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Lobby of the Paradise Point Resort & Spa in San Diego, California
California

A Weekend Getaway at the Paradise Point Resort & Spa in San Diego 

We stayed in a waterfront bungalow at the Paradise Point Resort & Spa for a fun-filled weekend in San Diego’s Mission Bay.  San Diego is one of our favorite weekend getaways here in Southern California. It’s only about two hours away, and with each visit, we focus on a different neighborhood, which…

October 3, 2018
The Safest Mineral Sunscreens for Kids and Babies
Travel Gear

The Safest Mineral Sunscreens for Kids and Babies

Sunscreen should be both good for your kids’ skin and the environment. We’ve created a short list of rules to find safe and natural sunscreen for kids and babies. We spend as many of the daylight hours outside as possible, most often at the…

September 27, 2018
Camping in Anza Borrego Desert State Park
California

A Complete Guide to Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

Since we purchased the California State Park pass last year, we’ve been trying to visit our state parks as often as possible. It wasn’t until last spring, when everyone was going bonkers for wildflowers during the super bloom, that we learned about Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. This…

May 26, 2018
A Weekend Guide to Newport Beach, California | Things to do in Newport Beach
California USA

A Weekend Getaway in Newport Beach, California

Even though we lived in California for about five years before our year abroad in England, I can only count a handful of times when we headed south out of Los Angeles to visit Orange County. But since moving to Newport Beach earlier this year, I’ve come to realize how…

December 6, 2017
Best Beach Gear | Crystal Cove State Park
California Travel Gear

10 Awesome Beach Products You Need This Summer

We thought we were pretty avid beach goers before, but since moving within walking distance to the actual beach part of Newport Beach, California a few months ago, we’ve headed to the sand on almost a daily basis. Whether we’re trying to catch some waves, hanging out with friends…

August 3, 2017
Trams in Lisbon, Portugal | Visiting Lisbon with Kids
Portugal

10 Tips For Visiting Lisbon With Kids

Portugal’s family-focused culture creates a welcoming atmosphere for even the youngest travelers. I think a large part of why I fell in love with Lisbon so quickly was how friendly Lisboetas were towards me and my son. Lisbon was my first trip after moving…

June 28, 2017
Three Days in the Cotswolds: A Complete Itinerary to the most charming villages in England
England

Three Days in the Cotswolds, England

After living in Cambridge, a historic English university town, and taking plenty of trips to London, we were ready to see another side of British life. We planned three days in the Cotswolds to experience life in the countryside. The Cotswolds is a designated Area…

June 1, 2017