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Review: Gansevoort Park Avenue Hotel NYC

Wait, New York City with NO KIDS?!?! Well it was a business conference after all, but luckily the organizers chose a kick ass hotel. So, off to the Big Apple without needing to plan any family activities. And I’m no slouch, but a trip to NYC always means you’ve got to bring your GAME. And this…

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San Diego Theme Parks in 5 Days

San Diego is known for its famous theme park and amusement destinations, and I wrote this story recently for Hilton Mom Voyage on hitting all the major San Diego theme parks in 5 days. Click here to read some great tips at HiltonMomVoyage.com. We had a blast behind the scenes at the world-famous San Diego Zoo  

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Visit Cambodia, Inspired by a Video Game

Who knew that playing the video game Tomb Raider, and watching Angelina Jolie play Lara Croft in the movies of the same name, would lead us to an epic visit to Cambodia? Well it was a bucket list adventure, and our whole family loved this country. Lara Croft inspired our trip to Cambodia. How’s that…

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Plymouth Rock – More Like A Stone

Plymouth Rock is one of those hyper historical points of interest in US history that are must-see destinations, and I am firmly convinced we should all view it in person. This rock signifies the touchstone of what would become our great nation, and its story is one we have been told since we were all wee tykes….

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Flying From Tijuana Airport Is Easy

When we first started talking about a family vacation in Mexico, flying from the Tijuana Airport seemed like a great option – and bonus points because it was easy and cheap! Now before I go on, please purge from your list of negative associated with Tijuana – it is completely safe and very US-friendly. If…

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Visit Iguanas and Molè in Huatulco, MX

Mexico is a place of deep comfort for our family. We’ve traveled here many times to enjoy the easy, breezy lifestyle, the tropical beaches, the green jungle and the amazing food. But it’s the people that keep us coming back – always friendly, with easy smiles, warm hearts and laid back lifestyles. So it was…

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A Zen Weekend at Two Bunch Palms Resort & Spa

I had reached that breaking point – you know the one. Crispy around the edges, a little too sharp with my responses to the kids’ and coworkers’ demands, generally being a bitch. Yes, daddies get there too. Luckily I have an amazing family, who understood my need for some “me time”. So it was off…

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Lair of the Bear Family Camp

Each summer from the time I was 5 years old, we spent a week together at a family camp called Lair of the Bear. The Lair, as it was fondly nicknamed, was open to alumni of the University of California system, and since my dad was a graduate of UC Berkeley, we were invited to…

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