Travel by air is by far one of the biggest stressors of convenience in modern life.  While it is much quicker (usually) to travel by air, it is not without its aggravations and inconveniences.  Add kids into the mix,...
"Good afternoon, passengers! This is your captain speaking." Oh, to be in a plane, high up among the clouds! Do you love to travel?  The invention of the airplane is one of the modern man’s best inventions. In only a few...
The first time I traveled with my oldest daughter she was 4 months old. It was the holiday season and we were flying for the first time with a child.  At the time, my husband traveled a lot and...
We lived 1500 miles from family until we had our fourth child. We decided we needed to be closer to my family because we needed the support. Traveling back and forth from Florida to Nebraska for birthdays and holidays...
 Nebraska—honestly, it's not for everyone. But, you're gonna love it! Travel and adventures are my two favorite things! But when I don’t have the time or cash for a long hiatus, I love to explore my home state! Outside of the major...
Sioux Falls, South Dakota, is about 3 hours from Omaha. This makes it the perfect road trip for a family get-away! With only two-and-a-half hours in the car (give or take a little depending on what part of Omaha you...
As much as I enjoy living in Omaha, I try to visit other places at least once a year. I truly am fond of learning about the history of other cities and finding spots around town that are local...
If you are looking for a day trip that includes beautiful scenery, activities, and history—pack some water, lunch, and hiking shoes and visit Indian Cave State Park. Located in the southeast corner of Nebraska, it is just under two...
This is the chronicle about a single mom that took her kids on a memorable trip across South Dakota for 6 days and 5 nights, for less than $1000, and stayed relatively sane doing it. My Childhood Trip to South Dakota I recall...
Are you taking your family on a much-deserved and long-desired vacation this summer? If you are looking for something to occupy waiting times at airports or downtime in your accommodations, here are six compact, fun games that the whole...

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