Entries by Erich Martin

Dressing Children for Travel in the Winter

Getting small children to dress how you want can be a big challenge, but add in layers upon layers and uncomfortable clothes and the struggle can take a jump. Even though the struggle to get kids dressed appropriately is a massive one, it is also painfully necessary when you get ready to go out in […]

Exploring Mt. Rainier National Park

When choosing the destination of your next family vacation, it is easy to be lulled into booking the classics and old standbys. For families with small children, amusement parks like Sesame Place, in Langhorne, Pennsylvania, and Disney World, in Orlando, can seem like perfect matches. These theme parks are certainly memorable and entertaining. They bring […]

Preparing Holiday Meals with Vegetarians, Vegans in Mind

Preparing a holiday meal is never an easy task, no matter who will be in attendance at the dinner. Meats, centers and sides are all integral parts of the meal. Vegetables with butter, mashed potatoes, macaroni and cheese and many more dishes are frequent options at holiday meals all over the country. Add in the […]

Gifts for Young Travelers

With the holidays approaching, last-minute gift buyers are frantically looking for gifts. If you need to get some for your nieces, nephews, sons, daughters or grandkids, this guide is perfect. As technology continues to improve, it seems like younger and younger kids know how to use intricate technology. Many toddlers can use iPhones and tablets […]

Family Time in Perth, Australia

Traveling with an entire family is never a seamless or simple endeavor. Aside from coordinating transportation, packing, flight times and everything else involved, dealing with children rarely serves to simplify matters. If you’re planning to travel overseas, matters just get more complicated. Perth, Australia, is well worth the effort. Perth is the capital of Western […]

Non-Disney Theme Parks for Kids

When you plan a fun vacation for the family, you will likely be pretty tempted to book a trip to Disney Land, World or other property and forget it. But, there are many excellent theme parks for young children that don’t involve the mouse; here are just a few. For families with much younger kids, […]