Packing List for an Epic (and Safe!) Beach Vacation

Packing List for an Epic (and Safe!) Beach Vacation

Packing for a beach vacation is not for the faint-of-heart. Besides the beach toys and other paraphernalia, you need to think about keeping everyone safe during those dangerous sun times. Oh, and keeping your hair from being a frizz ball, your skin from humidity...
Two Decades In Austin – What I Haven’t Done

Two Decades In Austin – What I Haven’t Done

You don’t have to look far to find crazy long Austin bucket lists. After living in the area for over 20 years, I’ve done most of the things on those lists. But there are still a few iconic {some obscure!} Austin things I haven’t done. Here’s my...
8 Mistakes to Avoid on Your Family Vacation

8 Mistakes to Avoid on Your Family Vacation

Can I ask you a favor? Please learn from me.  Read these 8 mistakes to avoid on your next family vacation and save yourself from the inconvenience, stress, and bad moods that accompany these travel errors.  Two of the following travel mistakes make me cringe in...
8 Minimalist Road Trip Tips

8 Minimalist Road Trip Tips

Road trips with kids can be exhausting…but they can be really fun, too. After many hours on the road and both short and long road trips, we’ve found ways to make the road trip part of the vacation. Keeping things simple helps make this part of the journey...