Travel Log

Howl at the Moon Mini Golf at Great Wolf Lodge

Howl at the Moon Mini Golf at Great Wolf Lodge

During our recent stay at The Great Wolf Lodge in Mason, Ohio, we had the opportunity to check out the new Howl at the Moon Glow Golf. Having been open only 3 weeks, there were a few bumps in the road as we arrived right at the opening for the evening.  The staff were wonderful(…)

Essential Beach Gear: NoBlo

Essential Beach Gear: NoBlo

  My family spent a week on Hilton Head Island, SC in June, and were able to take a NoBlo Umbrella Buddy with us. It’s a great design—a drawstring bag that you fill with beach sand and tether to the top of the umbrella with a velcro strap, just above the spokes. When you’re done(…)

Take A Family Road Trip From The Midwest In Your Car

I’m from Kansas City, and around here summer can sometimes drag its feet a bit in arriving. This year, we had snowstorms clear up until the first week of May! But when warm weather does finally arrive to stay, one of the first things I want to do is get out on the road, and(…)

Five Steps To A Stress-Free Family Holiday

Sometimes, going on holiday can be stressful. In fact, one of the most stressful parts is actually organising the holiday itself! Whether you’re lucky enough to have a partner who helps you with every aspect of organising your trip, or have been spending every night online hunting for the perfect break, you probably need some(…)

Sea World unveils Cup that Cares

Sea World unveils Cup that Cares

  SeaWorld Cup That Cares™ With each purchase of its new Cup That Cares™, SeaWorld® will donate $1 to the SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund™ that helps animals around the world. Plus, technology embedded in each cup calculates the amount of CO2 each guest saves from the atmosphere when they choose to reuse the(…)

Seven Favorites in the Twin Cities

Our family just made the big move from Minnesota back to the great mitten state of Michigan after being gone for a whole year. My husband and I both lived in Michigan all of our lives, but darn it if I know anything about family fun around here. Minnesota though? Minnesota is where our gal(…)