It sounds pretty easy. You buy a tent. You pack some food. Dust off your sleeping bags. And you’re all set. Let’s just say – if you’re going tent camping with toddlers or a baby, or heck even older kids, it’s not that cut and dry. When we first decided to go camping (not RVing, […]
Travel in the US
Summer vacation is bound to be interesting this year with many people sticking close to home. And since Chicago is home for us, we thought what better way to plan a weekend getaway than by counting down our favorite day trips near Chicago. These are perfect for road trips, whether you live in the area
As businesses slowly start to open back up and people begin to emerge from their homes, one question weighing on a lot of minds: “Is it safe to fly right now?”. It’s June, which means summer vacation, right? As an airline family (and air travel being the foundation for Family on Standby), we can’t wait
If there are open seats to somewhere fun, we’re in them! An out-and-back in one day is our favorite family activity! Here’s our Nashville Day Trip!
I think we may be a little late to the game, but recently we discovered cruising. It was our very first cruise and after a ton of research, we landed on the Princess Pacific Coastal Cruise.
New (to us) discovery: Fort Myers with kids is pretty amazing. We didn’t get to hit all the conventional things this trip. Maybe next time! But we did get to do a lot and here are some of our favorite things to do in Fort Myers.
After looking for a weekend getaway, we decided to check out Washington DC. DC with a toddler might seem counterintuitive, but it’s a great place to visit!