Unique Tourist Attractions in Chicago Kids Will Love

Unique Tourist Attractions in Chicago Kids Will Love   Offbeat and odd attractions can often be the highlight of a trip, and Chicago has plenty of odd tourist attractions that kids will love. Most of the weird stuff was not planned out by the city as a whole, but the fruit of one person’s eccentricities. However, there are a couple odd sights that  a lot of planning went into, but still didn’t turn out as expected or have everyone … [Read more...]

Comfort Inn At The Zoo | Omaha Nebraska

Comfort Inn At The Zoo | Omaha Nebraska The kids were bored, I had cabin fever and big sister was just craving a road trip. That's when we decided that sometimes a quick little weekend vacation is in order. I took the littles and big sister on a quick weekend vacation to Omaha, Nebraska to visit the zoo and just "be away" for a while. We checked accommodations nearby and found Comfort Inn At the Zoo in Omaha. It was literally just a few … [Read more...]

Best Dinosaur Museums for Families

Best Dinosaur Museums for Families A family vacation almost always includes the chance to visit a local museum or learning institution, and dinosaur museums top the list. There are so many museums, big and small, around the country that make great day trips for families with dinosaur enthusiasts of all ages. From city museums to small, university museums, these exhibits feature the most impressive and important finds, give a behind the scenes … [Read more...]

4 Honeymoon Destinations in the Midwest

4 Honeymoon Destination in the Midwest The Midwest is filled with romantic honeymoon or anniversary destinations for every couple, helping you get away from it all or throwing you into an exciting mix of activities and attractions. Mackinac Island Getaway from it all on Mackinac Island where you are forced to slow down, ditch the car and dive into island life on the lake. There is a hotel stay for every type of romantic weekend that you are … [Read more...]

Tips for Traveling with Children | Air and Road Tips

Thanks to Allstate for sponsoring this post. All opinions are my own. Many parents put off traveling with their young children until they are a bit older to avoid a vacation disaster story. Traveling with the littles can bring on a state of panic for a lot of people. Images of wiggling kids, whining phrases, irritated passengers and multiple pit stops for a potty break are just a few scenarios that float through the mind. We have been … [Read more...]

Branson, MO Overview | #ExploreBranson

Branson, MO Overview | #ExploreBranson Disclosure: I have been invited to Branson, MO by US Family Guide Blogger Network and Explore Branson to experience some of the attractions. All opinions are my own and may differ from yours. Branson, MO Overview! This was our 2nd trip to Branson, MO and we still aren't even close to seeing and doing everything there is to see and do. On my bucket list is to see Branson, MO at Christmas time. My son … [Read more...]

Showboat Branson Belle | Branson, MO #ExploreBranson

Showboat Branson Belle | Branson, MO #ExploreBranson Disclosure: I have been invited to Branson, MO by US Family Guide Blogger Network and Explore Branson to experience some of the attractions. All opinions are my own and may differ from yours. Showboat Branson Belle! When we were invited on #ExploreBranson trip in Branson, MO, I was excited that the Showboat Branson Belle Dinner Cruise was on the itinerary. I have always wanted to go and … [Read more...]

Titanic Museum Attraction | Branson, MO #ExploreBranson

Titanic Museum Attraction | Branson, MO #ExploreBranson Disclosure: I have been invited to Branson, MO by US Family Guide Blogger Network and Explore Branson to experience some of the attractions. All opinions are my own and may differ from yours.   Titanic Museum Attraction! I have been wanting to visit the Titanic Museum Attraction for the longest time and was certainly glad to see it on my Branson itinerary. You can't miss the … [Read more...]

Branson Tracks | Branson, MO #ExploreBranson

Branson Tracks | Branson, MO #ExploreBranson Disclosure: I have been invited to Branson, MO by US Family Guide Blogger Network and Explore Branson to experience some of the attractions. All opinions are my own and may differ from yours. Branson Tracks! When you think of Branson, MO, most people think of shows and Silver Dollar City. But sometimes you need more than that. So we took a break one evening because it was cooler outside, to head … [Read more...]

Jonah at Sight & Sound Theatre | Branson, MO #ExploreBranson

Jonah at Sight & Sound Theatre | Branson, MO #ExploreBranson Disclosure: I have been invited to Branson, MO by US Family Guide Blogger Network and Explore Branson to experience some of the attractions. All opinions are my own and may differ from yours.   Jonah at Sight & Sound Theater! New in Branson, MO this year is the story of Jonah at the Sight & Sound Theatre where the Bible is brought to life. The story of Jonah … [Read more...]