• Willowbrook wildlife center

Goin’ Local: Willowbrook Wildlife Center

June 30th, 2017|0 Comments

Note: This is the first in a series called Goin' Local, where we explore what Chicago's Western Suburbs have to offer. We can't take an Alaskan Cruise or cross-country road trip every day. But that [...]

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Alaskan Cruise with Kids – Part 6, Victoria, BC, Canada and Disembarking in Seattle

June 28th, 2017|0 Comments

Day 6 Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. We literally had just a few evening hours to spend here. And, again, we had nothing planned. We were cruise-weary and had one goal in mind: get food. [...]

  • Ketchikan, alaska

Alaskan Cruise with Kids – Part 5, Ketchikan

June 25th, 2017|0 Comments

Day 5 Ketchikan. We found ourselves in Ketchikan on day 5 with nothing planned. So we just decided to see what there was to see. Watching sea planes land and takeoff never gets old. [...]

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Alaskan Cruise with Kids – Part 4, Sitka

June 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Day 4 Sitka, Alaska. We pulled into port at about 7:00 am and readied ourselves for a whirlwind tour of Sitka. The thing about cruising is that you really don't have that much control over [...]

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Alaskan Cruise with Kids – Part 3, Glacier Bay National Park

June 18th, 2017|2 Comments

Day 3 Cruising through Glacier Bay National Park. I have to start this post by stating unequivocally that this day was filled with unparalleled natural beauty, the likes of which I have never before experienced [...]



There are very few sites about traveling with little ones, so we decided to share some tips and some of the things we learned along the way. We are very excited that you’re here!



Traveling as a family is not only fun, but is incredibly educational. Give your children the gift of experiencing what the world around them offers. You’ll be surprised to learn so much about yourself and your children.