October 17, 2017

Public Art Sculptures Your Kids Will Love (Beans, Blue Bears + Trolls)

If your kids aren’t up for art galleries and exhibitions, why not check out the public art sculptures that can be found in so many cities across the country. Here are just a few that I know will turn their heads. They may not even believe they’re works of art. The Awakening (Washington, DC): Your kids will be in awe […]

Show Me the Money: Taking a Tour of the U.S. Mint

If you’ve ever told your kids that money doesn’t grow on trees, then why not show them where money really is made. The U.S. Mint makes every U.S. coin in circulation and has a visitors center and tours Monday through Saturday at the U.S. Mint facilities in Denver and Philadelphia. In Denver, you and your family can take a guided […]

10 Best U.S. Beaches: Siesta Key is #1

USA Today reported that “Dr. Beach,” aka Steven Leatherman, a professor at Florida International University, named Siesta Key the best beach in the U.S. Located on Florida’s Gulf Coast, near Sarasota, it was the sugar white sand that led this beach to victory this year, as well as affordable family restaurants. I’m a big fan of white beaches with soft, […]

Blue Star Museums: Free Admission for Military Families (More than 1,300 Museums)

Earlier this month, I told you about Bank of America’s Museums on Us program, which offers Bank of America customers free admission to more than 150 museums, zoos and science centers nationwide once a month (the next free weekend is June 4-5). Well, today I learned about the Blue Star Museums initiative, which offers active duty military and their families […]

Get In Free: 150 Museums, Zoos & Science Centers Across the Country (This Weekend)

What are you doing this weekend? It’s the first full weekend of the month, so that means Bank of America customers get free admission to 150 museums, zoos, science centers and botanical gardens in 85 cities across the country as part of Bank of America’s Museums on Us program. No strings attached. Now in its 14th year, the Museums on […]