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mom and daughter walking down road in Munich

Ultimate Family Travel Guide: Visiting Munich with Kids

Ready to see Munich through your munchkin's eyes?   I'm not going to lie...I wasn't expecting Munich to be quite so kid friendly.  I visited the Bavarian capital years before, and remembered it as beer gardens scattered throughout the city, and ...
Family Travel Guide Watch Hill RI

Family Travel Guide: Watch Hill, RI

I will begin this post with a travel confession.    In the era of time we now all refer to as "Pre-Covid," I had never spent quality time in Rhode Island.  Shame on this New Englander.     As a Connecticut resident, ...
cape may beach with umbrellas. reasons to visit cape may with kids

5 Reasons to Visit Cape May with Kids

Cape May was my childhood summer vacation spot, so I can 100% vouch for it being kid friendly.  My mom would pile my brother and I into the car, fully loaded with sand toys, beach gear, and a cooler filled with ...
view of Rome Italy

The Ultimate Rome Travel Guide

They say all roads lead to Rome.  Twelve years ago I felt the pull of the Eternal City as I selected my study abroad location.  As a history major, it doesn't get any cooler than studying THE empire on its home ...
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Ultimate Family Vacation Guide to Jackson Hole

I was born in Salt Lake City, so for me it’s always felt a smidge disloyal to entertain the idea that another ski mecca in the U.S. can hold a candle to the Rockies in Utah. However, even as a Utah ...

Family Winter Weekend in Lake Placid

Some posts are about the majesty of the Alps, some are about the pace of a bike tour through London. This post is about taking a couple of days to chill -- in the time of COVID. Here's how to have ...
Nepali Coast view from helicopter

An Epic Kauai Travel Guide

Sorry Kauaians - I'm going to let the secret out: Kauai is a can't miss destination in the Hawaiian island experience.  Before traveling to the "Garden Isle," I had previously visited Maui (one of the more popular picks), and could not ...
mom and daughter walking down road in Munich

Ultimate Family Travel Guide: Visiting Munich with Kids

Ready to see Munich through your munchkin's eyes?   I'm not going to lie...I wasn't expecting Munich to be quite so kid friendly.  I ...
Romantic Vermont Getaway Twin Farms

Romantic Vermont Getaway to Twin Farms

He surprised me with a card on a Friday night.     Inside were cutesy vague instructions: I had 24 hours to pack, and 48 ...
Rosewood Mayakoba An Unforgettable Luxury Family Resort

Rosewood Mayakoba: An Unforgettable Luxury Family Resort

If Disney is "Where Dreams Come True" for kids, then Rosewood Mayakoba, a luxury family resort, is where that happens for moms and dads.  ...
Luxury Rhode Island Family Resort Weekapaug Inn

Luxury Rhode Island Family Resort: Weekapaug Inn

Picture this: crowded boardwalks, packed beaches, greasy pizza, arcade games, and flashing amusement park lights.  Cue the screeching brakes.  You're not going there.     ...
Watch Hill Inn Luxury Hotel Review

Watch Hill Inn: Luxury Hotel Review

I love a hotel with history.  If you're staying at Watch Hill Inn in Westerly, Rhode Island, then you'll experience the comforts of modern ...
Family Travel Guide Watch Hill RI

Family Travel Guide: Watch Hill, RI

I will begin this post with a travel confession.    In the era of time we now all refer to as "Pre-Covid," I had ...
Winter Family Weekend at the Sagamore

Winter Family Weekend at the Sagamore Resort

Even though I love the beach, the sand, the waves…I know that deep down, I am at heart a lake girl.  I grew up ...