The Catskills for Families

We've always loved the peacefulness, the gorgeous lakes, waterfalls, hikes, quiet meadows, and charming downtowns in upstate NY. And it seems in the past few years that most of NYC has taken notice of the respite from urban life. Upstate NY is truly booming.There were a ton of new hotels we saw opening (The DeBruce, Hotel... Continue Reading →

Florida West Coast

This post is by guest blogger Nicola, a Florida-based, British-born mom of two boys! When you think of visiting Florida, you are typically drawn to the East coast. Hot Miami nights. Sipping cocktails in Palm Beach or finding the fun in Orlando. However, don’t be afraid to venture to the west side. Especially with children,... Continue Reading →

The Day Date is Amazing and Here’s Why…

How do you reconnect with your partner? Tuning out any noise, stress, or the strains of being responsible for little people to remember what's real and sacred between you is crucial. While we love mini-getaways the most, let's be honest who doesn't want a getaway, if you can't get an overnight sitter, day dates are... Continue Reading →

Savannah, GA for Families

I never knew how much I loved Southern food until this trip. Savannah is the most charming, artsy, delicious place. You can stay downtown for city exploring or if you want a beach vacation, check out Hilton Head Island (HHI) which is 45 minutes outside of Savannah. HHI is a lovely, quiet, beach getaway and... Continue Reading →

Mohonk Mountain House

Mohonk Mountain has been on our list for years. The hotel itself is a huge Victorian castle built into the side of a cliff. It's dramatically beautiful, peaceful, and built into the Shawangunk cliffside in such a way that the lines of the natural surroundings and the building itself are blurred. It's clear why this... Continue Reading →

Family Lake House Summer Vacaysh

We love the beach just like anyone else. But we really, really love the mountains, and a lake house vacation is just so dreamy. Every year I look forward to swimming in the lake, sunning on the dock, playing cards on the deck after the kids are asleep. If you're looking for a lake house... Continue Reading →

ISO Sun and Sand

Friends and lovers, I need help finding someplace tropical to visit with my family this winter. I'm looking for recommendations of places to visit (and feature on this super fun blog) for a beach vacation in the Caribbean, Mexico or the Dominican Republic. Looking for hotels, resorts, AirBnb rentals, or unique off-the-beaten path destinations with... Continue Reading →

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