Antarctic Adventure

Every couple should take an annual trip without kids, rekindling the relationship that existed before the children arrived. In this case, we got as far away as possible—a voyage to the seventh continent. Turns out, you don’t need kids around read more...

Exploring Ecuador

Four weeks hardly seem enough to explore Ecuador, but we’ll do our best. This nation is compact — about the size of Colorado — but hyper-diverse. The weather stays fairly consistent year round, but climate varies drastically by region. We’re read more...

Ushuaia, Argentina

The southernmost city in the world, is a great location for wildlife viewing and active outdoor adventure. We love the bay cruises, glacier and forest hikes, kayak trips, and scenery. read more...

Back to School Camel Bite

Homework, hating chocolate, and camel bites go together after all. Because anything is possible with a Dayton boy. read more...
Panama canal

Colombia & Panama With Kids

This is the first extended stay where John will be traveling with our four daughters and me for the entire trip! I wonder if we’ll all like each other when we’re done. read more...

Masai Mara

Making Memories in the Masai Mara

Seconds later, I had a cheetah above my daughter and me peering in at us through the roof hatch. For a moment I thought he was going to jump right in and help himself to our biscuits, but instead, he decided to lie down on the roof! read more...