5 Ways Family Travel Will Make Your Child Smarter
Nov15

5 Ways Family Travel Will Make Your Child Smarter

Wheels up baby, let’s get ready to explore and learn! Whether you are taking your family to the next town over or on an international adventure, the opportunities for everyone to learn during family travel are endless, especially for your children! 5 Ways Family Travel Will Make Your Child Smarter Family travel promotes success in school. What better way to learn than to actually see or experience what you have been reading about in...

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4 Tips To Finding The Perfect Family Ski Resort
Nov10

4 Tips To Finding The Perfect Family Ski Resort

  With winter travel planning still on my mind, I have been looking into which ski resorts would be the best to take my kids to this season. Family ski trips are something I grew up enjoying with my parents and brother, some of my most cherished memories are from these trips. Like the time my brother missed the chair lift seat, grabbed onto the bar and was hoisted 20 feet up the air, just hanging there (he was 9…) while Mom and I...

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5 Reasons To Have A Destination Thanksgiving
Nov08

5 Reasons To Have A Destination Thanksgiving

Destination Holidays are always fun. Basking in the sun, gliding down the slopes or exploring some place new with your friends and family is definitely a great way to celebrate. Thanksgiving is no different, actually, there are a lot of benefits to having a destination Thanksgiving. If you have been looking for a new idea for Thanksgiving this year, or just want another reason to travel, here are 5 Reasons To Have A Destination...

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Winter Travel Planning Tips
Nov05

Winter Travel Planning Tips

Another winter season is nearly upon us making me think about getting off of the beach and onto the slopes! I love this time of year. The festive holiday decorations everywhere, people in cheery moods, chilly evening breezes and cool morning mists calling for boots, sweaters, scarves and hot chocolates! There is wanderlust in the air, calling us to come play in the majestic snow, sending us somewhere to have a fantastic adventure. As...

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Best Fall Travel Shows on Netflix
Nov04

Best Fall Travel Shows on Netflix

My kids and I are in a constant state of wanderlust. So anytime our TV gets turned on, a travel/food/documentary show inevitably gets our interest. There are some amazing travel shows out there right now! Given that we primarily watch Netflix (I can’t take all of the commercials on regular cable anymore, plus we have totally become binge watchers, demanding the next episode straight away!!) I thought it would be fun to share our top 5...

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A Day At Knott’s Spooky Farm
Oct05

A Day At Knott’s Spooky Farm

Fall is well underway out here in Southern California with numerous opportunities for fun fall family activities everywhere. With so many options, it can be hard to pick and choose what do with the limited number of weekends available. During the fall season, Knott’s Berry Farm (one of our favorite amusement parks) transforms into Knott’s Spooky Farm.  I’d been hearing about it for years and had always wanted to check it out. So when...

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7 Reasons to Visit Britain This Year
Sep17

7 Reasons to Visit Britain This Year

  England is one of my favorite countries. From the history and architecture to the incredible art to the friendly people, England has so much to offer for families. Recently I was on a sponsored trip that the fabulous team at VisitBritain put together for me (check out their informative site to get your visit to England booked today). I had such an amazing time and learned so much on this trip. Click here:...

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Things to do in Cardiff
Sep14

Things to do in Cardiff

Cardiff is a lovely seaside town and is the capitol of Wales. Located only 2 hours west of London in South Wales, there is so much to do and see here, it is a great tourist destination. As you know, I was on this wonderful trip with VisitBritain to learn all about and Celebrate Roald Dahl’s 100th Anniversary. So far I have shared all about my stay at the best hotel in London, as well at the best English Country Manor House and my...

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Blenheim Palace & A Tour of Oxford
Sep13

Blenheim Palace & A Tour of Oxford

My trip to VisitBritain was simply incredible. As you have read, I was there to Celebrate Roald Dahl’s 100th Anniversary. It was an amazing trip put together by the fabulous team over at VisitBritain (be sure to check out their site to get your trip booked asap!). We stayed in some fantastic places and got a true taste of England. Today we will be exploring what there is to do around The Manor on Weston on the Green. When driving from...

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Manor at Weston on the Green – a Proper English Country Manor House
Sep12

Manor at Weston on the Green – a Proper English Country Manor House

A bit ago you read about the first two nights of my sponsored trip to Celebrate Roald Dahl on his 100th Anniversary and VisitBritain! Today I am going to share with you something that I have always wanted to do – to stay in an English Country Manor House. I have always loved the English Countryside but have never actually spent the night there, just day tripped or passed thru from one city to another. So I was really excited for this...

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