There is something about Southern California that keeps drawing us back. Playgrounds on the beach, long sunny days, avocado’s at every meal – all things we will never get tired of, and all just a regular part of life for California! Here are our favorites and things we would recommend to any family visiting Southern California and metro San Diego.
We have done several cruises in the past, but this was our first Disney cruise, and also our first Transatlantic cruise. We left from Barcelona and ended in NYC, and all four of us had a fantastic time! Nobody got seasick, we ate like kings, and had more Disney fun than we could imagine!
As much as we love traveling with our girls and showing them the world, we need some alone time and the possibility of sleeping past 8. New York City is one of our favorite adult getaways but it can be overwhelming to plan out an itinerary here if you’ve never visited. TripAdvisor is who I depend […]
Santa Monica is one of my favorite California surf towns, and it proved to be wonderful for kids too! We had two days here, and had a fantastic time. Here are our top picks for visiting here with the kids: Pacific Park. This is the amusement park on the Santa Monica Pier. It’s free to […]
One of our favorite weekend getaways with Olivia was visiting Victoria, BC in June 2014. We were living in Seattle and I was pregnant with Adele and dying to go back to Victoria. My grandparents took me & my sister during middle school and we just loved it. After looking at some pictures of the […]
Flying with small kids and babies can be stressful when you don’t do it often. This list should be helpful for all the infrequent flyers out there! Pack in your suitcase: – Bottles & sippy cups. I recommend packing enough for a day and washing them all before bed. Don’t waste space in your suitcase […]
My husband and I both are ridiculously optimistic and love to see the happy side of life. I find that true for most people who travel around their own country, and especially the world. Travel makes you a lot of things. Relaxed. Excited. Tired. And most often, anxious to book your next trip. At least […]