Miami is one of my favorite places in Florida to visit with the kids. The weather is always hot and sunny and there’s never a shortage of things to do. Whether you’re a family that loves the outdoors and nature or you prefer to examine art, culture, and history, you’ll find what you’re looking for in Miami.Read More
Are you in desperate need of a sunny escape from the frigid winter? Florida boasts more spring break destinations than you can count, so maybe it’s time to start thinking about heading south this March!
I was raised in Wisconsin, went to college in Minnesota, and remained there for 5 years post-graduation teaching and living in the Twin Cities. I understand what it means to endure incredibly long and exceptionally cold winters. My first year as a stay-at-home-mom was during the Polar Vortex. We didn’t leave the house for days on end with temperatures of -40 F. So hear me when I say this from a wealth of experience: If it is at all possible, you must escape to the South to break up the winter.Read More
Ever since becoming a mom, I’ve had a dream that our family would visit as many National Parks as we could. Before our trip to California this fall we had only crossed one off of our list - Smoky Mountain National Park. I knew visiting California meant we would be able to check off at least one more since California is brimming with National Parks.Read More
Travel with toddlers is not for the faint of heart. Gone are the days of spontaneous trips with just a carry on. Travel now requires careful planning and packing. There’s all kinds of extra gear like diapers, wipes, car seats, strollers, and baby carriers.Read More
Whether it’s the bright colors, the friendly people, the beautiful language, or the tasty food that draws you in, Rio de Janeiro doesn’t disappoint. You’ll find some of the most famous beaches in the world alongside an urban rainforest and big city vibes.Read More