Destinations

Myrtle Beach with Kids

24 Hours in Myrtle Beach

We just had the best, cheesiest, cheapest, ridiculously fun 24 hours in Myrtle Beach.     Yes, you read that correctly. No, Myrtle Beach has not gone upscale, there were no cucumber scented towels, butlers or perfect turn down service. You know how a corn dog and Coke...

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What to do in Disney Springs

What used to be called "Downtown Disney" has been renovated, relaunched and is now truly worthy of a visit. I can highly recommend a few restaurants, and some great entertainment. This is a great option for your first day at Disney World, the kids are...

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What to Do in Napa Valley – As Seen on CBS

Wine Tastings   Because really, why else are you going to Napa? However, all wine tastings are NOT the same, you can bum around and drop into tasting rooms for a free "splash" - OR - you can do it right, plan ahead and really have a first...

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Las Alcobas Napa Valley – Review

For the first time in seventeen years, there is a brand new boutique hotel in Napa Valley. They just opened a few days ago and I was lucky enough to be one of their very first guests. Since the construction dust is still settling, I...

Lubriderm is the Best Base Layer

  Pile it On     If there’s one things that ski moms know, it’s how to layer. I’ve dressed little people to ski in sub zero temperatures with frost bite warnings nailed to the chair lift gates. I’ve dressed myself to stand in those miserable temps for the...

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Step by Step Guide to Luxury Disney

  Planning a trip to Disney? So am I! (shhh-the kids don't know). Here is a step by step guide with links to help you get started on planning your perfect luxury Disney visit. Why luxury? Because duh, don't you hate lines?   My Disney Experience   Step 1: Set...

Why Travel Matters

  It's no secret that I believe the best gift you can give to your children (and to yourself) is the gift of travel. No matter your politics, we can all agree that travel matters. It's hard to understand or empathize with people and places you...