Posts Tagged: family travel

National Parks: More than the Grand Canyon

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Spring break and summer vacation are right around the corner. Have you started planning your vacation? Still not sure where you want to go? Here is an idea that has worked well for our family – purchase or reference Passport to Your National Parks book. What is the Passport to Your National Parks book? It… Read more »

Cruising: 10 Best Reasons

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[podbean type=audio-rectangle resource=”episode=3q8ea-6a5f11″ skin=1 auto=0 share=1 download=0 height=100 ] For those of us who have cruised, “why cruising?” has been a question asked to me several times by non-cruisers.  I’m going to breakdown the awesome benefits of cruising and why it should be on top of your of list of things to do on your… Read more »

Alaska – The Family Frontier

Our Family’s first time to Alaska, and it exceeded our expectations.  From the gorgeous mountain ranges and wild life, to the splendid seafood and family friendly dining.  Alaska is not just the last frontier, but a must for your family. We left our house on a Friday afternoon and arrived to Seatac Airport 2 hours… Read more »

10 Things to Know Before Visiting Alaska with Kids

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Ah…Alaska!  What a beautiful state to visit Our family called us at the end of April and said they were planning a last minute trip to Anchorage and the Kenai Peninsula and wanted us to join them.  Um..Yeah!  Ben and I have been wanting to go to Alaska for quite some time but other destinations… Read more »

The Ugly Truth About Your Vacation

Let’s play a game.  What image pops in your head, when you read, 7 Day Vacation?  If you have to close your eyes, go ahead I can wait.  Okay, you got it?  Now, I’m going to attempt to guess what you saw.  Ready? Sun Palm Trees Blue Water Beach Blue Skies Maybe a fancy drink in… Read more »

Cruisin with Daddy

  If you’ve read our past blogs, you’ve probably realized that our family likes to travel.  You’ve probably also noticed that our preferred method of travel is Cruises.  There are many different reasons why we prefer Cruise ships when on vacation, and don’t worry I won’t bore you with them on this blog.  No, this… Read more »

5 Tips to Consider Before Cruising

Cruising is one of the best ways to take the family on vacation.  There is something to do for everyone…all ages!  Some of the highlights of cruising include: endless food choices (even for picky eaters), each day you are in a different city, and tons of entertainment. Now there are a few things that the… Read more »