Two Words that Will Change Your Financial Future

After last week’s post when I related a lack of travel to a lack of money, I got a little flack. ?I know there are other reasons people don’t travel, but I do believe that more people WOULD travel if their finances were in a place that they could afford to do it more often. I know that money is a very personal issue and everyone has an opinion.?But when an article like this appears in my newsfeed this morning, …

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Renting an Apartment or Vacation Home for Your Family

One of the dramas when traveling with the kids is always- SPACE!? Staying in a hotel room can work, but I hate turning out the lights when it’s the kids’ bedtime (not mine) and then tip-toeing to the bathroom.? The easiest way to cure this?? By renting an apartment or vacation home for your family. It’s so easy to book a vacation home.? Sadly, families have the misconception that it will be much more expensive to book a kid-friendly vacation …

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Best American Hotel Chains for Families

One?of the reasons that parents?don’t travel with small children?is they are worried about where to stay. ?I like my personal space, too, but I also want to know my kids are safe and secure.??We do?travel on a budget, but?we also don?t want to stay at a Rodeway Inn with 3 kids.? I know other moms and dads struggle with this, too, so I thought I’d combine my expertise as a former travel agent and couple that with my travel history.? …

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Why we should revert to 1950s housewives

There is always talk among the mothering community about the 1950s, June Cleaver, stereotypical housewife. ?We?re not sure if we want to revert back or not. ?I?ve read books telling us we should always put on make-up and freshen ourselves up before our husband gets home (which by the way I do try to do at least 50% of the time, notsomuch in the winter when I?m in leggings and Uggs all day) but I?ve also read books and blogs …

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