Family Skiing Just Across the Border

Quebec’s Eastern Townships, just across the border from Vermont and New Hampshire, have all the qualities for a family ski vacation: a choice of four different ski mountains within a short distance, budget-friendly prices (at a favorable exchange rate), dependable snow conditions and the added excitement of international travel. This Canadian getaway is less than […]

Guide to Black History Month in Philadelphia

Philadelphia’s rich history and culture lays the groundwork for an educational, fun and active trip for the family during Black History Month. Visit museums, workshops and heritage celebrations in the diverse City of Brotherly Love — the African American Museum is a good, albeit obvious, place to start. Celebrate Black History Month during the debut […]

Philly Foods for the Super Bowl

Philadelphia is abuzz with excitement over the hometown heroes and league underdogs; the Eagles make their way to Minneapolis for Super Bowl LII. If you’re in the Philadelphia area this weekend, stop in some of these patriotic establishments for special Eagles-themed cuisine. Kick off Super Bowl weekend with brunch and a spirited cocktail at Pub […]

Bucket List Destinations

Take the family on an unforgettable trip this spring in a destination less traveled. Check a few unique experiences off your bucket list and scratch a few off-the-grid destinations off the map this year. Galápagos Islands, Ecuador The Galápagos Islands — a volcanic archipelago in the Pacific Ocean belonging to Ecuador — offers nature lovers […]

Review: Sea-Guini

By Kimberly Krol In Clearwater Beach for a wedding, two friends and I decided to enjoy dinner at Sea-Guini, inside Opal Sands Resort. Upon entering the resort, it wasn’t the lure of the cuisine that captivated our immediate attention, but the impressive indoor sand sculptures in the lobby. Soon, however, it was the ambience, food […]

Presidential Getaways for Presidents’ Day Weekend

Some families observe the long Presidents’ Day weekend in February by hitting the road for a well-deserved vacation while others take advantage of the opportunity to celebrate the accomplishments of Washington, Lincoln and other presidents. While D.C., Philadelphia, New York City and Boston are go-to destinations for that heady blend of fun, patriotism and learning, […]