summer vacation

Kiawah Island Residence Inn: Plotting Our Affordable Family Vacation

It's time for a getaway! Plotting an affordable family vacation at Kiawah Island's Andell Inn, a Residence Inn by Marriott hotel.

– Oct 30, 2014

The Kid I Never Was: Encouraging My Girls To Love Sports, Bugs & the Great Outdoors

Typical kid adventures were not a part of this mom's childhood. But with two active girls, I'm learning to let go.

– Mar 18, 2014

Back-To-School Blues: My Kids Aren’t the Only Ones Bummed That Summer’s Over

The thing is, with the deadlines and the traveling and the packing and unpacking that came with the house sale and the big move, summer...

– Aug 8, 2012

Wordful Wednesday: Summer in Paris With MyBrownBaby

I shared earlier this week the sheer awesomeness that was the MyBrownBaby summer vacation to Paris with the girlpies, Mari and Lila, and our son,...

– Aug 3, 2010

Traveling In Color: Finding Diversity and Opening Minds on a Paris Vacation with Kids

I remember going on only one vacation when I was a kid to my aunt’s house in South Carolina. Shortly before we left, I caught...

– Jul 30, 2010

MyBrownBaby On the Road: Living It Up In Hilton Head, Savannah, and Charleston

My family couldn’t really afford vacations when my brother and I were growing up, but when I got a job and some vacation days, I...

– Jul 20, 2009