If there is anything positive that came out of this year, it’s the fact that I’ve had amazing opportunities to explore our new home state of Texas. We’ve taken day trips from Dallas and even drove across the state on our way to . . .
Mackinac Island, Michigan is the perfect family vacation or weekend getaway. The island is located at the northern tip of Michigan and is the gateway to Michigan’s picturesque upper peninsula. Vehicles are not allowed on the . . .
A road trip is a right of passage for many American families. It is a time for families to spend hours on end enjoying one another's company, playing road trip games, seeing new sights, and creating memories. My husband loves . . .
If you have teen boys, you know they can be difficult to shop for year round. Over the years I have fought the urge to buy gift cards for teens, and try to find gifts I think they will appreciate and use. With the holidays around . . .
In my opinion, the holidays are the best time of year to visit the Midwest. There is a constant stream of events to choose from to celebrate the season. While this year might be different than others, we went ahead and rounded up . . .
This is an easy holiday dessert recipe we make every year in our family. My sister loves to make large quantities to deliver as holiday gifts for friends and neighbors, where I just like to make enough for our house and a few . . .
Picking out holiday gifts for kids can be difficult. Stocking stuffers however, can be one of the best things to shop for when it comes to gift giving! It’s so fun to find little knick-knacks tailored to each person. There’s lots . . .
Holiday travel season will be here before you know it, which means a lot of excitement and possibly a lot of stress. If you plan on flying this holiday season, be sure to read our tips for how to travel safely right now. Airplane . . .
If you are like us and miss traveling to Europe at the moment, welcome to the club. The good news is that Europe is a lot closer than you think as there are dozens of European cities in America that will help satisfy your travel . . .
This post started innocently enough, I was looking for recommendations for where to travel with family in December. We wanted to book holiday travel, and I thought I could ask fellow travel writers for their advice. It turns out, . . .
If I know one thing, it's that all teens are difficult to shop for, whether they are boys or girls. I asked our teen contributors to share some of their favorite gift ideas for teenage girls, and they did not disappoint. They . . .
Some families prefer staying home for the holidays, but others are looking for a little more Christmas cheer this year. After all, not every town is brimming with twinkling lights, holiday parades, sleigh rides, and Christmas . . .