Travel Log

Let’s Explore the Ocean, Jungle and Safari

Let’s Explore the Ocean, Jungle and Safari

Take the kids on an exploration this summer without leaving the house or your city.  Lonely Planet Kids has a great new series of books that let’s your kids explore the world in a fun and engaging way. In the new Let’s Explore sticker activity series, young adventurers aged 5 and up will love discovering(…)

Just One Pencil is the Key to Worlds of Fun

Just One Pencil is the Key to Worlds of Fun

My daughter likes to doodle.  We have literally a hundred notebooks around the house and in the car and the horse trailer and grandma’s car and….you get the picture.  Now she’s added to her collection with The Rainy Day Activity Book.  Don’t let the title fool you, I think this is a great book for(…)

10 Reasons to Let Your Child Study Abroad

10 Reasons to Let Your Child Study Abroad

By author/photographer Joni Binder Has your high schooler come to you asking to take a year abroad? Or your undergrad, has she said she wanted to take time away from the quad and go to Qatar? And did you hold your breath? I get it. When I went to my parents at twenty-one and said(…)

THE WIZARDING WORLD OF HARRY POTTER – DIAGON ALLEY

THE WIZARDING WORLD OF HARRY POTTER – DIAGON ALLEY

The magnificently-themed land – The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley at Universal Orlando Resort – provides guests a chance to experience extraordinary moments from Harry Potter‟s magical world. The land features incredible shops with windows full of magical surprises, authentic dining experiences, a fire-breathing dragon, the iconic Hogwarts Express and a multi-dimensional(…)

We Took Part In An Unforgettable Journey

My daughter and I recently traveled to Beaches Resort in Turks & Caicos.  My daughter, Hannah, has been chosen to serve on the Teen Advisory Panel for Beaches Resorts.  Prior to our arrival, we received a backpack to bring with us through the Sandals Foundation, Pack for a Purpose program. We were to fill the(…)