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One of the most common things I hear from my Mama friends is, “I need a vacation!” And you know what? They do! I do! YOU do! Let’s face it. We push ourselves waaaay too hard. We need breaks to reset ourselves. Unfortunately, it’s usually the women who need vacations the most that think they […]

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Summer Travel


  Summer time is a great time to get away with the family and travel. Kids are out of school and the weather is warm, which excites me because it means I have to pack way fewer clothes, coats, and other cold weather gear. YES PLEASE! We just completed our very first family vacation and […]

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kid’s guide to vacation planning

We are counting down the days for spring break.  It’s just 10 days until we leave for a week of family time in Washington D.C.  No, not the beach or anywhere sunny where we can get a tan, but the nation’s capital.  My daughter, Rosie, actually put the idea about going to D.C. in our […]

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life is a roadtrip

It’s summer! For me that means it’s time for one of my favorite things… A ROAD TRIP.  You simply do not have to travel far to have an amazing vacation. The key to road tripping is to truly make the best of your destinations.  Todd and I spend weeks or months researching not only everything […]

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toddler travel tips

The notion of going on a family vacation with a Toddler can make even the most prepared parent a bit nervous. Evan is a great road-tripper  and flying kiddo, but the thought of a late night flight was a bit scary.  I don’t think anyone looks forward to carting around luggage, baby gear, a breast […]

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to grandmother’s house we go

Christmas lights, decorations everywhere, Christmas cookies, and heading to Grandma’s house those are just a few things that get my kids excited for the holidays.   December 25th is less than a week away, and I am busy packing for my family of 6 to spend Christmas at Grandma’s.  Christmas for our family means traveling […]

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