“Arbor” Days All Year-Round

Ann Arbor, an hour outside of Detroit, may be a college town, but, in real life, it plays like a big city. It’s navigable and safe, yet paved with a wide assortment of performing arts venues, museums and art galleries, shopping and a wealth of fine dining and ethnic restaurants. Nearby communities such as Ypsilanti […]

Must-Visit Animal Sanctuaries

Animal lovers know there are plenty of destinations worthy of traveling to for resident wildlife alone. While best-case scenarios, seeing animals in their natural habitats is an incredible experience as you’re not always guaranteed they will show themselves. One way to increase your odds of seeing some beloved beasts, check out at a wildlife sanctuary […]

Braving Winter Travel with Kids in Tow

Winter travel can be a challenge for adults. What do you when the kids are in tow as well? Follow these tips to be sure your winter travel is more than just runny noses, lost mittens and delayed flights. Take It All Even if you’re traveling to a destination with historically mild temperatures in the […]

Super Bowl Weekend Travel: Have a Ball (No Matter How Your Team Did This Year)

Is your team is poised to make the Championship? Awesome! Did you score your family hard-to-get tickets? TOUCHDOWN! However, if neither of these apply — especially as those tickets are a down payment on a car or house — you can come up a winner with a great road trip during Super Bowl Weekend to […]

Introducing Children to Skiing

Snow sports are a great way to get outside and enjoy the great outdoors during a time when there is little other reason to do so. Bitter cold and leafless trees do a good job of pushing people away, but winter is also the only time to go skiing, snowboarding and other winter sports. Skiing […]

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 […]