*A big shout out to my sister for sharing her family's Lake Placid experience with me. You're the best! If you are looking for some winter family fun, Lake Placid is an excellent destination to visit. Located 5 hours from the New . . .
Noon Year's Eve at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum On New Year's Eve our family had the opportunity to do something special, a little different from our average New Year's Eve celebration, which usually consists of lounging . . .
Happy New Year and welcome to 2015! Winter has always been my favorite time of year to cozy up with a warm blanket, a steaming cup of coffee, and a wonderful book. It is also when I begin to make travel plans for the upcoming . . .
It is difficult to know where the best places to travel will be from year to year, so for 2015 I have come up with a short list of destinations that should be on your travel radar. Some of these are from my own personal bucket . . .
There are so many travel souvenirs to choose from, how do you know which one is the best? When we travel, we often look for something tangible that will define the experience. Sure, we have photographs and the memories, but there . . .
For many years I have been obsessed with finding the "right" travel gear. We have a stack of discarded luggage in our basement that didn't pass the "test". It was either too large or too small, too cumbersome, didn't have enough . . .
Holiday Lettings, a TripAdvisor.com company, has asked if I would like to collaborate with them and share some guest posts on my blog. My first post for Holiday Lettings is about where to find unique tapas in Spain, written by . . .
Best Holiday Events in Chicago Chicago is one of the best cities to visit during the holiday season. The holidays begin in earnest in Chicago with the Magnificent Mile Lights Festival at the end of November. There is a . . .
Today I am thrilled to have a guest post from Claire of World Traveler in Training. Originally from North Delaware, Claire moved to Germany in February 2012 for a job at the University of Hamburg. Her parents are expats from the . . .
If you find yourself on the road this holiday season with kids in the back seat, you will want to have some books on board to entertain them along the way. Here are some of our favorite kids books to put your family in the holiday . . .
Like it or not, the holidays are just around the corner, which means it is time to start checking items off your to do list. If you know someone who loves to travel, here are some of our favorites: 2014 Holiday Gift Guide for . . .
If you're planning on hitting the road this holiday season with your family, it's probably a safe bet you will need to have something to entertain the children along the way. Why not pass an hour or two with a classic holiday . . .