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Best Children’s Museums in Wisconsin

February 6, 2016 – 7:00 pm

Between the years 2010 and 2015, I visited just about every children’s museum, public museum, history museum, and discovery center in the state of Wisconsin (with the exception of the Northwood’s Children’s Museum in Eagle …

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Little House Pilgrimage: Walnut Grove to Mankato, Minnesota

February 10, 2016 – 7:51 pm
Little House Lunch Box

While driving through Southern Minnesota a few years ago, I realized we were in the heart of Laura Ingalls Wilder country. Pioneer author made famous by the Little House on the Prairie television series, Laura Ingalls Wilder lived in Iowa, Minnesota, Kansas, Missouri, South Dakota, and Wisconsin during her lifetime.     Walnut Grove

Perhaps the most famous of the Little House locations is Laura’s childhood home, Walnut Grove, Minnesota. In the television series, Laura (Melissa Gilbert) lives with her family in a log cabin in the Minnesota prairie (which, by the way, looks nothing like the various California locations where the show was filmed). On regular, and sometimes special, occasions one or more members of the Ingalls family would hitch up their covered wagon and travel to Sleepy Eye or Mankato.

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Creative Ways to Keep the Backseat Quiet

February 5, 2016 – 11:54 am
Kids Sleeping

Road Trip: Key Largo to Key West

February 1, 2016 – 1:09 pm

A Drive to Die For: Highway 89A Sedona to Flagstaff

January 30, 2016 – 3:40 pm

An Insider’s Guide to Milwaukee

January 25, 2016 – 11:02 pm

FlightHub’s Guide for the Ultimate Family Vacation in Vancouver

January 20, 2016 – 8:00 am

FlightHub’s Guide to the Best Weekend in Montreal

January 19, 2016 – 5:28 pm
I just love the DA40 for that kind of shot

Keep the Kids Happy on a Road Trip to London

January 18, 2016 – 1:46 pm

Family Vacation in Scotland: Hub & Spokes Road Trip

January 7, 2016 – 9:29 am
Highland Games, Lochearnhead, dancers

Five Family Holidays on Five Different Continents

January 6, 2016 – 12:19 pm
Dennis Jarvis Temple of the Winds

Using CityPASS in Seattle, Washington

December 28, 2015 – 2:41 pm
Seattle Skyline Header

Family Fun in Decorah, Iowa

December 25, 2015 – 5:27 pm

Exploring the Finger Lakes Region in New York State

December 17, 2015 – 4:39 pm
FLR Feature

Three Amazing Road Trips on Route 57: The UK and Ireland’s Route 66

December 8, 2015 – 2:34 pm
Route 57 with map

Best Souvenirs from Tombstone, Arizona

November 28, 2015 – 8:15 pm
rock band cropped