Category: Travel and Photography

We love to travel and we enjoy snapping photos of all the beautiful and unusual things we encounter! We’re a family of travelers from our late 20’s to late 50’s. Mary Beth and Brian travel the world and participate in all kinds of crazy adventures! From an African safari to Zorbing and cave exploring in New Zealand, to hanging out with the Monks in Myanmar, they’ve seen and explored it all. Mom Lyndsey travels with her two small children and shares ideas on how to get them there in one piece and with your sanity intact. Boomer travelers Connie and Steve prefer vacations stateside with an eye for relaxation, luxury, history, spas, and art.

IHG Rewards Club – Earn Points For Your Hotel Stay & #ShareForever Giveaway

I love to travel, but my days of roughing it in subpar hotels are over. But that doesn’t mean I’ve won the lottery, it just means I’ve become a smarter traveler, and part of my travel smarter shopping scheme is to make use of reward club promotions. There are plenty of them around, but you need to scrutinize them carefully to be sure they truly reward their users.
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5 Tips For Camping With Kids

We just finished a multi-family weekend campout in the Olympic National Park, and it was a smashing success. Can you believe this was only my second time camping in my life?? It’s taken a little time for me to become a camping enthusiast, but we’re getting there. I think it’s so important for kids to get outdoors and appreciate nature (and screen-free time), but I’m also learning that a successful campout requires a LOT of planning — especially with kids. Here are five important tips to make camping with kids easier:
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