It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas all over the Gulf Coast of Texas with big city lights and fabulous shopping opportunities. Finding the spirit of the season with kids means lots of fun excitement with visiting Santa, watching eye-popping light displays, and visions of dancing sugar plums.
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Photo by: Marisa Langford Florida’s Capital City, Tallahassee, might not be your final destination but it should definitely be on your list of places to pit stop while visiting the Sunshine State. This natural city is lined with gorgeous live oaks, over 600 miles of trails, and perfect temperatures year round. Explore the deeply rooted history of […]
Teaching our kids about the history of the country we call home is an important task, but where to start? We’ve rounded up a few favorite U.S. history museums to visit with kids.
Whether your family has artistic leanings, athletic energies, or simply loves to explore, there is something for everyone in your crew to enjoy in San Jose
The ultimate payoff for this trip was answering my nephews’ questions about the Revolutionary War and the reasons why things unfolded as they did, discussing whether King George in England was fair in his expectation of colonists, and posing the question of which side they would be on. They now knew enough and had seen […]
Don’t just read about California history, explore it with your kids!
Explore historical sites, ships, museums, and more with these top places to learn about history with kids.
One of the original 13 colonies and the last to adopt its state motto of “To be, rather than to seem”, North Carolina is exactly what it seems—a state offering a seemingly endless array of breathtaking beaches, national parks, mountain ski resorts, charming small towns, and historic sites that stretch back to the our nation’s […]
My family was captivated by the colorful characters and the history of northern Minnesota heritage during our trip to Minnesota’s Forest History Center.