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Staycations: Family Vacations Right at Home

backyardcamping

A fun and interesting take on intensive planning and going away for family vacations is something known as a “stay-cation,” where the traveling is all done to a destination such as your own backyard or even to a grandparent’s house for a night of fun and family togetherness. These types of vacations ensure that family time is still adhered to even with busy schedules, as well as catering to the travel bug that bites add odd times of the year. A “stay-cation” can turn any night or weekend evening into a cause for celebration. And the great thing is that they run on minimal planning and are very kid-friendly! Read More »

Traveling with Kids

Road Trip

As a seasoned traveler, Daddy Nickell knows how stressful it can be to voyage with small children. Don’t get caught up in the stress this year, follow these tried and true tips for ensuring easy travel with your kids for Spring Break, summer and beyond. Read More »

Taking the Kids Camping

Camping

Here’s a vacation idea that is guaranteed to be an adventure, won’t bust the budget and will provide plenty of family time away from computers, cell phones and TVs. You don’t have to go far from home either and you can bring your pooch. Go camping-even for a few days. Just being in a tent is an adventure for young ... Read More »

Kids can eat healthier on vacation

Kids Eating Healthy

Sure we all want to kick back and indulge a little on vacation, but that doesn’t need to mean a steady diet of fast food and rich desserts. Just ask The First Lady. Her Lets Move! Campaign is designed not only to fight childhood obesity but to encourage us all to eat healthier wherever we are. Wherever you’re going this ... Read More »