Ok, ok but what about the food in Chile

I’ve been writing a lot about traveling with kids, visiting in-laws, even doing yoga on vacation and a spontaneous winery stop but what about the food. 373 more words

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Radio Linkups for 2-28-15

If you listened to today’s broadcast about Memphis, North Myrtle Beach and Spring Break accommodations on Alabama’s Gulf Coast, here are all the linkups you’ll need to find out more information specifically about each destination. 422 more words


Nijo, in Kyoto, Japan

Nijo Palace in Japan, was our first highlight to see on our first day in Kyoto. Being a Unesco World Heritage Site, it is well worth to have a look. 202 more words


Yukon’s Mom-Inspired Mirror Helps Watch Over Kids

When the R&D team wanted to know how they could make Chevrolet vehicles better appeal to families, they asked people heavily invested in the family vehicle experience- moms. 230 more words



While traveling with our children during our family sabbatical, we have combined fun and entertaining activities with enriching, educational opportunities. During our travel in Japan, we visited Hiroshima, the location of the first atomic bombing on 6 August 1945. 448 more words


Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Lodging Options

Check out the blog post I wrote for one of my favorite places on Earth – Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, Alabama! Sure I’m a little biased being born and bred in Sweet Home Alabama, but if you’ve visited Coastal Alabama, you’ll agree the beaches are gorgeous with amazing sugar-white sand juxtaposing beautiful blue waters. 44 more words


Dubai with a Munchkin... Day 1

Our first real “adventurous” type trip with our munchkins was to Dubai.  It was a crazy emotional trip bc we were on our way to meet and bring home one of our son’s who was born in Ethiopia.  1,038 more words

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