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Hotel Can't Afford Ya

Hotel Can’t Afford Ya

My parents never took me on vacation. Well, not in the summer anyway. And certainly nowhere exotic, fancy or far away. Hotels, beach houses, chalets, cabins in the woods? Those were all for rich people. I grew up hearing stories of how my classmates celebrated their summers, vacationing with family. This was a completely foreign […]

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Unexpected (and Totally Necessary) Costs of a Family Vacation

Unexpected (and Totally Necessary) Costs of a Family Vacation

Next month, my husband and I will take our 2.75-year-old to Disney World for the first time. We celebrated our honeymoon, 5th anniversary and my 29th birthday at Disney, so we’re familiar with the Happiest Place on Earth. You might say I’m a little excited completely over the moon to walk around the World again […]

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10,000 Miles

10,000 Miles

Ten. Thousand. Miles. Two kids. One set of in-laws. And an RV. And this is not including our flight home. However, this is how I spent six weeks in the summer of 2015. Craziness right!?! I thought so, but it was by far one of the best trips we have ever been on. My in-laws […]

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Fly It Out : Travel Tips with a Tot in Tow

Fly It Out: Travel Tips with a Tot in Tow

Over the years, I’ve read a lot of travel tips for parents, often written by people who managed to schlep through an airport with their spouse and a baby, on a 90-minute flight with no layover, whining about how difficult it is to travel with children. It can be difficult, but it can also be […]

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