Facing My Fear – My TreeUmph! Adventure Course Experience
May20

Facing My Fear – My TreeUmph! Adventure Course Experience

I have always had a fear of heights, even as a young child. I would close my eyes as we crossed bridges, silently sing or count to myself as I rode the chair lift up the ski slope, and stayed as far from the edge as possible when hiking… but I would never let it hold me back from doing and trying new things. Now, as a mama, I want my children to experience as much as they can without any restrictions. I refuse to pass on my silly fear...

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Our Marie Selby Botanical Gardens Experience
May04

Our Marie Selby Botanical Gardens Experience

Recently we took an amazing, multigenerational family trip to Sarasota Florida. We chose this destination because this town has such a chilled out peaceful vibe to it and is filled with fascinating culture and art that I thought it would be the perfect place for my littles to get some grandparent time mixed in with some fun adventures! One of the best activities we did while there was a visit to Marie Selby Botanical Gardens. Marie...

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17 Things To Do In Sarasota Florida in 2017
Apr29

17 Things To Do In Sarasota Florida in 2017

Spring break has just passed and now it is time to start getting excited for summer travels! As I think about the places we have been recently, Sarasota Florida was one of our favorite destinations! We had such a great family trip there that I am already thinking about going back! The weather is usually perfect in the high 80’s to low 90’s with a nice ocean breeze sweeping around. The vibe around Siesta Key, where we stayed, was super...

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20 Things That Will Happen When You Travel With Your Family
Mar28

20 Things That Will Happen When You Travel With Your Family

  The benefits of family travel are endless, as are the adventures, bonds and memories that a great family vacation can bring. All of the smiles, laughs, excitement, and wonder that traveling with your family brings makes it worthwhile to plan, mentally prepare for and take these trips. Because you know kids will be kids no matter where they are. So it is our job to be prepared for anything to happen. No matter how high my hopes...

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Family Travel: Ecotourism: What Is it & Is It For Us?
Mar15

Family Travel: Ecotourism: What Is it & Is It For Us?

Ecotourism is a term we have been hearing a lot about lately. It is a travel concept that Charles Darwin is noted as the first person to theorize about it. By the 1990’s, this awareness became more mainstream. And now, in 2017, a lot of people are talking about, a lot of resorts are becoming ecofriendly. What is Ecotourism? Ecotourism is sustainable travel to exotic, remote, often threatened, natural environments with the objective of...

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My 5 Favorite Motivational Quotes
Mar13

My 5 Favorite Motivational Quotes

We all have our mantra’s, intention words and little sayings that can boost us up when we need it. As time passes, sometimes they can change. But there are a few motivational quotes out there that have withstood the test of time and are every bit applicable in today’s society as they were when they were written. They are quotes that spur conversation, thought and the evolution of humanity. They are quotes that give us a new...

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How To Raise A Big Thinker
Mar10

How To Raise A Big Thinker

Our children are our future, of course we want what is best for them. But in today’s fast-paced, ever changing, interconnected global society, making the right choices can be really confusing. Let alone raising children while trying to figure it all out day to day and teaching them how to be conscious people… it’s hard to know what to do! So, in my opinion, one of the best gifts we can give our children, one of the most important...

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7 Simple Hacks to Creating a Conscious Morning Routine for You
Feb25

7 Simple Hacks to Creating a Conscious Morning Routine for You

Written by: Evelyn Kail Edited by: Malibu Mama Loves It is everyone’s goal to have a productive and fun day. Being productive means getting the work done in the most effective way, in the fastest time possible and always leaves us feeling strong. To be able to achieve that goal, you need to have the right mindset, and the right conscious morning routine! Mornings are the most important part of the day, for so many reasons. Your mood...

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Family Travel: Voluntourism: What Is It & Is It For Us?
Feb21

Family Travel: Voluntourism: What Is It & Is It For Us?

We have all heard about voluntourism, a travel trend that began in the early 2000’s, but what exactly is voluntourism beyond traveling to another community and volunteering? What is Voluntourism? Voluntourism is the term for volunteering while on vacation or traveling to a specific location to volunteer for a period of time. It can take many shapes such as building homes in developing communities, teaching English (or your native...

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5 Conscious Cold Remedies
Feb17

5 Conscious Cold Remedies

It seems we are right in the middle of cold and flu season. Thankfully, my crew has so far escaped it, but many of our friends haven’t… This year, instead of reaching for that nasty bottle of over-the-counter symptom suppressant, why not try to heal and relieve what is causing the problem? Because those ugly symptoms we all experience with a cold actually are a good sign, believe it or not. They are a sign that our immune systems are...

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