Entries by Erich Martin

Pleasing Picky Eaters on a Cruise

Picky eaters are a constant source of frustration for parents. Whether they are as specific as refusing to eat anything but chicken nuggets cut into dinosaur shapes with tater tots on the side or as pliable as being amiable with any variety of chicken tender and potato product, picky eaters are cause for planning. One […]

Celebrate Free Comic Book Day (May 4) With Kids

Free Comic Book Day has been held the first Saturday in May since it was founded in 2002. Back then, it was dated to coincide with the opening of Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man. In all but two years since, Free Comic Book Day has had an associated Marvel film. Tie-in merchandise and comics are given away […]

Star Wars Travel for May 4

Thanks to the way it sounds when spoken in a sentence, May 4 has long been known as a day for Star Wars fans to openly celebrate the movies, books, comics and videogames released since 1976. It is no wonder, then, some people will inevitably want to travel for the occasion. In addition to destinations, […]

Savannah with the Family

Family journeys to theme parks and national parks are wonderful and can be filled with memories that will last a lifetime, but visits to towns and cities can be just as jam-packed and fun for members of the whole family. Savannah, Georgia, is located just south of the South Carolina–Georgia border, situated conveniently near the […]

Themed Cruises with the Family

Cruising is an old favorite when it comes to family vacations. Many cruise lines have kids clubs specializing in keeping kids occupied while parents are off on adventures. The more family-oriented cruise lines like Disney and Carnival are packed with thing for kids to do, but where do themed cruises fit in all of this? […]

Taking Children to Epcot

Out of the four major Walt Disney World theme parks, Epcot is definitely the one hardest to market to kids. Instead of tons of rides and colorful characters, there are exhibits about the future and cultures from around the planet. The park features a number of big draws throughout the year, including the Epcot Food […]