Road Trip with Kids Packing List

Below is my road trip packing list after dozens of road trips over the past 7 years of parenthood. I hope they help you with the “are we there yet??” questions as well as make the time much more enjoyable! Includes Must Haves for your car, Free Activities, Activities for under $5 and under $20.

Travel from Home with Family Theme Nights

You don’t always have to travel by plane to make memories with your kids. Recently, we’ve started biweekly Travel From Home nights where we visit a new country through food, games and music.

Family Travel Quotes – 35 Quotes to Inspire Your Next Trip

I love collecting inspiring family travel quotes, even after years of traveling with our kids! They encourage and energize us to plan our next trip. There are as many reasons why families travel as there are a number of families who travel! I have organized these into 3 categories: 1) Travel with Kids Quotes 2) Family Vacation Quotes… why it’s worth it! And 3) Family Trip Quotes from Famous People (hint: seize the day!)

Morning at the Museum – Sample Itinerary

Earlier this week, I asked parents on Instagram what types of scenarios they would want me to create a sample itinerary for and the majority…

The Best Smithsonian Museums For Babies!

I had the great joy of guest posting on Sunshine Whispers this week with my suggestions for the best museums for babies! Check it out to…

Tips for Smithsonian Museums with Out of Town Guests

We love when friends and family visit us in Washington, D.C.! There is so much to do and see (and eat!) here that it is…

Free Museum Scavenger Hunt for ANY Museum – downloadable

I love getting suggestions from moms who’ve downloaded the Family Trip Guides to the Smithsonians!  A local mom with kids a little bit older than…