Don’t Blow Your Vacation Budget On Food

One of my weird quirks is that I truly enjoy saving money. It’s actually fun for me to see how thrifty I can be. I wouldn’t exactly call it cheap- but maybe resourceful. It’s almost like a game to me to manage my travel budget and come up with ways to save.

Whenever I audit my trips the one expense I cringe over is food. When you’re traveling, eating out 3 times a day can REALLY Continue reading Don’t Blow Your Vacation Budget On Food

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50 Amazing Places In The US To Take Your Kids

I can never resist a list. I really enjoy looking at different suggestions for places to go and see. And, for as many travel suggestion lists I’ve looked through- I’ve always found at least one new suggestion to add to my list.

I recently stumbled on a list from Good Housekeeping. They kept their list simple by making one suggestion for every state. And thus compiled a list of 50 amazing places in the US to take your children.

In reading through the list I can wholeheartedly Continue reading 50 Amazing Places In The US To Take Your Kids

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Friday Favorite: Wiz Gear Magnetic Car Mount

Today’s Favorite Travel Product: Wiz Gear Magnetic Car Mount

2 Pack from Wiz Gear

Before I start please let me be clear: I don’t promote or support texting while driving. If you live or travel in a state where talking on your cell phone is legal, then I am okay with that- if done safely! However, I do value Continue reading Friday Favorite: Wiz Gear Magnetic Car Mount

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What You Need To Know About Congaree National Park

I would love to say that we are a super outdoorsy family, but I would be lying. The truth is- although we LOVE being outside- it’s not usually in a nature type setting. Sure, we enjoy sporting events, walking/biking a greenway, cookouts, theme parks and the pool. But, camping and hiking aren’t exactly our thing. However, in our effort Continue reading What You Need To Know About Congaree National Park

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Best Small Town Theme Parks To Visit This Summer

Birthdays are always a hot topic at my house. It doesn’t matter if your birthday is 364 days away, we’re planning for it. Ironically, it’s not me (anymore)- it’s my children who’ve taken over the topic. They love discussing their pick for birthday meal. There’s always running conversation about Continue reading Best Small Town Theme Parks To Visit This Summer

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20 Things To Do In San Diego This Summer

If you’re a regular follower of this site, you know that I’m doing a series of posts about things to do in specific cities with kids this summer. I’ve highlighted lots of great activities to do in some major cities across the US. Not only are these great resources if you live in these areas, but they’re also perfect for travel.

I had the opportunity to go to San Diego about 5 years ago and I fell in love. There was absolutely NOTHING that I didn’t Continue reading 20 Things To Do In San Diego This Summer

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