Spring is a beautiful season in America’s Southwest. The cactus bloom — yellow, fiery red, and deep purplish burgundy. The temperatures stay moderate, ranging from a cool 55 degrees in the highest elevations of New Mexico and topping out around 90 degrees Fahrenheit in Tucson and Phoenix. It’s possible to walk among southern Arizona’s towering […]
Photo Courtesy of BigStock/inacioluc On the surface, Santa Cruz looks like a Beach Boys tune come to life. There’s a thriving surf culture, ample space designated for beach volleyball and sandcastle building, and an amusement park sits just feet from the ocean waves. Some might say that an endless summer is enjoyed in these parts. […]
Palm Springs, CA is a great family destination year round, however some days can truly push the limits of the thermometer. Keeping cool is a true concern for many families – especially in the summer. Family vacations in the Palm Springs area are very affordable in the summer – when rates are low and rooms […]
Next time your family thinks of a Northern California Bay getaway, consider Oakland, a surprisingly fabulous family-friendly destination.
Taking the kids on a Berkeley-based vacation? Check out the fun you can have with littles while visiting this hip, NorCal region.
Photo By Woman_In_Travel I remember when my eldest was two and grandpa bought him a train table. He spent hours and hours building tracks and going around the table in circles. His favorite train was James (from Thomas and Friends). For all of you moms and dads who have a little one who is a […]
Located 2 hours south of San Francisco and just north of the infamous Big Sur Mountains of the Central Coast, is beautiful Monterey, California.
Photo Courtesy of BigStock/Stargirl Much to the chagrin of one of my best friends, her sweet little 3-year-old girl has turned out to be princess obsessed. For the past two weeks, I haven’t seen our little friend in anything but Cinderella’s dress. I mean she even wanted to wear her princess outfit to soccer camp. […]
Thankfully, with some careful planning, my family of five (plus grandma!) survived our family-trip to Alcatraz, and you can too!