The Most Essential Hiking Gear For Worry-Free Family Hiking

My husband grew up in the mountains, so donning his essential hiking gear and heading to nearby mountain trails for a mind-clearing hike has always been one of his favorite activities.  While I like to hike, I always described myself as more of an outdoorsy type when it involved sand, ocean, and sea life. And, honestly, I am scarred by the straight-up hike up a ski slope we…

The Ultimate Road Trip Packing List For Families

Cover photo credit: @ Gorilla/depositphotos.com   Heading out on a road trip but need a packing list? Our family has done quite a few this summer, as it seems to be the vacation of choice for many families. Whether you are heading out for a short weekend jaunt or a longer road trip vacation, here is our tried and true list of things to bring on a road trip…

11 EPIC Ways To Have An Awesome Staycation With Kids

For many families, this summer has turned into the ultimate one for a staycation with kids.  Even if you are hitting the road a bit, with summer camps canceled, parents are finding weeks that they need to fill. While families would normally find themselves on weekend jaunts in the fall or over school breaks, staycations with kids are more likely this year. So how can you give your kids an…

Travel In 2020: What To Know and Questions To Ask

Photo credit: Sam Thomas/iStock by Getty It goes without saying that travel has changed significantly all over the world in recent months due to the Pandemic.  And, while some people travel for leisure, others HAVE to travel for work or to visit or check on their family.  Some rely on travelers for employment. Whether you are traveling anytime soon or are just getting out of your house for a…

The BEST Travel Subscription Boxes For Kids And Families

.Are you looking to bring the world to your kids or something to keep them busy during your staycation? Travel subscription boxes for kids are a great way to introduce them to other cultures, teach them geography, and open their minds to the world, and remind them of a favorite place they've visited. Whether you are preparing your kids for future travel, looking for something to do during a…

An EPIC Five Days In London Itinerary Your Kids Will LOVE

  Planning a family trip to London?  There are so many things to do with kids in London.  After living there twice, once when I had three kids under four years old, my five days in London itinerary is full of family-friendly activities your kids will love! London is one of my absolute favorite cities in the world, and it is very kid-friendly.  It is also fairly easy…