Category: Travel

managing expectations on family vacation

The Truth About Managing Expectations on Vacation: 4 Things You Need to Know

Inside: How to give yourself grace – managing expectations on family vacation.

Irritated, I reached for my daughter’s arm to hurry her along. The huge resort iguana captured her attention while I was rushing to get us to the pool.

I felt my arm brush the coke bottle in her hand and heard the loud … Read more

Save Money and Cut Costs on Family Vacation

How to Save Money on Family Travel

If there’s one thing I love, it’s getting out of town with my family. Something about getting away, even for a long weekend, just lifts my spirits. But vacation costs add up fast. Since I’m the money-manager of the family, I’m always looking for ways to save money on family travel.

Our family vacations can … Read more

How to Keep Tween Travelers Happy and Occupied

Summertime is upon us, and for many, that means travel. Whether it’s by plane, train or automobile, time spent confined in any mode of transportation can make anyone antsy. Especially tween travelers. Hormonal changes, mood swings, and emotional sensitivity, oh my. How do you keep tween travelers happy and occupied on your journey?

That’s been … Read more