Family Travel: Los Angeles – Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Feb02

Family Travel: Los Angeles – Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Last Sunday, thanks to SoCal Museum’s Free-For-All day, I took the kids for an adventure into LA to visit the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Don’t worry if you missed it, I am sure there will be another one – you can keep up with SoCal Museum’s calendar of events here. Plus there is another way to visit for free… but we will get to that in a minute! The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) is the largest art museum in the...

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Family Travel: Los Angeles –  La Brea Tar Pits
Jan26

Family Travel: Los Angeles –  La Brea Tar Pits

Did you know that sitting right in the heart of LA is one of the world’s most famous archeological dig sites providing a unique look into what life was like during the ice age? The La Brea Tar Pits were discovered in 1875 when a man called William Denton visited the area and found the tooth of a saber-toothed cat here. This was the first known recording of a fossil found in this area and was enough to gain the attention of...

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17 Reasons to Travel in 2017
Jan17

17 Reasons to Travel in 2017

It is a new year and that means loads of new opportunities are sure to be on the way for each of us to take advantage of! There are so many great reasons to travel, especially in 2017, that I’m just going to dive right in and list my top 20 Reasons to travel in 2017! 17 Reasons to Travel in 2017 The American dollar is strong right now making international travel super affordable with deals to be found everywhere. Travel to rekindle...

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5 Reasons to Travel For Good Purposes
Nov29

5 Reasons to Travel For Good Purposes

There are endless reasons to travel, amoung them being to spread some good around the world. This is one of my favorite reasons to travel, especially to travel with my kids. Travel offers more than numerous learning opportunities, if offers plenty of chances for us to teach and give back as well. Whether you get involved in voluntourism, which is travel to specifically help a cause or just prefer to lend a helping hand wherever you...

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8 Things To Do In The Snow With Kids
Nov22

8 Things To Do In The Snow With Kids

Snow is magical. We all get so excited when we look outside and see it is snowing, it makes us feel like we are in a winter wonderland. Watching it snow is only the beginning of the fun! The kids can’t wait to get out and play in it as snow offers endless opportunities for entertainment! Ok, I admit it, I look forward to playing in the snow too!! 8 Things To Do In The Snow With Kids Go sledriding! Find a hill, get a tube or sled and...

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The Flume Gorge In New Hampshire
Nov19

The Flume Gorge In New Hampshire

One of my favorite experiences to have with my kids is to check out local state parks. State parks are everywhere and can be a great resource in learning about the local history. The Flume Gorge in New Hampshire is one of our favorites. It is a place I have been too a few times growing up and I love going back to now, especially with my kids, to see how much nature changes. What is The Flume Gorge in New Hampshire? ‘The Flume is a...

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8 Tips For Single Parents Traveling With Kids
Nov17

8 Tips For Single Parents Traveling With Kids

Just because I am newly divorced does not mean that I will be slowing our family travel schedule down at all. Quite the opposite really! For what better way to raise my children than by having as many epic adventures together as possible?! In light of that, I thought I would share 8 tips for single parents traveling with kids – because it really is much easier than you think, and totally worth it! 8 Tips For Single Parents Traveling...

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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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