October 24, 2014

15 Unique Vacation Rentals Your Kids Will Love

bungalows

I’ve booked vacation rentals on sites like HomeAway and FlipKey a number of times. Over the summer, we stayed in this Montreal townhouse. I’ve also reserved places to stay in Prague, Vienna and Kissimmee (FL). If you click through any of these links, you’ll see that the rentals are pretty standard. But, if you hunt around a bit, you’ll find […]

Free Ebook: 100 More Activities to Do as a Family this Summer

100 More Activities-Square

I’m excited to let you know that my second ebook, 100 More Activities to Do as a Family this Summer, is now available to all Kidventurous subscribers. As a follow-up to last year’s 100 Activities to Do as a Family this Summer, my second ebook is filled with even more tips, advice and ideas to help you have a fun and […]

5 Must-See Life-Size Gingerbread Houses

gingerbread house

We may have enjoyed making our little gingerbread house as a family on Sunday at Gaylord National outside Washington, DC, but what we created is nothing compared to these life-size gingerbread houses that have popped up at hotels across the country. Take a look at five worth checking out: River City Casino & Hotel (St. Louis, MO) Head over to […]

All About Animals: 4 Museums Your Kids Will Love

bunny museum

I love fun and quirky museums, and so do my kids. We also love animals, so it’s a perfect match to find fun museums dedicated to some of our favorite animals, like dogs and bunnies. Take a look at four museums all about animals that your kids will love. Fairview Farm Goat Museum (Dallas, OR) Adjacent to the Fairview Farm […]

Free Ebook: 100 Activities to Do as a Family this Summer

100 activities

I’m excited to let you know that I’ve finished my first ebook, and it’s available for free to everyone who subscribes to Kidventurous. It’s called 100 Activities to Do as a Family this Summer and it’s filled with tips, advice, even mobile apps, guides and books to help you have a fun and family-centered summer. Take a look at a […]

3 Places to Go Where it’s Christmas Every Day

Santa's Village

Okay, so it’s not even Thanksgiving yet, but if you and your kids are already starting to think about Santa, elves and reindeer, then you may want to pay a visit to one of these Christmas-themed hotels and amusement parks. Oh what fun it is to ride in a one-horse open sleigh…nearly every day of the year. The Inn at […]

Austin with Kids: 5 Must-Do Activities (Murals, Junk, Food Trucks)

cathedral of junk

When you think about Austin, Texas, what springs to mind? A fantastic music scene? Diehard football fans? Amazing barbecue? Well, yes, we have all three, but Austin is also an incredible place to visit with your family. After 10 years of life in the Dallas/Fort Worth suburbs, we recently made the move to a much different scene in Austin. While […]

5 Fun & Tasty Food Museums

idaho potato

Want to take your kids to a museum that’s fun, quirky, educational and all about one of their favorite (or not so favorite) foods? Then, stop in one of a handful of fun museums in the U.S. that are dedicated to food, whether the potato, the banana or even SPAM. Take a look at five museums worth checking out: Idaho […]