Entries by Susan Finch

Keep Kids From Fighting on a Road Trip

Once the relief of knowing you don’t have to spend a bundle on airfare and deal with screaming kids on a plane passes, the reality of venturing out on a road trip takes hold. You are about to be trapped inside a car with multiple children bound to do what they do best from fighting […]

How to Afford a Family Vacation When You Feel Broke

If you feel like the cost of a family vacation is out of reach, you’re not alone. According to American Express, the average per person expense of a vacation is $1,145, which means you’re looking at $4,580 to post social media vacation fodder for a family of four. That’s no small charge for families on […]

Literary Inspired Vacations for Kids

Reading and family vacations don’t always go hand in hand, unless you’re threatening to take away the kids’ tablets on a road trip and replace them with a book. But there are plenty of fun places you can go to spark your children’s imaginations and get them reading before, during and, hopefully, after your trip. […]

6 Bucket List Trips for Families

It seems like everytime you scroll through your Facebook feed you see epic family vacations and adventures carefully curated and detailed on your friends’ pages. It feels like pressure to know where to start or how to fulfill all of your travel dreams for your kids. But it’s okay. You can relax. Not only are […]

5 Weird Museums Your Kids Will Totally Love

Just the sound of kids groaning over the words, “let’s go to a museum,” is enough to make parents want to ditch the kids to fend for themselves and head to the Louvre alone. Or we can meet somewhere in the middle and turn the concept of museums on its head with a weird and […]