Escape to the Inn by the Sea

Just 15 minutes south of Portland, Maine you will find the Inn by the Sea. This elegant coastal property offers it's guests exceptional service and amenities. From the moment visitors arrive they are met with a staff that is eager to meet their needs...

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Family Guide to Washington, DC

We fell in love with Washington, DC on our family's first trip to the city last year. Since then the kids have been begging to go back. There are so many monuments and historic buildings to see that it most...

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Golden Arrow Lakeside Resort – Lake Placid

The village of Lake Placid is located on the shores of Mirror Lake. Main Street is lined with gift shops, art galleries, and restaurants. The Golden Arrow Lakeside Resort is a perfect choice for families looking to stay in a lakefront property...

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Where to Eat in Lake Placid

On a recent weekend visit to Lake Placid, we quickly found out that 48 hours was not nearly enough time to sample all of the area restaurants that we would have liked. However the ones we did try, we can...

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Vacationing at Home in Vermont

I doubt there are many parents who can claim they have explored all of Vermont. Imagine not having lost luggage or flight cancellations due to weather. You won't need to travel long distances or buy expensive plane tickets either. A Vermont Staycation gives you more...

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Top 5 Thing to Do this Fall in Vermont

I love summer. Who doesn't love summer? But I am a sucker for fall in Vermont.  I love apple picking, harvest festivals, corn mazes and don't even get me started on the cider donuts! They make me weak in...

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Wequassett Resort and Golf Club

I could wax on about the amazing seaside setting of the Wequassett Resort -- It is truly spectacular. I could speak to the lavish guest rooms and suites that make this property an award winning member of Preferred Hotels...

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Highlights From a Trip to Washington, DC

Three days was barely enough to scratch the surface on a recent trip to Washington, DC with the kids. But we managed to jam in 2-3 things a day, sometimes more. With museums, memorials, government buildings, galleries and other...

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Top Tips for Family Travel to Washington, DC

Washington, DC has been on my family travel bucket list for several years.  I have just been waiting for the right time to bring the kids. For us, that meant when they were old enough to have the stamina...

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Down the Shore

I wasn't always a Vermonter. I was born in New York City, raised in New Jersey and then did a short stint in Austin, Texas. My first independent travel adventure involved a week-long class trip to Paris during my...

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