Lake Placid, located in the High Peaks area of the Adirondack Mountains is a breathtakingly beautiful part of the Northeast. It was the site of both the 1932 and 1980 Winter Olympic games (one of only 4 host cities in the world to have held the events twice), and today it is a vibrant community […]
The White Mountains located in the northern portion of New Hampshire is a fantastic destination for families- especially in the summertime when there is so much to get out and see and do! This is a place to enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking, kayaking, biking, and swimming- all while drinking in the fantastic views […]
If you’ve been dreaming of a vacation destination where you and your family can get away to a relatively quiet place, and just relax together on a beautiful unspoiled and uncrowded beach, then Harbor Island South Carolina is that perfect place you’ve been looking for! My family has vacationed in Harbor Island several times over the […]
Our family loves to visit New Smyrna Beach on Florida’s East Coast- about an hour outside of Orlando and just south of Daytona. One of the reasons we love NSB so much- is that this is a town with a beautiful beach that is not packed with high rise hotels. In fact- I can only […]
A visit to the Grand Canyon seems to be on most family “Don’t Miss” lists…. and with good reason- the Grand Canyon is truly one of the most incredible sites that you’ll ever gaze upon. We had the chance to visit the Grand Canyon North Rim last summer during our 4-week road trip to the […]
Last summer our family decided to expand our repetoire of cave adventures and make a trip to Mammoth Cave, Kentucky to visit the world’s largest cave system (by comparison, the world’s 2nd largest cave is only about 25% of Mammoth Cave’s size!). The cave is a series of caverns and tunnels that stretch to nearly 400 […]
A great idea for an overnight getaway with the family is the indoor water park at the Great Wolf Lodge! With eleven locations in nine U.S. states plus Canada, hopefully there is one within a reasonable drive from your home. Over the past few years we have personally stayed at the Great Wolf Lodges in […]
Hi! I am Sharon, and I have been hitting the road with my husband, and 6 kids (ages 8-13) since they were babes! We love to explore this amazing country, and I hope that this site inspires you to do the same! I will share with you itineraries, destinations, ideas to help you pack and plan, and gadgets to help to make travel fun for your whole family!
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