The Ultimate “Time Out”

Soccer practice. Music lessons. Student government. SAT and aptitude testing. Science field trips. And all of it falling after the 3 p.m. school bell rings. When it comes to tight schedules and over-programming, why should adults have all the fun when it comes to mindful ways to release tension and stress? Recent studies at Harvard […]

Best Family-Friendly Winter Fun in New York State

From outdoor fun to warm escapes, there’s plenty for the family to enjoy when you make a winter getaway to New York State. Hit the Slopes While you might be tempted to head to Vermont or New Hampshire to fit in some ski time with the family, you should consider the slopes of New York. […]

Woodstock Inn & Resort, Woodstock, Vermont

Woodstock, Vermont, is considered one of the country’s “prettiest small towns” for its bucolic centerpiece, The Green, and its authentic, wooden Middle Covered Bridge, which spans the local Outtaquechee River. The Woodstock Inn has been the premier lodging destination in the quintessential Green Mountain winter resort town since it was built in the Federalist Era, circa 1793. […]

New York, New York: 10 Top Indoor Activities

New York City has a thousand attractions, but perfect weather is not among them. Some days, particularly when it’s cold, snowy or rainy, you’ll want to spend a few hours indoors. Fortunately, there are countless fun adventures to share inside. Here are 10 wonderful ways to pass time whether or not the weather cooperates. The […]

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 […]

Trips to Take With Adult Kids

By Audrey Lee As kids begin to get older, the sadness of growing out of adolescence may overwhelm parents. Long will be the days of wowing your kids with simple trips to the zoo or going to story time at the local library. As they grow older, you may realize travel will become easier. When […]