6 Fun and Functional Family Travel Finds

Love new travel gadgets? So do we, and our latest finds come just in time for holiday gifts and the stuffing of stockings. Contigo Travel Mugs and No Spill Cups Designing high-tech solutions for our on-the-go society is exactly what Contigo does, and when the company turned its attention to spill-proof beverage containers, the results […]

4 Family- and Pet-Friendly Hotels

Canopy by Hilton, Washington DC, The Wharf Hotel Check into Canopy, The Wharf Hotel in Washington, D.C. with your two- and four-legged friends and family members and receive a slew of extras. The Just-Right Room comes complete with a dog bed, dog food and water bowls so guests can settle in and relax. In partnership […]

6 New England Winter Getaways for Couples

What could be more romantic than curling up in front of a blazing fireplace on a snowy evening, cups of steaming mulled wine in hand? Inns throughout New England combine luxurious guestrooms, cozy areas for socializing, fine dining and glorious snow-covered scenery to wake up to. It’s a recipe for a romantic getaway for two. […]

Best 5 Fall Activities to Do Before Winter

The holiday season may be fast approaching with winter weather right around the corner, but there are still a few fall activities on our seasonal bucket list. Make Scarecrows Stuffing hay and straw into your own family scarecrow is a fun activity for all ages. Host your own friendly competition among friends and family with […]

Trips to Plan in 2018

Bell Roads Festival in Thessaloniki, Greece: Feb 1–11, 2018 Head to Aristotelous Square in Thessaloniki, Greece, and join in the ancient tradition of bell ringing during The Meeting of the Bells, also known as Bell Roads. History buffs of all ages enjoy the ancient tradition, originated from hunter-gatherer societies migrating through Europe hoping to cast […]

Flavors of Thanksgiving

For most of us, in addition to being thankful, Thanksgiving is all about the food. I, for one, grew up with a set Thanksgiving menu that rarely changed from year to year, yet blended flavors of my dad’s upbringing in Pennsylvania with my mom’s Georgia heritage. Fortunately for our family, that meant a lot of […]