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5 Tips to Begin Planning Your Dream Alaskan Vacation

5 Tips to Begin Planning Your Dream Alaskan Vacation

Alaska within itself can be overwhelming!  It is over twice the size of Texas and almost equivalent in size to the entire eastern seaboard, so when my husband said “ALASKA”, my mind started fantasizing and then overanalyzing!  Traveling with the entire family including two toddlers, […]

My Friday Five:  5 Must Haves When Traveling with Children

My Friday Five: 5 Must Haves When Traveling with Children

As we’re preparing for an upcoming flight across country, I’m reminded of all the preparations I did for our youngest when flying while she was younger.  Fortunately for her, she has been traveling since she was a little tike so now it’s just a thing, […]

College is just around the corner . . .

College is just around the corner . . .

Free printable College Move-In Checklist (Below)!   Now that you’ve a had a few weeks to breathe following high school graduation festivities, let’s talk college! Can you believe you just finished planning who would get the graduation tickets; how to handle the heat, rain or […]

Unplug for the Day . . . Cataloochee

Unplug for the Day . . . Cataloochee

Tucked away off the I-40 between Asheville, North Carolina and Knoxville, Tennessee is the breathtaking valley of Cataloochee.  Surrounded by 6000 ft. peaks, this well protected and preserved valley is part of the Great Smoky Mountain National Park.  With our daughter’s horse show schedule and […]