Product Reviews

The right travel gear can make or break your vacation. Check out my reviews and recommendations for great travel products, gear and accessories.

Mitsubishi Outlander

Ripping through the Rockies With Confidence in the 2015 Mitsubishi Outlander

Weather was an issue on our Rocky Mountain road trip. Thankfully, we were driving a safe, reliable, comfortable vehicle - the 2015 Mitsubishi Outlander SE with Super All Wheel Control.
GetOutfitted ski rentals

Ski Vacations Just Got Easier with GetOutfitted Rentals

Make your ski vacation easier with GetOutfitted and have ski clothing, helmets, skis, boots, and other gear delivered directly to your vacation location.
Keystone family ski lesson

Keystone Resort’s Perfect Solution: Family Ski Lessons

Many of us have kids who just don't enjoy group lessons with other kids, or even private lessons away from mom and dad. Keystone's family ski lesson offers the perfect solution.
Tracks AIR Wireless Bluetooth Headphones

Holiday Gift Guide for Travelers 2014

If you're like me and just started your holiday shopping, check out these suggestions for the well-traveled person on your list. Happy Holidays!
View from Lake House, Lake Placid, NY

The Lake House in Lake Placid and My Love of Mountain Lake Towns

The newly renovated Lake House in Lake Placid, NY, is modern rustic and exactly what we wanted for a weekend in the mountains.
Touring Gettysburg, PA

Review of Roadschooling, The Ultimate Guide to Education Through Travel

Roadschooling: The Ultimate Guide to Education Through Travel offers prime examples of how traveling with your kids can be the perfect implementation of a learning lifestyle.

InSite Gettysburg iPad Tour {Cassie’s Corner}

My favorite part of the day was climbing on the rocks in the park. I also really liked how the iPad showed you the battles that happened in the spot you were standing.
Ski rentals are easy and convenient at Tahoe Dave's in Tahoe City, CA

Ski Rental Options in Lake Tahoe

Whether you are skiing near the north shore or south shore, here are two ski rental options in Lake Tahoe that I highly recommend.

How to Plan a Successful Family Road Trip: Car Games

Regardless of the exciting activities you have planned on your road trip, there will be stretches of time "enjoying" one another's company in the car. Here are my favorite ways to pass the time.
Hyundai Azera's panoramic sunroof

Hyundai Azera’s Gorgeous Panoramic Sunroof

Remember those cars from The Jetsons with the glass bubble? Well, the future is now with the Hyundai Azera's panoramic sunroof.

10 Days Until Christmas – 10 Gift Guides For Travelers

It's crunch time. Just ten days until Christmas. Whether you are still looking for that perfect gift - or you need a quick secret santa or stocking stuffer - you'll find inspiration in these ten unique gift guides.
GMC Yukon Denali Hybrid

Road Tripping in GMC’s Denali: To DVD or Not To DVD

GMC's Yukon Denali is a luxury SUV that has all the amenities to make a driver and passenger feel pampered. But when it comes to traveling with kids, do DVD players keep them from fighting? Do they keep parents sane in the car?
Giada De Laurentiis Book Signing

Giada Inspires Kids to Appreciate International Food and Travel

Food Network's Giada De Laurentiis has just penned two new children's books -- and they aren't cookbooks. The Recipe for Adventure series is all about family, food, travel, adventure, and magic! It's wonderful when a TV personality can use her fame to inspire a younger generation to appreciate international food and travel.

Save Money With Knok Home Swap Community

The following post is sponsored by Knok, a home swap community. Has traveling with your family become more of a chore than an enjoyable experience?...

Buy Yourself a FlipBelt for National Running Day – and Everyday

The FlipBelt is a sleek, stretchy belt that fits flat around your hips and holds all the essentials you need on a run. It's also great for travel!