Category: Travel & Auto Tips

Quick and Easy Packing for Vacation

By Rachel Hoeing I don’t know about your family, but when it comes to the fun chore of packing for vacation, the bulk of it has usually always landed on me. As my...

Family Vacations – From Day Zips to Week Trips

By Dennette Bailey “Freedom, freedom!” Those are the words my 8-year old daughter screamed in jubilation as we rode the Soarin’ Ride at Disney’s Epcot theme...

Are We Having Fun Yet?

By TMoM Team Member Allison Tobey On average, two million people fly per day, so I am sure every one of these two million passengers has their own story to tell. I want...

Riding Shotgun (and other car safety issues)

By Katie Moosbrugger We reached a much-anticipated milestone at my daughter’s 10-year well-check. The doctor announced she weighs exactly 80 pounds. You’re...

Weekend Trip Idea: Cabin Camping

By Guest Blogger April Caudle Want to take your family camping but aren’t sure where to go or what to bring? You like the idea of “getting away” to...

Day Trip Idea: Hanging Rock State Park

By Rachel Hoeing Hanging Rock is one of my favorite places to be on a beautiful Fall or Spring Day. It is located in Danbury, NC, which is about 1 ½ hours from...

Family Vacation Idea: Universal Studios

By Katie Moosbrugger (with help from TMoM reader Amie Blanks) By now you know we’ve featured several posts about visiting Disney World (we have an entire category...

Travel Apps for Families on the Go!

By Katie Moosbrugger I’m about to embark on my fourth eight-hour-door-to-door–no-hubby-support car trip with the kids this summer, and am already thinking about...

Weekend Trip Idea: Maggie Valley, NC

By Kristen Bagwell It’s that time of year again when we feature many of our favorite day and weekend trips for families in the Triad. We have an entire category on...

Traveling with the Kiddos

My guess is that a large percentage of our readers will be hopping in the car to travel somewhere within the next few weeks. Whether you have a two hour trip or a twenty...