Traveling with Kids

What To Do In Santa Fe – Our Travel Diary

Find out what to do in Santa Fe when you visit. See where we ate, slept, hiked, relaxed and shopped during our recent visit and get all of my best recommendations for this New Mexico city. My past experience with New Mexico included driving through it in the middle of the night twelve years ago when I was making a cross country move from Austin to Los Angeles.  I also think it was my first (and only) time eating at a Denny’s.  In recent years, though, I had been hearing whispers of the cool, almost mysticalness of Santa Fe and this …

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Our Trip to Martha’s Vineyard with Vineyard Vines

(This post is sponsored by Vineyard Vines and the Winnetu Resort, two brands we feel so lucky to have gotten to know so much about this summer and highly recommend you check out!) We land into Martha’s Vineyard by late morning.  As I look out the window, baby asleep in my lap, I can’t imagine a more stark contrast than that of leaving JFK in New York to arrive 45 minutes later at quaint Martha’s Vineyard. The frenetic pace of the former, followed by the instant calm of the latter. The airport is shuttered like the charming homes that …

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48 Hours in New York City with Kids

New York City is such a fun and vibrant place and is perfect for a weekend getaway, but can you do it with kids? Check out what we got up to on our 48 hours in New York with our children.  It was such a fun time and I couldn’t recommend it enough! For as long as I have had children, I have dreamed of taking my kids to New York City.  I was 18 the first time I stepped foot in the city– the week of Thanksgiving, 2002– and I have spent the last decade and a half making up for lost time, traveling there as often as possible …

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YOLO || Setting a Time Capsule Goal for Our Family

Have you thought about what you want to be doing this time next year?  It’s so easy to feel like the summer passes you by without getting to do some of the things that were on your list, but rather than lamenting that it’s already July, have you considered dreaming big about what you want to be doing this time next year and working towards that goal for the next 12 months?  I call it a time capsule goal because it’s the antithesis of instant gratification.  You plot and save and work, but you delay the reward for a …

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