Why Homewood Suites Manhattan Is GREAT For Families

Disclosure: My stay was provided complimentary courtesy of Homewood Suites. All opinions expressed are my own. Whether you are making your first trip to New York City or you are anxiously planning your return, finding the right place to stay with your family can be a difficult goal. You need someplace to relax in luxury… Read More »

Vacationing in Akumal Bay in the Riviera Maya

Vacationing in The Riviera Maya Mexico

We are no strangers to Mexico, and have visited Los Cabos many times, but this year, we decided to visit a different region and set our sights on the Riviera Maya region.  Nestled in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo’s Caribbean coastline, the Riviera Maya is a real natural gem that boasts the second longest… Read More »

Back to School Transition

Smart Back To School Transition Tips For Parents

Starting a new school year can be tough. If you want to make the transition easier, try to follow these back to school transition tips for parents. Start Early One of the best ways to make a successful school year transition is to start your  shopping early. Most parents rush to get school supplies just… Read More »

Baltimore Inner Harbor

Exploring Baltimore Inner Harbor

We love to travel as a family. A few weeks ago, we received an offer to travel to Baltimore, which included an overnight stay along with tickets to nearby attractions and a gift card to explore all that Baltimore has to offer.  We were thrilled, of course, and jumped at the offer.  Baltimore Inner Harbor… Read More »

7 Tips For Traveling Internationally with kids

7 Tips For Traveling Internationally With Kids

  An international trip can be an exciting adventure for a kid, but if sufficient planning and preparation is not done beforehand, then it can be quite a challenging experience for all. We’ve been traveling internationally with Z.E.N. since he was 10 months old. That first trip was a challenge, but now he’s a pro!… Read More »

7 Movies to Watch on Independence day

7 Movies To Watch On Independence Day

Most Americans celebrate Independence Day by engaging in fun group activities such as outdoor barbecue parties, road trips, visiting relatives and friends, or simply relaxing at home with their loved ones while watching a movie that celebrates this day. Speaking of movies, here are seven movies to watch on Independence Day: Independence Day There is… Read More »

2015 Mitsubishi Outlander GT

The 2015 Mitsubishi Outlander GT

A few weeks ago we were invited to go camping.  I’m not really into camping, so when we found out we would actually be glamping, we jumped on it and were honored to drive down to the campgrounds in a 2015 Mitsubishi Outlander GT via Drive Shop and #DriveMitsubishi.  If you’re looking for the perfect… Read More »

seapirates campground

Glamping at the Sea Pirate Campground in NJ

I have heard that camping is a fun summer activity that is great for the whole family. Camping, however, is one activity that I have not been really interested in trying out, because, let’s face it, I’m a city girl and have no real desire in roughing it. My view of camping was recently changed… Read More »