• Family,  Travel

    Vacation Gear: 12 Essential Items for the Family

    We are quickly approaching high season for family spring-break vacations, so I thought it would be helpful to share what gear worked for us on our recent trip.  You can see the full travel recap here, if you haven’t already.  I hope something on this list helps you save time shopping for essentials and accessories so you can just enjoy the blessed adventure!  Nothing made the list unless we tried it and loved it. 12 Tested and Approved Vacation Essentials: Roxy Ocean Side Shorts – These are some of the most comfortable shorts ever!  Super light-weight linen with a drawstring waist.  These were my go-to shorts all day long to pull…

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  • Travel

    Spring Break Vacation with Kids: West Palm Beach, FL

    Spring breaks for families are a popular time to get away from the winter weather (for us northerners) and break up the monotony of the daily grind. This year, finding a family-friendly spot that was warm and not Disney was important for us.  While we want to do Disney in the future, this year wasn’t a year we were up for the challenge.  We still have an 18-month-old “2-foot-tornado” on our hands, and plan to wait until she’s older until we take on the adventures of Disney. After some weighing of the pros and cons of driving vs flying south, we decided to fly this year and researched some location…

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