Travel Review: Generations Riviera Maya by Karisma (VIDEO)

Generations Riviera Maya

A couple weeks ago, I was invited to check out the brand new Generations Riviera Maya Resort by Karisma. This family-friendly, gourmet-inclusive destination is conveniently located about 25 minutes from the Cancun airport in Mexico. Here is what families will find when they visit… If you prefer to read and look at photos (instead of […]

Disney Aulani Resort & Spa in Hawaii Review (VIDEO)

Aulani Pool

Last week we had the opportunity to visit the Disney Aulani Resort & Spa in Hawaii with the kids. We had an amazing time diving into all the great things that this resort has to offer families. One of my favorite features of the resort is that it is different than any other Disney destination […]

What to Pack for a Beach Getaway with the Kids

Beach Getaway

Planning a beach getaway with kids? Now that you’re a parent, the days of just throwing your bikini (or swim shorts) in a bag and hitting the shore have been replaced with a good deal of careful packing. There are many things that you need to bring that you would have never considered when hitting […]

5 Fun, Family-Friendly Things to do in Coney Island

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Coney Island—a peninsula in southern Brooklyn, New York—is full of nostalgia for me. I grew up only a 10-minute drive from Coney Island, and I fondly remember spending afternoons at the beach there as a child. Coney Island became a bustling resort town after the Civil War. It exploded in popularity in the early 1900s […]

How NOT to be Beach Bummed


How NOT to be Beach Bummed by our guest blogger Katie Sluiter from Sluiter Nation Is there anything more quintessentially “summer” than the beach? A big umbrella with a baby giggling and grabbing her feet on a blanket…A toddler frolicking in the sand and waves…you in a beach chair with a good book and a […]