Kansas City, Missouri

Kid Friendly Activities in Kansas City

When it comes to a place the whole family will love to visit, there are, no doubt, many things on the list to keep everyone happy. You want a place that is welcoming to the younger family members with plenty that will keep them occupied, a good mix of hands-on activities and things to look… Read More »

Have Fun This Fall At Jenkinson's Boardwalk

Have Fun This Fall At Jenkinson’s Boardwalk

As a Jenkinson’s Family Ambassador I have been provided with Vouchers for my visits. All opinions expressed are my own. #JenksAmbassador Does the thought of the impending winter fill you with dread? Fortunately for you, Jenkinson’s Boardwalk is here to help you make summer last a little longer. Located on Ocean Avenue in Point Pleasant… Read More »

newport mansions

5 Newport Mansions Worth Visiting

If you’re planning on vacationing in or near Newport, Rhode Island, there are plenty of activities to keep you busy. One of the favorite attractions is the Newport mansions. Newport was the summer vacation spot during America’s Gilded Age. Many rich families of the time built huge and ostentatious “summer cottages” to represent their status… Read More »

Our Weekend Getaway to Rhode Island

Our Weekend Getaway to Rhode Island

I received a complimentary overnight stay to facilitate my review. Have you ever visited Rhode Island? Rhode Island is an ideal summer weekend getaway. The weather this time of year is usually gorgeous, and the state offers a variety of sites for travelers who are eager to explore. We visited not too long ago and… Read More »

labor day weekend events NJ

7 Labor Day Weekend Events to Check Out in NJ

New Jersey is hopping with Labor Day weekend events. Here are seven of the biggest and best events to celebrate the end of another summer: South Plainfield 53rd Annual Labor Day Parade The Public Celebrations Committee of South Plainfield is proud to present the annual Labor Day Parade. Since Z.E.N.’s school is in South Plainfield,… Read More »


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 »

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 »