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...]
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.
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...]
Going on a fall foliage drive with kids is a fun way to explore new parts of your region and help your children better appreciate the simple beauty of nature. Whether you're just taking a day trip to check out local trees or planning a long cross-country getaway, planning your family vacation around natural attractions (like stunning views of changing trees!) is definitely a … [Read more...]
Now that the temps are starting to cool down, resorts are rolling out some awesome family vacation deals, making fall one of the best times to get away. Among the perks: fewer crowds, stunning fall foliage, and fabulous local festivals! The best perk of all, though (aside from spending time bonding as a family) is all the money you'll save by traveling in the "shoulder season." … [Read more...]
Today I'm sharing my answers to the dilemma of "how to help my toddler sleep in a pack and play." You might be thinking, ‘Does someone really have some tips and tricks on this dreadful task?’ Getting a toddler to sleep is a small miracle any night, let alone when you have to get him to sleep in a portable crib. One of our Mommy readers wrote to us looking for tips and tricks … [Read more...]