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7 Not To Miss Campsites for Families

  For many outdoorsy families, summer means camping. There is something magically freeing about letting the kids get as dirty and marshmallow-sticky as possible, making new friends as they bike the campground loop or explore hiking trails, and lingering around...

The Essential Guide To The Ann Arbor Art Fair for Families

  The air around the Ann Arbor Art Fair hums with the chatter of excited voices. Freshly popped kettle corn mingles with the earthy aroma of hand-thrown pottery, oil paints, and wooden sculptures. The Ann Arbor Art Fair is a non-profit arts organization designed...

7 Tulum Family Resorts, Perfect for Your Next Vacation

  Ancient Mayan ruins, pristine white sand beaches, turquoise waters, hidden cenotes, and the second-largest reef in the world make Tulum one of the most alluring places in the world for family travel. Think French Riviera and Caribbean, but closer to Los Angeles...

5 For 5: 5 Best Lightweight Travel Trailers For Families of 5

  There was a time when our boys loved to hang with us. Before screens. Before friends. Before hormones. But when their body clocks struck 12, it all changed. So, now, family travel without a friend attached to the trip is nearly impossible. Every time we start...

Our Favorite 5 Hotels with Indoor Waterparks!

  Our family loves planning vacations. Often, this happens months in advance. What we can never predict that far ahead, though, is the weather. BUT, at these five hotels with indoor waterparks, a little rain will never stop vacation fun. Zip down water slides,...

6 Fabulous Family Ranch Vacations – Texas Style!

  With two little cowboys in the family, activities like archery, horseback rides, and fishing are a great way to rustle up some fun. So, grab your cowboy hat and boots and let’s look at these 6 oversized, joyful family ranch vacations - Texas style.  ...

20 Reasons to Visit the Mackinac Island Lilac Festival

  Is there any scent as lovely as a lilac? Light and sweet, the scent of this delicate purple flower is as fleeting as the summer. We think that it deserves to be celebrated while it's around! And we aren’t the only ones! Michigan’s Mackinac Island Lilac Festival...

Best Travel Bed For Baby, Their Gear & How To Get Them To Sleep On The Road

  Oh, the joy of traveling with little ones! As every parent knows, going on road trips with a baby or toddler can be an adventure on its own. Making sure that your tiny traveler gets a good night sleep in a safe place is essential. Enter the travel crib, the...

Best Activities in Seattle for Father’s Day

  There are many places to celebrate Father’s Day but since my family lives in Seattle, this is where we do it. We’ve found all the great family activities to bring the family closer. Or if Dad wants to go off on his own for a while (since Mom might have gotten a...

Nine Cities to Visit in Honor of Juneteenth

  Juneteenth became a thing because of a problem. After the end of the Civil War and slavery with it, Confederate-controlled areas withheld the news that the Emancipation Proclamation abolished slavery on January 1, 1863. It took another two and a half years for...

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