Girls’ Guide to the Canadian Rockies Aboard the Rocky Mountaineer

Pack your bags ladies. We’re heading up to the Canadian Rockies on the luxurious Rocky Mountaineer train. You are going to see a part of the world that very few, except those working the [...]


Holiday Travel Airport Survival Guide for the Whole Family

The holiday travel season is coming and with it a whole lot of stress. The mere thought of packing and traveling with kids can send some parents screaming into the hills. It makes others rethink [...]


Your Guide to the Annual Fort Wayne Johnny Appleseed Festival

If you grew up in the midwest in the 70s and 80s, you probably sang the Johnny Appleseed song at summer camp at some point. “Oh the Lord is good to me, and so I thank the Lord… for giving me the [...]


What to Pack for Your Rocky Mountaineer Train Trip through the Canadian Rockies

Your Rocky Mountaineer train trip is booked. The route has been decided and hotels are all reserved. All thats left is to pull out your suitcase and start throwing things in so you can hop on [...]


Best Time to Visit Bermuda and How to Get There from Washington DC

Many people assume Bermuda is part of the Caribbean Islands, but come to realize that isn’t actually the case. Bermuda is in fact located east of North Carolina. Fun fact number two, the [...]


Visiting Ireland For The First Time Checklist

So, you’re finally making the trip to the Emerald Isle? If you’re visiting Ireland for the first time, read our vacation tips and hacks to make sure the hardest decision on your trip [...]


Google’s #BeInternetAwesome: Join Us For Brunch

Parents across the country are worried about their kids. In today’s digital age, our children are being exposed to technology from birth (I don’t know about you, but I was on Twitter at night [...]


Things to do in Fort Wayne Indiana Over a Weekend Getaway

Intent on a weekend adventure one lovely autumn day, our little family pointed our car eastwards from Chicago. Driving along sleepy Highway 30, crossing miles of corn fields just about ripe for [...]


Autumn Events Worth the Drive from Washington DC

Crisp cool weather, apple picking, and pumpkin spiced anything (and everything) has hit the East Coast. Autumn is here and there are tons of celebratory festivals, art and music shows happening [...]


Where to find the Best Cheap and Free Parking in DC

One of the trickiest things to figure out when you are visiting the nation’s capital is where to find cheap or free parking in DC. Often times you need overnight parking in Washington, DC, [...]