My Totally Selfish Reason for Taking My Kids to Disney

Have you ever noticed how once you start thinking about something, it suddenly seems to pop up everywhere? It makes sense I guess; things you never paid attention to start sticking out once they’re already on your mind. ...more
I love that! It's a wonderful place to make great memories.more

Before You Complain About That Crying Baby On Your Plane, Think About This!

Traveling during the holidays is stressful enough. Throw a baby into the mix and it’s enough to push even the most skilled baby whisperer over the edge. There is no shortage of advice for people flying with their children: /center>...more
The worst are people who take their babies in business class. Sorry if that sounds snobbish, but ...more

5 Great Tips To Help You Survive Holiday Travel with Kids

It’s that time of year again. Time to pack up the kids, hit the road, book the plane tickets and travel the friendly road and skies. As a parent, traveling during the holidays can be a migraine-sized nightmare if you don’t plan appropriately. So let’s look at a few things you can do to make that migraine turn into an annoying nag that a cup of hot cocoa can easily fix....more
As a former flight attendant, I never understood why anyone would travel with children who are ...more

Re-Energize Your Soul In Idyllwild, CA

Small towns get in a person's blood and stay there. It's the way people in small towns treat you like their neighbor and have conversations with you like it isn't the first time you've met. The shops and restaurants have as much character as the people who live there and nothing is unoriginal....more

A New Addiction | Serial Podcast



What does the perfect vacation mean to you?  Does it mean lying around in a hammock, with the ocean splashing about in the horizon, and a refreshing drink nearby? Or does it mean high intensity adventure, often seen taking off from mountain tops and diving deep into the blue to gain momentum? Whatever your ideal vacation, India seems to have the perfect answer. So check out these options to learn more: ...more

An Overview of Worldwide Hen Party Destinations

Organisation of hen parties requires attention on details, managing guests and diplomacy. There are basics that one must follow where the first basic is to speak to the bride. The bride should be consulted to gather her thoughts about the party and from her they can determine the appropriate budget that suits the needs of all the guests. In cases of hen parties abroad, dates need to be confirmed to ensure the bride and all other guests are available....more

The #1 Packing Tip You Need to Know

  The primary question to ask yourself before you begin packing is:  ...more

A post-Christmas, pre-New Year's jaunt to New York

 We enjoyed a beautiful but frigid visit to New York City, post-Christmas and pre-New Year's.<...more

My First International Trip: Nicaragua

She's incredible. I absolutely love that an entire estate of 700+ people report to her, and ...more

20 Exciting Car Games for Kids

A road trip is the best way to introduce your children to the wonders of the world. Few experiences can be as entertaining and as educational at the same time. However, being stuck together in the back seat can be quite a challenge for most kids. Especially if they are of different age groups. Temper tantrums, quarrels, and bouts of yelling are common, The trick, as every parent knows, is to keep the cute little monsters occupied. To give them an opportunity to vent their excess energy, keep their hyperactive minds busy with things to do. ...more

Do you have any Disney World Tips?

We’re going to Disney World!!!!!Can you feel my excitement? It is directly proportionate to the amount of exclamation points I use.So yeah, there is a lot of excitement!!!...more