Lakeside Resort – Lake Placid, New York Located in the heart of Lake Placid, Golden Arrow Lakeside Resort provides you with a gorgeous […]

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 Summer Vacation Hacks for Families

Are you planning one last family trip this summer? A family trip can seem overwhelming, but it doesn’t need to be. Here are 15 summer vacation hacks for families: 1. Keep your kids entertained on long car rides. Bring art supplies, a portable DVD player, games, mp3 players or books to keep them occupied.  2. Make sure your kids stay […]

Top 10 Things to Do as a Family in New Jersey

There is more to the Garden State than just the Jersey Shore (although that’s fun, too). Whether you are here for the summer, just passing through, or calling New Jersey home, you’ll be happy to know that there are many great things to do as a family. We’re going to explore a few of them. Here are our picks of the […]

Best Packing Tips for Your Summer Family Vacation

When you’re getting ready to leave town, there are plenty of things that may concern you, like how you’re getting to your destination, whether your tickets are booked correctly and if the good weather will hold up. One thing that often gets overlooked is packing. Packing is a necessary evil of having the travel bug. While your kids may think […]

Top 10 Things to Do with Kids in Georgia

Georgia Peaches, Southern Belles, professional baseball and sunshine. What first comes to mind for you when you think of the State of Georgia? With nearly 10 million people, Georgia is the US’ 8th most populous state, so they are bound to have fun things for families to do there! We’ve come up with a list of 10 things to do with kids while […]

The Scoop on Travel Medical Insurance (& My Father’s Heart Attack)

I’ve traveled abroad with my kids several times, including twice on my own with two of my young daughters. I never gave travel medical insurance much thought until my father had a heart attack less than two weeks ago. My dad is in his early-70s. He eats well. He exercises regularly (my dad ran a 5K race with me and […]

Top Kids Safety Items to Have When You Travel

We look forward to mixing up our days when we travel. There are fewer hours spent doing the dishes and more hours spent engaging as a family. However, the days leading up to a vacation can be busy. It always seems like there’s so much to do to plan for the “just in case.” Keeping kids safe when we travel […]

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, […]