This post was written as part of the Allstate Influencer Program and sponsored by Allstate. All opinions are mine. As the nation’s largest publicly held personal lines insurer, Allstate is dedicated not only to protecting what matters most–but to guiding people to live the Good Life, every day. With the holidays getting closer by the second, more of us are spending time on … [Read more...]
How to Plan Our Vacations
Sometimes, you just need to get away from it all. Whether it's taking a family day trip to the other side of town or packing everyone up for a journey across the world, planning a family vacation takes work. Check out our ideas to help prepare for your trip, get there safe and sound, and have an amazing time while you're at your destination.
Beach resorts are the perfect winter vacation getaway for families. They are ideal spots where families can soak up the sunshine, go kayaking and build sandcastles and just enjoy a little time together in warmer lands. In case you haven't heard, this winter is supposed to be pretty brutal! Not sure how true that is, but I can tell you that I'm definitely looking for ways to … [Read more...]
If hitting the slopes is your idea of the perfect winter vacation, check out our picks for the best family ski resorts in the US! These resorts offer trails for just about every ski level, from beginners to experts. While they all have something different to offer in terms of slopes, dining options, and local attractions, one thing they have in common is their breathtaking … [Read more...]
If you're looking for a really unique family vacation idea, you can't beat one of these best winter festivals around the world. These events draw massive crowds for a good reason. From breathtaking snow and sculpture displays to incredible parades, they'll elicit "oohs" and "ahs" from even the most stone-faced teenager. Since most of these festivals take place over the course … [Read more...]
What do you do when you get tired of the cold and the snow? Well, you take a family vacation to a nice, warm place, of course. While there are plenty of options, I highly recommend a cruise. It's always a great idea because you have everything you need onboard like food and entertainment plus you get to see the sights at several ports of call the ship docks at. Here are some … [Read more...]