The San Juan Islands of Washington State are a very popular summer destination for families; and rightfully so. With hiking, kayaking, whale watching, and more, it’s a relaxing and beautiful place to be. But I’ll let you in on a little secret – this is not just a summer destination! The off-peak season with […]
In December, there’s suddenly so much to do in Seattle that you barely even notice the rain anymore. Hurray for holidays in Seattle! To keep you and your family entertained, here are some of our favorite activities.
Fortunately for us, there are great places to visit that are just a short drive from Seattle, but that make us feel like we’ve gotten far away from home! Here are a few of our new favorite destinations.
It was like magic. No sooner had we crossed the towering bridge separating us from the island, all the stresses of my week suddenly just melted away. I stood and breathed in the smell of trees and beach and water and smiled. My family was in an island of paradise, on Washington State’s beautiful Whidbey […]
Photo by: Bigstock/SerrNovik Have you ever wanted to visit a national park with kids? How do you choose which national park to visit? There are over 58 national parks in the U.S. -and that’s not including national monuments and historic sites. When our youngest child was independent enough, our family of five decided a family […]
Seattle is an amazing city to visit with so much to see and do for visitors of all ages! But you do have to rest sometime, so we have recommendations from visitors and locals alike for the best kid-friendly hotels in Seattle with kids in tow! Featured Photo by BigStock/Andy777 Explore Kid-Friendly Hotels in Seattle […]
Seattle may be the largest and most well-known city of Washington State, but east of the Cascade Mountains is another big city: Spokane. My family of three spent a weekend sampling some of the activities that family-friendly Spokane has to offer.
Where to Ski Close to Home: Find Ski programs and packages offering deals for families learning how to ski in their own neighborhood.
Each volcano site has its own features that make it so unique. As a traveling family we like to visit them all, but if you can only pick one of the following top volcanoes to visit with kids, any one will do!