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F is for Flagstaff, and Family Reunions

You love your family. All 700 members scattered around the world. Trying to get everyone together is another story. People have their lives and kids have their sports and many of the older members have their ways. Sometimes, a date set way in advance for a special occasion, like a milestone birthday, a graduation or […]

Preparing for Hikes with Kids

No matter where you are hiking or who you are hiking with, it is important to be prepared for the challenges of any given hike. For longer hikes, this means bringing water and snacks. When kids are in tow, prepping for a hike changes completely. Perhaps the most important thing about prepping a hiking trip, […]

Activities with Kids on a Camping Trip

Camping is like no other vacation for kids, and with a little encouragement from you, they will soon unplug and even enjoy being tech-free for a few days. The trick is to engage them by having activities ready to suggest, activities that aren’t things they can do everyday at home. Here are some of our […]

Nature Getaways in South Carolina

Ready to watch dolphins frolic and fireflies dance? In South Carolina, family adventures can include these activities and much, much more. The waters that make up the mouth of the Kiawah River as it joins the Atlantic Ocean are a great place to observe dolphin pods herd fish onto the riverbanks. The dolphins, who live […]

Nature-Loving Locales in Texas

Summer travels and family excursions are always a great excuse to get together and enjoy the fleeting free time and long, sunny days. Whether the kids are out of school and looking for something to do or you have some vacation days on your hands you want to put to good use, there are a […]

Family Camping in New Hampshire

New Hampshire’s White Mountains are filled with activities for families. They offer a mix of fun parks, mountain rides and other tourist attractions as well as an abundance of outdoor options. Much of the land is protected by national forests and state parks, which offer families another option that combines lodging with outdoor fun. Camping […]