Rhythm! Discovery Center – 30 Day Road Trip: Indianapolis, IN

Thank you VisitIndy.com for the complimentary tickets to facilitate this post. All opinions are my own. #LoveIndy Rhythm! Discovery Center is THE place to be for fun, music, percussions, and more!  In case you missed it, I took my kids on a 30 day road trip around the US, and one of our stops was […]

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30 Day Road Trip: Indianapolis, IN Day 11-13

Thank you VisitIndy.com for providing complimentary food and fun to facilitate this post, and keep it free to my readers. All opinions are my own. #LoveIndy The fun we had in a city we knew nothing about, and all the family friendly activities you can imagine! Indianapolis was a blast! 11 days into our 30 […]

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30 Day Road Trip: Chicago, Day 10

Chicago has a lot of family friendly fun to offer! How we spent a day, plus some advice for parking, toll roads, and low cost accommodations. So here’s what’s going on: I am on a 30 day road trip with my kids, and we have had a number of stops along the way. Find our […]

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30 Day Road Trip: Nauvoo, IL Days 7-9

The historic sites of Nauvoo, IL and all the fun we had playing pioneers, learning about how they lived their daily life, and enjoying some time together! Okay, so I put my kids in the car, and headed out for a 30 day road trip across the US. You can see our basic route above, […]

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30 Day Road Trip: Nebraska Days 4-6

Our time in Nebraska during our 30 day road trip! And tips for making long drives easier with kids, and some fun places to camp in Nebraska! In case you are just joining us, here’s the scoop: I packed my kids in my mini-van, along with my sister, and headed out for a 30 day […]

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30 Day Road Trip: Fort Collins/Denver, Days 1-3

Stop one: Fort Collins/Denver, CO! Our time in Fort Collins/Denver and tips for making road tripping more affordable with smart accommodations! If you are new, let me catch you up, I decided to take my kids on a 30 day road trip across the US. My 4 kids, myself, and my sister (backup), are all […]

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30 Days on the road this summer. A road trip with my kids!

30 Day Road Trip

A month long road trip, over 6000 miles, with my kids, in my mini-van, to see the country, learn some history, and have a whole lot of fun!  So maybe I am crazy, but I just get so sick of being at home all summer long. We have plenty to do, but this summer I […]

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Don't sell yourself short, you are beautiful! TravelParentEat.com

You ARE Beautiful!

Yeah, I am risking a lot sharing this picture of myself from sixth grade.  Believe it or not, this was the retake picture!  I can’t even remember how bad the first one must have been for me to go with this choice.  Not a great year, apparently. The first time my husband saw this picture […]

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What parks to see, and what beaches to visit in this week's State of the Week Highlight: Southern California

State of the Week Highlight: Southern California

No, Southern California isn’t really its own state, but California is SO big, and has totally different family options in the North and South, we are dividing it into two. A lot of the family friendly fun in Southern California is related to the amusement parks. We’ve already highlighted a little about Disneyland here, so let’s […]

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State of the Week Highlight: Louisiana

We’re changing things up a bit this week, in honor of Mardi Gras (aka Fat Tuesday).  Where else do you celebrate Mardi Gras than Louisiana?  That’s right, you have to celebrate Mardi Gras in Louisiana. To help me share a little more about Louisiana, I asked my BFF, Lisa to share a little about where […]

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