Entries by Eugenia Lazaris

Make the World a Better Place With World Kindness Day

We can all use some kindness in our lives and World Kindness Day is a great opportunity to teach our children the value of a little compassion. It feels good to not only receive kindness but to show it as well. In today’s turbulent climate it is easy to be overwhelmed by chaos, violence and […]

Celebrate Christmas Caribbean Style

Christmas is coming and with it come celebrations worldwide. Typically, the holiday conjures images of festive decorations, holiday parties and cups of hot cocoa shared with good friends and family. But it also comes with chilly temperatures, stress, and — depending on where you live — unpleasant chores like shoveling snow! Wouldn’t it be nice […]

Surviving Holiday Travel

The holiday season is always a stressful time of year. We’ve got parties to attend, gifts to buy and meals to plan and prepare, just for starters. When you add travel to the mix, which can be a stressful undertaking in and of itself (especially with children), you can easily find yourself on the verge […]

Enjoy a Family Thanksgiving on the Road

Thanksgiving is a time to spend with family and friends, but when you find yourself on the road and away from home with your family during this beloved holiday, it takes a little more creativity to make those holiday moments enjoyable. Thanksgiving is well-known as one of the busiest times of the year for traveling, […]

Preparing The Family For a European Vacation

The big day is coming — you and your family are all packed and ready to take Europe by storm! The only problem is, new countries mean new customs and new opportunities to make embarrassing social errors. Customs vary between countries and regions ,but it helps to remember the way we do things at home […]